Masters Degree in Theology

Masters degree in Theology (Dissertation)

180 credits

This Masters Degree in Theology is a research degree.  Access to this degree programme requires a BA (Hons) in Theology/Religious Education or an equivalent qualification.

A dissertation of not less than 35 000 words on a religious/theological research area of the student’s choice from the options below (the dissertation must be preceded by an approved Research Proposal): Catechetics; Dogmatics; Ethics; Homiletics; Church- and Dogma History; Missiology; New Testament; Old Testament; Pastoral Studies

 

Masters degree in Theology –  in Christian Ministry (Modules with mini-dissertation)

 

(First enrolment –  2018)

180 credits

Students must be in possession of a modular MDiv or equivalent qualification.  Admission to this degree programme is at the discretion of the Director of Research at the NWU Faculty of Theology and is based on previous assignments and/or research results.

A mini-dissertation of not less than 25 000 words on a religious/theological research area of the student’s choice from the options below (the mini-dissertation must be preceded by an approved Research Proposal):

Catechetics; Dogmatics; Ethics; Homiletics; Church- and Dogma History; Missiology; New Testament; Old Testament; Pastoral Studies

 

Master of Arts in Ancient Languages

180 credits

A dissertation of not less than 35 000 words on a research area of the student’s choice from the options below (the dissertation must be preceded by an approved Research Proposal): Greek; Latin; Semitic Languages