Degree Programmes



Programmes can be taken on full-time or part-time basis: depending upon the circumstances and flexibility of the candidate. Classes are available daytime and evenings for working professionals.

Key areas of studies

Master of Theology
Why study this programme?
Master of Theology provides advanced critical knowledge and skills in the theological disciplines, and their application to contemporary society and church.   Students will emerge from the programme with a sound knowledge base, well-honed critical skills, and a facility in theological methodologies. Building on previous theological study, students will achieve a high level of professional development, independent judgement and creative thinking. Students may complete the programme in 1.5 years.  

Programme Outline
Students should choose 2 subjects from one of the four areas of study, plus one of the following options:
Option 1: THL501 Guided Research + choose 3 other subjects 
Option 2: THL514 Hermeneutics + THL650 Theology Masters Coursework Dissertation + choose 1 other subject (this may include THL501)

Subjects:

Biblical StudiesSystematic TheologyChurch HistoryPractical Theology
THL511CONTEMPORARY APPROACHES TO BIBLICAL STUDIESTHL512CONTEMPORARY THEOLOGY IN A GLOBAL CONTEXTTHL513CHURCH HISTORY METHODOLOGYTHL518STUDIES IN LITURGY & WORSHIP
THL514HERMENEUTICSTHL542POLITICAL THEOLOGYTHL575HISTORY OF CHRISTIANITY IN CHINATHL519CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN PRACTICAL THEOLOGY
THL517ADVANCED BIBLICAL EXEGESISTHL545CLASSIC TEXTS IN CHRISTIAN THEOLOGYTHL540PUBLIC THEOLOGY
THL535SEMINAR IN BIBLICAL & THEOLOGICAL INTERPRETATION
THL501 GUIDED RESEARCH
THL650 THEOLOGY MASTERS COURSEWORK DISSERTATION

Admission Requirement
Prospective students are expected to have attained a Bachelor degree in a related field in order for them to continue on this programme.  Candidates would require a referee to ascertain their academic capability to be considered for study at the College.

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

Download Application Form:  

New student    
Existing student 

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. 

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.

Admission Requirement
Prospective students are expected to have attained at least the equivalent of secondary school education level, with fluency in English.  Candidates would require a referee to ascertain their academic capability to be considered for study at the College.

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

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

Download Application Form:  

New student    
Existing student