Academic Higher Education / Undergraduate Awards

Diploma in Theology


1 year full-time, up to 4 years part-time

Modes of Study

Classroom, mixed, online


$16,376 at 2024 fees

Start Date

February, July


The Diploma in Theology introduces students to the key theological disciplines of Biblical Studies and Christian Thought and History.  This may be extended by further study in those disciplines or by electives in the area of practical ministry studies. It may be possible for students to undertake study in a ministry setting as part of the course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Diploma in Theology

  • have sound foundational skills for critical study of Christian texts.
  • have skills to articulate foundational theological and scriptural knowledge and reflection.
  • have developed clear analytical skills allowing them to analyse and communicate sound theological arguments.
  • apply their skills and knowledge to their own and other contexts and traditions.
  • apply their skills and knowledge to the service of others through practical engagement and in contexts such as conversation.


For more information on this course, or to apply for this course at St Barnabas College, contact us today.