The increasing demand for highly qualified and professionally competent leaders, managers and educators has become an important feature of modern professions worldwide.
The Graduate Certificate of Theology is a postgraduate degree that offers the opportunity for those holding an undergraduate degree to expand their learning in the area of theology and its aligned disciplines. The program includes compulsory foundational studies in Theology and Biblical Studies, and an opportunity to choose from a broad range of directed courses in the generic option, or to focus in on Religious Education in the religious education specialisation.
Is it for you?
This unique degree will help you develop and expand your skills and knowledge in theology and its aligned disciplines.
The Graduate Certificate in Theology at the University of Newcastle is a cutting edge, intellectually rigorous, and highly relevant degree program for training in theological reasoning and the sophisticated reading of complex texts. With a higher level degree, undertaken with supervision from theological specialists, this is an opportunity to explore and develop multiple skills in a range of theological disciplines.
As a liberal arts program the Graduate Certificate allows students to prepare for a wide range of careers including teaching, social work, the caring professions, journalism and the media and various forms of ministry.