Taught course

Systematic and Historical Theology

Institution
University of St Andrews · School of Divinity
Qualifications
PGDipMLitt

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally need at least a UK 2:1 degree or equivalent in Theology or a closely related discipline

Months of entry

September

Course content

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.

Course highlights

  • 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.

Teaching format

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

UK students
£7500
International students
£17090

http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/study/pg/fees-and-funding/

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

part time
21 months
full time
9 months

MLitt

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Secretary
Email
divinitypg@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1334 462850