Contemporary Faith and Belief

Anglia Ruskin University

12 months
7035 GBP/year
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The Contemporary Faith and Belief course at Anglia Ruskin University is taught by Cambridge Theological Federation and accredited by ARU. Join a timely debate about the role of faith and belief, and acquire skills to interpret the world from a theological perspective. 


Throughout the Contemporary Faith and Belief course at Anglia Ruskin University, you'll be supported to:
  • gain an in-depth understanding of ethics and its applicability in a context of cultural and religious pluralism
  • learn the conceptual tools for insight into the processes of moral reasoning, development and decision making in private and public life
  • encounter a diversity of approaches, engaging critically with divergent views of the role of ethics in public life
  • relate the discourse of ethics to a wide range of contemporary personal, professional and public issues
  • undertake a detailed exploration of some issues of significance in the contemporary context.

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules:
  • Human Condition
  • Secularisation in the Christian World
  • Major Project (to achieve an MA)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The normal entry requirement for postgraduate courses at Cambridge Theological Federation (CTF) is a first- or good second-class honours degree in a relevant subject. Examples would include Ethics, Philosophy, Theology, or other related subjects.
  • The CTF will also consider graduates in other disciplines who may also be admitted to the programme on a case-by-case basis.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    7035 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7035 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • UK & EU (full-time), blended learning: £7,900
  • UK & EU (part-time), distance learning: £3,520
  • UK & EU (part-time), blended learning: £3,950


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Contemporary Faith and Belief
Anglia Ruskin University