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M.Phil. On Campus

Christian Theology

Trinity College Dublin

12 months
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17374 EUR/year
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About

The Christian Theology programme of Trinity College Dublin provides students with the opportunity to gain an in-depth knowledge of core issues in Christian theology and to develop skills of critical thinking in relation to them. Students are introduced to historical scholarship and to rigorous contemporary theological investigation.

Overview

Course Description

The focus on theological studies of the highest academic standing prepares students to contribute to public debates on theological issues in contemporary societies.

The Christian Theology programme of Trinity College Dublin is currently taught by Loyola staff in the School of Religion.

The M.Phil. is delivered full-time over one year (12 months) or part-time over two years. Lectures will normally be held on Monday and Thursday evenings. Some elective modules may be held during the day.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Method and Theory in the Study of Theology
  • Violence and Grace in the Human Narrative
  • The First Words: Theology/ies of the Bible
  • Readings in Classical Theological Texts
  • Theology and the Arts
  • Christianity of the Celtic World (600-1000 AD)

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to this course is at graduate level. Applicants will normally hold a good honors degree (minimum 2.1) in theology from a recognized university.
  • Applicants whose degree is in a different but relevant discipline, such as philosophy, history or religious education, will be considered on a case by case basis. 
  • Exceptional cases where applicants do not fully meet the above criteria but make a reasonable case for admissions otherwise will be considered by the Dean of Graduate Studies.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17374 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17374 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9370 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9370 EUR per year during 12 months.

Part-time fees:

  • EU/EEA: 6,130 EUR
  • Non-EU/EEA: 10,348 EUR

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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