Graduate Certificate in Theology
The Graduate Certificate in Theology (GCTheol) 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.

Course Learning 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.

Admission Criteria

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree, or an approved equivalent.

Course Structure

The Graduate Certificate in Theology consist of 72 points at Level 8 in three disciplines in at least two fields. 

Pre-2019 units of 15 points in volume will be counted as 24 points for the purposed of course completion (10 point = 16 points) 

Normal Duration

1 semester – 2 years

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Study Pathways


To Be Advised, Associate Dean (Postgraduate and Research)