Graduate Diploma in Theology


1 year (full-time),
up to 3 years (part-time)


Classroom, Online, Mixed

Total cost

$16,392 (At 2022 fees)

Next intake

February, July

Course Overview.

The Graduate Diploma in Theology allows students to explore areas of interest in theology. It provides a substantial foundation for further study and a means of engaging Christian thought and traditions. Graduates are able to articulate insights for Christian practice and identity.

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

Course outcomes.

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

Course structure.

The Graduate Diploma in Theology consists of 144 points comprised of:
  • 72 points of Foundational units taken across three disciplines in at least two fields; and
  • a further 72 points.

Admission criteria.

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree or a Graduate Certificate in Theology.

Have questions about the course or application process?

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2022 Intake!

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Applications close 30th January