MA in Pastoral Theology

General

Program Description

Integrate theology and experience, theory and practice, and faith and action in this degree, as you reflect on the relationships between faith, humanity, experience, practice, professional and working life, church, culture, social context and theology, taking account of different traditions.

This degree attracts people in, or preparing for, ordained or lay ministry in the Christian churches and those in a variety of other professions.

CORE MODULES

  • Foundations of Pastoral Theology
  • Religion: Context and Crisis

OPTIONAL MODULES

  • Mission and Ministry
  • Modern Theologies of Liturgy
  • The Bible in the life of the Church
  • Theology of Religious Life

Entry

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

Interim awards

  • PGCert Pastoral Theology
  • PGDip Pastoral Theology

Course length

  • 1 years full-time
  • 2 years part-time
Last updated Sep 2017

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