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Bachelor of Ministry

Description

The Bachelor of Ministry has an emphasis on disciplines by which the knowledge of God is applied to guide Christian practice in the three areas of the field of Ministry and Pracitice: Evangelism and Mission (EM), Pastoral and Church Focused Ministry (PC) and Developmental Ministry (DM).

This course will integrate studies in the Bible and Christian Tradition with practical experience and include supervised practice based learning where appropriate. 

Entry Requirements

Open to persons who have achieved an Australian Tertiary Admission rank (ATAR) score of no less than 65 or equivalent. Mature-age entry is available for candidates 21 years and older.

Course Outcomes

The Bachelor of Ministry introduces students, in a systematic manner, to the classical discipline of theology, as a means of preparing men and women for well-informed participation in the life of the church and, if students so choose, for ministry in one or more areas of pastoral practice.

Career Options

The Bachelor of Ministry has been devised to train men and women for ministry in areas of pastoral practice. Morling is the accrediting college for Baptist ministers in NSW and ACT, and the Bachelor of Ministry is recommended for those who wish to become an accredited Baptist Pastor.

Credit Points

96 credit points at 300/400-level.

Course Duration

3 years full-time (The maximum candidature is 9 years part-time).

Study Modes

Units are available both on-campus and online.

Course Structure

BACHELOR OF MINISTRY
CODE DESCRIPTION CP
OT301 & OT302 Old Testament Introduction 8
NT301 & NT302 New Testament Introduction 8
CH301 & CH302 Church History 8
TH401, TH402, TH403 or TH404 Theology 12
OT4-- & NT4 Exegesis 12*
EM/PC/DM Ministry & Practice 24*
  Electives 24

*Morling strongly encourages students to do at least 2 units in both OT & NT Exegesis subjects.

†Morling normally requires all full-time students to include Guided Spiritual Formation (GSF) as one of these units (PC449 – done over 4 semesters @ 1/4 per semester). No more than ten 300-level units can be taken in the degree.

No more than ten 300-level units can be taken in the degree.

This is a course of the Australian College of Theology.        

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