Graduate Certificate in Theology


6 months (full-time),
up to 3 years (part-time)


Classroom, Online, Mixed

Total cost

$8,196 (At 2022 fees)

Next intake

February, July

Course Overview.

The Graduate Certificate in Theology qualifies students in theological study by developing or deepening their knowledge and skills in theological disciplines. It serves as a foundation for further study and a means of critically engaging Christian thought and traditions. Graduates are able to articulate insights for Christian life and social engagement.

For more information on the Graduate Certificate in Theology and it’s course regulation please follow this link.

Course outcomes.

Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Theology:
  1. have knowledge of sources, terms and conceptual frameworks required for theological engagement;
  2. have research, analysis and communication skills applicable to theological studies;
  3. apply skills of interpretation to texts and traditions with awareness of context, implications and application to historical and or contemporary issues;
  4. apply theological and hermeneutical skills in clearly articulating insights relevant to life, work and community settings.

Course structure.

The Graduate Certificate in Theology consists of 72 points of Foundational units taken across three Disciplines in at least two Fields.

Admission criteria.

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree, or an approved equivalent.Graduates may proceed to the Graduate Diploma in Theology or Master of Theological Studies.

Have questions about the course or application process?

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2022 Intake!

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Applications close 30th January