18 months full-time, or 4 years part-time
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 further research and learning. The course of study for the Master of Theology by Research consists of the preparation of a thesis of up to 40,000 words for examination.
COST: Fees for the Master of Theology by Research are charged per semester at $6,144. The total cost of a Master of Theology by Research (3 semesters full-time, or 6 semesters part-time) is $18,432.
ADMISSION CRITERIA: The applicant must have achieved: (a) a Masters by coursework with no less than a 75% average; or (b) a Graduate Diploma with no less than a 75% average; or (c) a four year undergraduate degree with Honours with no less than a 75% average. In addition, the applicant must also have completed a research essay or Minor Thesis of at least 16,000 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.
FOLLOW ON STUDY: Graduates may be eligible for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy.
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