Taught course

Religious Studies

Institution
Lancaster University · Religious Studies
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

A good second class degree, or equivalent, in any subject. Relevant professional experience may be considered in lieu of standard qualifications. Students not meeting the standard entry qualifications may be asked to write a 3,000 word essay to demonstrate their academic abilities.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme aims to provide you with a secure knowledge of the major theories, concepts and issues relating to Religion in a variety of intellectual traditions and historical and contemporary contexts. You will gain a systematic understanding of a range of debates and discussions raised by past and present religious belief and practice. In addition, the PgCert will equip you with the necessary skills appropriate to evaluating, analysing and interpreting both academic and practitioner approaches to Religion.

In addition to the core module of Studying Religion you will choose two optional modules from the range available in the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion.

Modules

· Studying Religion

· Plus two optional modules

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
£2417 per year
International students
£5167 per year

www.lancaster.ac.uk/pgfunding

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
pprpg@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1524 594262
Fax
+44 (0) 1524 594238