The Diploma in Theology introduces students to the key theological disciplines of Biblical Studies and Christian Thought and History. This may be extended by further study in those disciplines or by electives in the area of practical ministry studies. It may be possible for students to undertake study in a ministry setting as part of the course.
Kew Vic, Australia
The Diploma in Theology consists of 144 points of study, comprising:
36 points of study in Biblical Studies (Field B)
36 points of study in Christian Thought and History (Field C)
a further 72 points of study.
Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education or equivalent. Probationary admission is available to approved persons aged 21 or greater who have not completed the Victorian Certificate of Education.
Prospective students apply by direct entry to a College of the University. The Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) is not used in selection at the University of Divinity.
The Diploma in Theology requires completion of 8 standard undergraduate units.
$14,112 for a year of full-time study (8 units).
Graduates may proceed to an Advanced Diploma in Theology and Ministry, an Advanced Diploma in Philosophy, or to the Bachelor of Ministry or Bachelor of Theology.