Master of Divinity

Abbreviation:

MDiv

CRICOS Course Code:

063710D

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF):

Level 9 Masters Degree (Extended)

Entry Requirements:

A three-year bachelor award or equivalent in a non-theology discipline  

Course Duration:                            

4 years full time or part time equivalent (maximum of 9 years) 

At St Andrew's, this course incorporates additional requirements such as Byzantine ecclesiastical music, Modern Greek language lessons, pastoral field education, liturgical observances, seminars, and research work.

Students not affiliated (nor planning affiliation) with the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, may have the opportunity to complete the BTh as a 3-year course (full-time, or part-time equivalent) without the need to complete internal requirements such as Byzantine ecclesiastical music and Modern Greek language lessons.

Course Structure:                                           

24 units (216 credit points)

Tuition Fees and Scholarships:

Refer to Course Information Sheet (below)

Vocational and Career Paths:                    

Graduates may be called to discern a vocation to ordination under the guidance of the appropriate Church authority, or to pursue (often in conjunction with additional studies) a range of career options in areas such as church administration, tertiary academia, primary and secondary teaching, social work, and chaplaincy within hospitals and aged‐care homes, correctional services, police and defence forces, and universities. They can also pursue careers in other areas that utilise the skills they have acquired in their degree, such as civil service, law, research, journalism and media, administration, and public relations.

English Proficiency:        

Applicants whose entry qualifications were obtained in an institution where English is not the language of instruction normally require a minimum International English Language Testing System (IELTS, or equivalent) score of 7.0 in all bands of the ‘academic format’ of the test.

Application Dates:

Please check the website for ‘Important Dates’.

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Last updated: 6 December 2021