Graduate Certificate in Research Methodology
The Graduate Certificate in Research Methodology equips students to apply sophisticated research skills to complex issues such as the development of a research proposal, gathering of and conceptual processing of research material, and the presentation of a research artefact, such as a dissertation.

Course Outcomes

Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Research Methodology:
  1. have a working knowledge of terms, assumptions and approaches to research that are current in selected theological disciplines;
  2. have familiarity with research methods, protocols, practices and ethics;
  3. apply focussed research methods towards complex research issues;
  4. apply writing and communication skills to the presentation of research results. 

Entry Requirements

Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or
5 years relevant work experience or professional attainment


45 credit points:

Normal Duration

6 months — 2 years



Rev. Dr Kevin Lenehan, Associate Dean (Postgraduate and Research)