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Bachelor of Theology (Honours)

ACU English Language Centres

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00004G

The Bachelor of Theology (Honours) is a one-year programme for high-achieving students who have completed the Bachelor of Theology pass degree or equivalent.Undertake a focused research project framed by one-on-one supervision with one of our internationally-recognised academic staff, and engage in an in-depth study of an area of theology or biblical studies in which you are particularly interested.Aside from expanding your knowledge, a theology honours degree will give you an edge in an increasingly competitive job market. You will enhance your capacity across high-level research, as well as your writing and problem solving skills – highly transferable skills that employers have identified as the necessary skill-sets for sustaining a long, distinguished and personally rewarding career.


80 credit points.


  • Theology

Standard entry requirements

  • To be eligible to apply for admission to the Honours degree course, a student must have completed the Bachelor of Theology degree or equivalent, normally within the last five years, with:a minimum GPA of 5.5
  • And
  • A major comprising at least 8 units in the discipline of the Honours degree
  • *Disclaimer: The Course entry requirements above are for 2023 Admission. Refer to your relevant Tertiary Admission Centre website for future years' entry requirements.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Ballarat (Aquinas) International: $23,400 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
Brisbane (McAuley at Banyo) International: $23,400 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
Canberra (Signadou) International: $23,400 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
Melbourne (St Patrick's) International: $23,400 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
Strathfield (Mount Saint Mary) International: $23,400 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years

Further information

Graduates in theology can pursue a range of opportunities in such vocational fields as teaching, or work in church agencies and ministries, chaplaincy, community building, or undertake pastoral work. Alternatively, you may wish to pursue a career in an area that utilises the skills acquired through your theology degree, such as journalism, media, administration, or public relations. If you are interested in undertaking further higher-degree research, an honours degree will provide you with a strong foundation to pursue this path.

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