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Dogmatics and Christian Ethics (Coursework), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #551 (QS) ,
The Faculty of Theology and Religion is one of the leading theological institutions in South Africa and in Africa at large. It is known for its quality research, relevant teaching and learning programmes, and community engagement, especially through its Centres. This Dogmatics and Christian Ethics (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

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Faculty Notes

The University of Pretoria has the oldest fully-fledged Faculty of Theology and Religion in South Africa, and our Faculty is rated first in Africa and 14th in the world in terms of research impact. This is proof of the high standard at which theology is practised at the University of Pretoria and the fact that academic excellence is a non-negotiable trait of the Faculty. This Dogmatics and Christian Ethics (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Course Overview:

  • This programme offers the student with a four year BDiv, a BThHons or equivalent qualification, the opportunity of theological specialisation and research at Master’s level. The coursework modules provide the opportunity to acquire specialist skills in the practical field of the Ministry.
  • Also consult General Regulations as applicable to Master’s degree programmes.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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General Requirements

The theological discipline selected must correlate with the major or one of the majors of the preceding degree if its curricular structure provided for majors.
  • Hebrew at 200 level if Old Testament Studies is slected as a field of study. If Hebrew 200 was not passed at a university, the student may be admitted after an assessment and with the approval of the Head of Department.
  • Greek at 200 level if New Testament Studies is selected as a field of study. If Greek 200 was not passed at a university, the student may be admitted after an assessment and with the approval of the Head of Department.If contextual/social/political/economic themes are proposed the language requirement may be waived.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2026 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2026 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    2026 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2026 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
From R34 000 to R39 000

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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