CRICOS code: 096388C (Accredited through UD)
The Master of Theology (Research) is a higher degree by research in divinity, designed for individuals who bring a foundation in divinity. The purpose of the Master of Theology (Research) is to qualify individuals to apply an advanced body of knowledge in divinity in a range of contexts and to provide a pathway for possible further learning.
Enquiries regarding admission—please contact the Associate Dean for Research, Dr Wendy Mayer (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Graduates of the Master of Theology (Research):
Graduates may be eligible for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy or Doctor of Theology.
There are two streams in the Master of Theology. All candidates must attend a minimum of 8 hours of research seminars each year at the University and either a University Research Day or a research conference each year.
A thesis submitted for the MTheol is examined by two examiners external to the University of Divinity.
To be eligible for admission an applicant must satisfy the Research Committee that he or she has completed one of the following awards at the University of Divinity to the specified standard, or an equivalent award in divinity or its associated disciplines at another higher education provider recognised by the Academic Board to an equivalent standard:
An applicant must also satisfy the Research Committee that he or she has completed a research essay or thesis of at least 12,000 words graded at or above 75%. The research essay or thesis may have been completed either within one of the awards listed above or as part of another program of study.
For published information specific to this course, including the associated regulation, go to the Master of Theology (Research).
ALC operates with a policy of credit transfer and recognition of prior learning (RPL); see the Course Credit Policy.
In the MTheol by minor thesis, the postgraduate coursework units are taught either face-to-face or online.
Course updated: 07/12/2017 3:43pm