Applicants will normally need at least a UK 2:1 degree or equivalent in Theology or a closely related discipline
Months of entry
The MLitt in Systematic and Historical Theology offers students the opportunity to engage at a high level with the study of Christian doctrine in its historical context and systematic expression.
- Engages with the study of Christian doctrine in its historical context and systematic expression.
- Examines the historical development and present expression of a number of core doctrines, and investigates the theological contribution of some major figures in the tradition.
- Integrates the study of theology with biblical interpretation.
The MLitt in Systematic and Historical Theology is a one-year taught programme run by the School of Divinity.
The programme comprises 120 credits from taught modules held over two semesters, featuring both lectures and discussions. Modules are assessed by a combination of essays and examination.Class sizes in the School of Divinity typically range from 6 to 12 students.
Over the course of the year, but with particular focus over the last three months, you will research and write a 15,000 word dissertation.
Information for international students
IELTS 7.0 overall or equivalent is required
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Secretary
- +44 (0)1334 462850