Bachelor of Theology



Why study this course?
The programme is designed to be theologically and biblically rich, vocationally oriented, ecumenically sensitive and integrated with practical experience, so that students may apply what they learn to the challenges of contemporary life and context.  Students will receive a comprehensive foundation in the four key areas of study to stimulate critical thinking and gain a deeper knowledge of their faith; in addition, they will acquire skills for a variety of church-based ministries and other related areas.  Students may complete the programme in 3 years. 

This course is delivered by HKSKH Ming Hua theological College in partnership with Charles Sturt University. Upon completion, the qualifications will be awarded by Charles Sturt University.

Registration Number*
212740

Admission Requirement

  • Attain a score of 13 in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE); or
  • Pass two subjects in Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE); or
  • Relevant industry experience of at least two years - this may include, but is not limited to, Church or NGO-type ministry, nursing or related healthcare profeesions (the caring professions) and school traching at any level.
  • Plus a letter of motivation and two letters of reference.

AND

English language proficiency requirement 
IELTS 6.5 with no minimum score below 6.0, or a qualification demmed by CSU to be equivalent; or
Level 4 in HKDSE English Language; or
Grade D in HKALE Use of English 

Programme Outline

Students are required to complete 24 subjects.  The students must complete 11 foundation subjects first before proceeding to the 11 core subjects; additionally, students should choose 2 out of 6 electives to complete their degree programme; alternatively, students may choose to complete the Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) programme offered at Ming Hua to receive credit transfer which is equivalent to 2 electives.

Biblical StudiesSystematic TheologyChurch HistoryPastoral & Practical Theology

Foundation
THL100INTRODUCTION TO BIBLICAL LANGUAGESTHL111INTRODUCTION TO CHRISTIAN THEOLOGYTHL131THE RISE OF CHRISTIANITY TO 600 CETHL115LITURGICAL THEOLOGY
THL105INTRODUCTION TO THE OLD TESTAMENT STUDIESTHL113BEING THE CHURCHTHL132THE EUROPEAN REFORMATIONS 1400-1700THL120PRACTICAL THEOLOGY
THL106INTRODUCTION TO THE NEW TESTAMENT STUDIES      
THL208THE SYNOPTIC GOSPELS THL215JESUS THE CHRIST  
CoreTHL209WISDOM & WORSHIP TRADITIONSTHL245GOD, HUMANITY & DIFFERENCETHL155RELIGIOUS LIFE IN CHINATHL218CHRISTIAN MINISTRY
THL307THE JOHANNINE LITERATURETHL316THE TRIUNE GODTHL355HISTORY OF CHRISTIANITY IN CHINATHL228PASTORAL CARE  
THL308THE PROPHETIC LITERATURETHL326THEOLOGICAL ETHICS
ElectiveTHL203PAUL & HIS LETTERSTHL341GUIDED RESEARCHTHL330GLOBAL CHRISTIANITYTHL366CHRISTIAN EDUCATION
THL361INT’L STUDY EXPERIENCE
Credit OnlyTHL221CLINICAL PASTORAL EDUCATION

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Enrolment & Enquiries
Please contact Ms. Nicolle Fok
Tel: (852) 2536 7516
Email: nicolle@minghua.org.hk

 *This is a registered course (Reg. No. 212740) under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance.
It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead.