MTH Master of Theology

General

Programme Description

Undertake a detailed and advanced study of the central teachings of Christianity. By undertaking a greater proportion of research skills than a typical Masters’ programme, you will be supported in preparing for a further research degree.

CORE MODULES

  • Central Themes in Modern Christian Theology
  • Research Skills in Theology

OPTIONAL MODULES

  • Christianity in Dialogue
  • Foundations of Ethics
  • Moral Imagination, Art and Spirituality
  • Augustine and the Christian Tradition
  • The Bible in the life of the Church
  • Critical Aspects of Biblical Interpretation (Old Testament)
  • Critical Aspects of Biblical Interpretation (New Testament)
  • Foundations of Pastoral Theology
  • Religion: Context and Crisis
  • Foundations for the Study of Christian Spirituality
  • History of Christian Mysticism to the Reformation

Entry

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

Interim awards

  • PGCert Theology
  • PGDip Theology

Course length

  • 2 years full-time
  • 3-4 years part-time
Last updated Jan 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