MA Canon Law

General

Program Description

This study of Roman Catholic Canon Law grew from an interest in canon law outside of ecclesiastical circles and within the church since the Second Vatican Council and subsequent revision of canon law.

The programme attracts civil lawyers, theologians, priests, people engaged in parish work and religious education and people working on marriage tribunals.

MODULES

  • General Introduction to Canon Law
  • Marriage at Canon Law
  • The People of God
  • Sacramental Law

Entry

An honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent in theology or in another appropriate subject

Interim awards

  • PGCert Canon Law
  • PGDip Canon Law

Course length

  • 1 years full-time
  • 2 years part-time
Last updated January 2018

About the School

For over 400 years, Heythrop College has specialised in the study of Philosophy and Theology. Here, these subjects are not merely departments within a larger institution; the whole College is devoted

For over 400 years, Heythrop College has specialised in the study of Philosophy and Theology. Here, these subjects are not merely departments within a larger institution; the whole College is devoted Read less