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Systematic Theology MTh

University of Aberdeen · Divinity and Religious Studies

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If you want to enrich your ministry Systematic Theology can develop your knowledge and experience.
You get advanced, structured study to explore the discipline; deepen your understanding of the scope and coherence of Christian teaching; analyse the development of Christian doctrine; and you develop the ability to analyse classical and contemporary theological texts. The degree can prepare you for further advanced research in Theology or it can improve your understanding within your current or future role.


Courses include: Readings in Systematic Theology, The Christian Doctrine of God, Dissertation. Optional courses include: Creation of Christian Ethics, Special Subject, Great Thinkers in Theological Ethics, Special Subject

Why Study at Aberdeen?

  • Theology and Religion have been taught at the University since Bishop Elphinstone founded Kings College in 1495 and recognised the importance of these areas in the new university which is now University of Aberdeen.
  • You join a lively community committed to academically rigorous study, reading and exploration of major Christian Doctrines.

Quick Facts

  • Start Date – September
  • Delivery – Campus
  • Study Options – Full Time, Part Time
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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

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