Bachelor of Theology (Honours)

BACHELOR OF THEOLOGY (Honours) - BTh(Hons)

AWARD SUMMARY

ENROLMENT

Course Title
Bachelor of Theology (Honours)

AQF Level
AQF 8 – Honours Degree

Postnominals
BTh (Hons)

Entrance Requirements
BTh with overall GPA of 2.7+/4.0; and,
GPA of 3.0+/4.0 in the area of specialization

Course Duration
1 year full-time or 3 years part-time

Course Structure
72 credit points (4 course units and a 36 credit point thesis) at AQF 8 and AQF 9 level (8500 and 9600 series)

  • the Research Methodology unit X8500 (9 credit points) in the area of specialization
  • one Honours Seminar unit X8597 (9 credit points) in the area of specialization
  • two 9600 level units (18 credit points) in the area of specialization
  • 20,000 word Honours Thesis X8598 (36 credit points) in the area of specialization


Graduate Rationale
The Bachelor of Theology (Honours) qualifies candidates who apply a body of theological knowledge in a specific context to undertake professional work and as pathway for research and further learning in one or more theologically-related disciplines.

Articulation to Other SCD Awards
Students may articulate to the Master of Philosophy, the Doctor of Ministry, the Doctor of Philosophy, or the Doctor of Theology provided they meet the entry requirements.

Official SCD Regulations for the BTh (Hons)