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Course summary

Why this course? • With campus-based and online delivery, our course is specifically designed for people who may already have significant life commitments. • Our staff have a wide range of research interests and expertise including African Christianity, ecclesiology, historical theology, systematic theology, public theology, practical theology and Pentecostalism. • Our historical connections with diverse churches, and the wealth of experience represented in our students and staff make this a rich and invigorating environment for study. • More than just an academic programme, we are a community that studies, worships and grows together. About this course Christian Theology asks the big questions of faith: Who is God? How does God speak in history and among people today? Mission directs us to the world around us, asking us to consider how God’s desire to reach all people informs the way we understand our purpose. And Practice calls us to look at everyday experiences in our vocation, community, and family, reflecting on who we are and what we do as followers of Jesus. In this course, these three strands of academic study unite into the single chord of a transformative experience. Graduates from our programme know how to frame questions and pursue answers in practical, faithful ways. They understand the needs of the world around them, and they are equipped to be effective and reflective Christian practitioners in a variety of professions and contexts. Skills In our BA Theology, Mission, and Practice program, our foremost commitment is to empower you with a comprehensive skillset. This encompasses the ability to articulate profound questions of faith and navigate them through practical and faithful exploration. Moreover, our curriculum ensures that you comprehend the exigencies of the world, enabling you to emerge as adept, reflective Christian practitioners proficient in diverse professional fields and contexts. Career opportunities Graduates of the BA Theology, Mission, and Practice program have a multitude of career pathways awaiting them, including roles in church ministry, social services, chaplaincy, religious education, and Christian charities. Additionally, a significant number of our alumni have embarked on advanced studies at the Master's and doctoral levels. To further enrich your skills and experiences, at Level 5, you'll have the privilege of selecting a specialized program track from the following options: Christian Education, Chaplaincy, Pastoral Ministry & Care, or Missional Leadership. Through hands-on professional placements, your final-year project, and insightful seminars led by seasoned professionals in the field, you'll gain the practical knowledge and expertise vital for achieving success in your chosen field of interest.

Modules

Here are some of the varied range of modules we currently offer: Year 1 Compulsory Modules Scripture 1 (Old Testament) Scripture 2 (New Testament) The Contexts of Ministry 1 Study Skills for Ministerial Theology Navigating Church History Introduction to Christian Doctrine Optional Modules English for Academic Study Year 2 Compulsory Modules The Contexts of Ministry 2 Short Ministry Placement Engaging Scripture Optional Modules Christian Ethics Church and World Religions Pentecostal Theology in Context Mission in the 21st Century Modern Christian Doctrine Liturgy and Liberty in Worship Christian Apologetics Introduction to New Testament Greek

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

There are no formal entry requirements and you will not be expected to have any academic or theological background although, where appropriate, those who have already done some church-related study will be welcome. Applications are considered throughout the year, for September start. Full-time applicants should apply through UCAS. If you would like to discuss the programme further, do email the convener to arrange an appointment: [email protected].

Additional entry requirements

Interview


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6with a minimum of 5.5 in each band
TOEFL (iBT)80with the following minimum scores: Reading: 18 Writing: 17 Listening: 17 Speaking: 20
PTE Academic59with no less than 59 in any band
Cambridge English AdvancedCgrade C in tests prior to 2015 with no less than 'weak' in any band

We may accept other high school English qualifications if you are applying for an undergraduate degree. Please contact us at [email protected] to clarify.

English Language requirements

https://www.roehampton.ac.uk/international/entry-requirements/


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £15000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £15000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note the fee amounts listed are from 2023. In some cases fees will increase for the following year.
Theology, Mission and Practice at University of Roehampton - UCAS