Research course

Theology and Religious Studies

Institution
Canterbury Christ Church University · Theology and Religious Studies
Qualifications
MA by researchMPhilPhD

Entry requirements

MA by Research

For an MA by Research we normally expect an Upper Second or First Class BA (hons) degree (or equivalent) in Theology and/or Religious Studies or a cognate relevant area.

PhD

The minimal qualification for PhD applicants is: a good bachelor's degree in a relevant subject, an excellent research proposal.

MA by Research and MPhil/PhD

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

MA by Research

Supervision in Theology can be offered in areas such as Biblical studies; Patristics; Church History; History and Interpretation of Christian doctrine; Systematics/Constructive Theology; Modern Theology and Philosophy, Theology and Sexuality; Theology and Theatre/Performance Studies, Political Theology and Black Theology.

Supervision in Religious Studies can be offered in areas such as Comparative Religious Studies; Jewish Studies; Jewish-Christian dialogue; Hindu Studies; Buddhist Studies; Tibetan Studies; Religion and Visual Culture; Religion and Literature; Philosophy of Religion; Religion and Social Theory; Religion, Gender and Sexuality; Religion and Postmodernity.

For more information visit out website.

Available as an MPhil and PhD.

Department specialisms

See departmental website: http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/study-here/postgraduate-research/research-areas/theology-and-religious-studies.aspx

Information for international students

Canterbury Christ Church University welcomes applications from International Students. For more information please visit our website.

Fees and funding

For up to date fee and loan information please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

block mode
NA months
distance learning
24 months
part time
24 months
full time
12 months

MPhil

distance learning
36 months
part time
36 months
full time
24 months

PhD

distance learning
60 months
part time
60 months
block mode
NA months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Brian Capper
Email
brian.capper@canterbury.ac.uk