MA in Christian Theology

General

Program Description

Deepen your grasp of the religious teachings at the heart of Christianity. You will bring together historical and contemporary examinations of the theological ideas which have shaped Christian faith and identity and delve into the central teachings of Christianity.

This degree is specially designed for teachers of Religious Education at the secondary level, those engaged in Christian ministry in its many forms, and those who want to enrich their understanding of the on-going theological tradition which supports Christian faith and life.

CORE MODULES

  • Augustine and the Christian Tradition
  • Central Themes in Modern Christian Theology

OPTIONAL MODULES GROUP ONE

  • Religion: Context and Crisis
  • Jewish-Christian Relations

OPTIONAL MODULES GROUP TWO

  • The Bible in the life of the Church
  • Christianity in Dialogue

Entry

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

Interim awards

  • PGCert Christian Theology
  • PGDip Christian Theology

Course length

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

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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