Master of Divinity

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As a Campus of Australian College of Christian Studies (ACCS), Perth Bible College offers the Master of Divinity award. ACCS is a Member Institution of Sydney College of Divinity (SCD) and teaches their awards. SCD (CRICOS Provider Code No 02948J) is recognised by the Commonwealth Government as a Higher Education Provider, offering accredited higher education courses in theology and ministry.

The Master of Divinity course is designed for those who hold a tertiary qualification in a non-theological discipline, who seek a comprehensive education in theology and the opportunity to partake in in-depth theological research; and is for those who those who hold a tertiary qualification in a theological discipline who wish to pursue a graduate qualification in theology as part of their continuing ministerial education.

Graduates will be equipped with expert, specialised cognitive and technical skills in a theological field through developing their understanding and knowledge in a variety of theologically related discipline areas.

Course Duration and Structure

The course is 3 year full time and a maximum of 9 years part-time. The course structure is based on 6 semesters (Each 15 week duration), with 4 units taught in each semester. Each unit carries 9 credit points and graduates require a total of 216 credit points to successfully complete the course.

Academic Pathways

  • Master of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Theology
  • Doctor of Ministry
  • Doctor of Philosophy


Interpretation of the Bible, Old Testament Theology, New Testament Theology, Isaiah/Jeremiah, Introduction to Biblical Hebrew, Introduction to New Testament Greek, Biblical Hebrew, New Testament Greek, Focused  Study in Trinitarian Theology, Ecclesiology, Doctrine of Sanctification, Church Fathers: An Introduction, Readings in Selected Theologians, Spiritual Leadership, Preaching and Context, Supervised Ministry Practicum, Intro to Pastoral & Practical Theology, Research Methodology, Practical Theology & Future Church, Issues in [topic], Independent Guided  Study, Research Project, Research Essay (18 credit points), Research Essay  (36 credit points).

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CRICOS Course Details
Course Name Master of Divinity
CRICOS Course Code 063710D
Course Sector HE (Higher Education)
CRICOS Provider Sydney College of Divinity
CRICOS Provider Code 02948J