Undergraduate Certificate in Theological Studies

[For students starting from MT 2017:

  • 1. The course shall consist of lectures, tutorials, seminars and/or classes on the subject of Theology. The course is available on a full-time basis, taken over a period of three terms, or on a part-time basis taken over a period of six terms.

  • 2. Every candidate will be required to satisfy the examiners in written assignments or examination papers, as specified, for six papers, to include:

      • [For students starting before MT 2018: i. At least one of A1 or A2 from Part 1 of the Schedule for the Degree of Bachelor of Theology;

      • ii. At least one of A3 or A4 from the Part 1 schedule;

      • iii. At least one of A5–A10 from the Part 1 schedule;

      • iv. Three other papers from the Part 1 schedule.]

      • [For students starting from MT 2018: i.    Each of Papers A1 to A4 from Part 1 of the Schedule for the Degree of Bachelor of Theology;

        ii.    Two further papers from Part 1 of the same Schedule, at least one of which must be selected from Papers A5 to A8.]

  • The written work will be submitted via the Department for Continuing Education approved online submission system. Videos or other recordings will be submitted in an appropriate electronic format to the Examiners for the Certificate in Theological Studies, Rewley House, Wellington Square, Oxford for consideration by such dates as the examiners shall determine and shall notify candidates.

  • [For students starting before MT 2018: 3. Candidates may be expected to attend a viva voce examination at the end of the course.]

  • [For students starting from MT 2018: 3. Candidates may be required to attend a viva voce examination at the end of the course.]

  • 4. Candidates who fail to satisfy the examiners in the written work or the examinations under 2 may be permitted to resubmit work in respect of part or parts of the examination which they have failed, on not more than one occasion, which shall normally be within one year of the initial failure.]

  • [For students starting before MT 2017:
  • 1. The course shall consist of lectures, tutorials, seminars and/or classes on the subject of Theology. The course is available on a full-time basis, taken over a period of three terms, or on a part-time basis taken over a period of six terms.

  • 2. Candidates may be permitted under certain circumstances to suspend status for a maximum of six terms. Any such period shall not count towards the minimum and maximum periods of registration, and no fee liability will be incurred during such periods.

  • 3. Every candidate will be required to satisfy the examiners in the following:

    • (a) Attendance at classes and other sessions as indicated in the course handbook

    • (b) Written assignments or examination papers, as specified, for six papers, to include:

      • i. At least one of A1 or A2 from Part 1 of the Schedule for the Degree of Bachelor of Theology;

      • ii. At least one of A3 or A4 from the Part 1 schedule;

      • iii. At least one of A5–A10 from the Part 1 schedule;

      • iv. Three other papers from the Part 1 schedule.

  • The written work under (b) will be submitted via the Department for Continuing Education approved online submission system. Videos or other recordings will be submitted in an appropriate electronic format to the Examiners for the Certificate in Theological Studies, Rewley House, Wellington Square, Oxford for consideration by such dates as the examiners shall determine and shall notify candidates.

  • 4. Candidates may be expected to attend a viva voce examination at the end of the course.

  • 5. The examiners may award a distinction to candidates for the Certificate.

  • 6. Candidates who fail to satisfy the examiners in the written work or the examinations under 3(b) may be permitted to resubmit work in respect of part or parts of the examination which they have failed, on not more than one occasion, which shall normally be within one year of the initial failure.]