MA in Theology, Ministry and Mission

We are pleased to announce our new MA study programme at SWMTC starting September 2024.

Successful candidates will complete a Masters Degree in Theology, Ministry and Mission validated by Durham University.

This inspiring and informing 3 years of part time studies will enable students to cover a range of subjects such as Environmental Ethics and Theology, Hermeneutics, Advanced Biblical and Doctrinal subjects as well as research into individual topics via Independent Learning Projects and Final Dissertation.

Join us in this manageable and affordable journey of MA studies.

Download information sheet for more details.

Pre-course requirements: Normally an Upper Second-Class Honours degree or equivalent in a subject relevant to the proposed course of study. Normally students will need a good degree (or other Level 6 qualification, such as a Graduate Diploma) in Theology. Graduates (classed as first-class or 2:1 Honours) in other disciplines with experience of Theology or Religious Studies to at least FHEQ Level 4 (undergraduate Certificate level, awarded with credit or distinction, or with an overall mark of at least 60%) may also be admitted to the programme.  

However, especially for mature students, prior professional experience will be taken into account as well as educational qualifications.

Duration & Attendance: The MA runs across 3 academic years (60 credits per year). This is a part-time programme. Each year consists of six Saturdays of in-person teaching at Plymouth Marjon University plus one on ZoomTM online learning and research.

Fees: The Fee for Year 1 of MA 2024-25 is £2,500 for the year (£100 registration  fee followed by three instalments of £800 due on 1st October 2024, 1st January 2025 and 1st April 2025).

Fees for future years may be subject to inflation but are likely to be similar to Year 1.

Application Procedure: Please contact SWMTC for an Application Form – or tel: 07895 964513

An interview may be required depending on prior learning.