Degrees Diplomas & Certificates

Schedule of Courses

 

Higher Certificate in Ministry

NQF Level 5, 120 credits

 

First Year: Core Courses

Diploma in Theology – NQF Level 5, 240 credits

Year 1 – Semester 1

Code Faculty Module Cr.
BS112 Biblical Studies Survey of the Bible 10
HM113 Humanities Study & Research 10
HT124 Historical Theology History: Church of the Nazarene 10
PT115 Practical Theology Spiritual Formation 10
HT114 Historical Theology History of Christianity 10

Year 1 – Semester 2

Code Faculty Module Cr.
BS116 Biblical Studies Biblical Theology 10
HT121 Historical Theology World Religions 10
BS214 Biblical Studies Pentateuch 10
PT211 Practical Theology Christian Education: History & Philosophy 10
PT125 Practical Theology Homiletics 1: Theory 10
DT211 Doctrinal Theology Theology of Holiness 10
Total Credits 120

 

Pastoral Ministry

Year 2 Semester 2

Code Faculty Module Cr.
SO111 Social Sciences Introduction to Psychology 10
BC225 Biblical Counselling HIV/AIDS Care & Counselling 10
DT114 Doctrinal Theology Systematic Theology I 10
PT215 P,Y Practical Theology Leadership Dynamics 10
PT314 P Practical Theology Homiletics II: Preaching Workshop 10
SO215 Social Sciences Communicating the Gospel Cross-Culturally 10

 

Year 2 Semester 2

Code Faculty Module Cr.
PT213 Biblical Counselling Fundamentals of Managing Conflict 10
DT215 Doctrinal Theology Systematic Theology II 10
DT221 Doctrinal Theology Theological Ethics 10
PT226 P,Y Practical Theology Church Growth & Evangelism 10
BS315 Biblical Studies Hebrew Prophets 10
BS224 Biblical Studies Synoptic Gospels 10

 

Year 3 Semester 1

Code Faculty Module Cr.
BS225 Biblical Studies Johannine Literature 10
PT223 Practical Theology Pastoral Theology & Christian Ministry 10
BS212 Biblical Studies Acts & Pauline Epistles 10
SO112 Social Sciences Introduction to Sociology 10
PT212 Practical Theology Christian Eductaion: Methodology 10
PT214 P Practical Theology Church Administration 10
Total Credits 120

 

 Year 3 Semester 2

Code Faculty Module Cr.
PT315 P,C Practical Theology Worship & Liturgy 10
DT116 Biblical Studies Hermeneutics 10
PT307 P Practical Theology Church Accounts & Bookkeeping 10
SO113 Social Sciences Divine Healing & African Spiritualism 10
BC313 P,C Biblical Counselling Marriage & Family Counselling 10
PT312 P,C Practical Theology Pastoral Counselling 10
PT301 Practical Theology Supervised Ministry 10
Total Credits 120

 

Third Year: Youth Ministry

Diploma in Theology NQF Level 5, 240 Credits

Year 3 Semester 1

Code Faculty Module Cr.
BS225 Biblical Studies Johannine Literature 10
PT223 Practical Theology Pastoral Theology & Christian Ministry 10
BS212 Biblical Studies Acts & Pauline Epistles 10
SO112 Social Sciences Introduction to Sociology 10
PT211 Practical Theology Christian Education Methodology 10
PT317 Practical Theology Child Development 10

 

Year 3 Semester 2

BC224 Biblical Counselling Counselling Troubled Youth 10
PT222 Practical Theology Introduction to Youth Ministry 10
PT216 Practical Theology Youth Reaching Youth 10
BC221 Biblical Counselling Understanding Youth & Adolescents 10
PT225 Practical Theology Life Skills Training for Youth 10
PT318 Practical Theology Youth & Community Development 10
Total Credits 120

 

NB: Pastoral and Youth Ministry students need to take a third year of internship to qualify for ordination – PT 301: Supervised Ministry. PT 314, BS 213, BS 217, DT 114, DT 215: all required for ordination. However Youth Ministry learners do not qualify for ordination since they do not have enough Bible courses, they may apply for deaconship. Counselling students DO NOT need an internship to receive their diploma (they do not qualify for ordination)

 

 Counselling Ministry

Year 3 Semester 1

Code Faculty Module Cr.
BS225 Biblical Studies Johannine Literature 10
PT223 Practical Theology Pastoral Theology & Christian Ministry 10
BS212 Biblical Studies Acts & Pauline Epistles 10
SO112 Social Sciences Introduction to Sociology 10
PT211 Practical Theology Christian Education: Methodology 10
PT312 Practical Theology Pastoral Counselling 10

 

Year 3 Semester 2

Code Faculty Module Cr.
BC213 Biblical Counselling Introduction to Christian Counselling 10
BC223 Biblical Counselling Fundamentals of Crisis Counselling 10
BC313 Biblical Counselling Marriage & Family Counselling 10
BC214 Biblical Counselling Developmental Psychology 10
BC222 Biblical Counselling Performing Counselling with Confidence 10
BC224 Biblical Counselling Counselling Troubled Youth 10
Total Credits 120

 

Credit for Matriculation subjects such as English, Accountancy, etc., will be given provided an acceptable symbol was attained.

 

BACHELOR OF THEOLOGY

NQF Level 6 12 credits per module: 360 Credits

BTh – First Year

Code Faculty Module Cr.
HM110 Humanities Writing and Research 12
BS110 Biblical Studies Survey of Old Testament 12
BS120 Biblical Studies Surveying of New Testament 12
PT110 Practical Theology Personal Christian Development 12
HT110 Historical Theology Historical Development of Christianity 12
PT120 Practical Theology Church Multiplication Movement 12
HT120 Historical Theology African and World Religions 12
SO120 Social Sciences Introduction to Psychology 12
HT130 Historical Theology History and Polity of the International and African Church of the Nazarene 12
PT140 Practical Theology Elements of Effective Preaching I 12

 

BTh – Second Year

Code Faculty Module Cr.
DT210 Doctrinal Theology Wesleyan Theology of Holiness 12
BS200 Biblical Studies Elements of Scriptural Interpretation 12
BS210 Biblical Studies Pentateuch and Hebrew Prophets 12
PT210 Practical Theology Biblical Conflict Management 12
SO220 Social Sciences Introduction to Sociology 12
PT220 Practical Theology Administering the Local Church 12
PT230 Practical Theology Elements of Christian Education 12
BS220 Biblical Studies Synoptic Gospels 12
BS230 Biblical Studies Theological Elements of Johannine Literature 12
PT240 Practical Theology African Spiritual and Divine Healing 12

 

BTh – Third Year

Code Faculty Module Cr.
DT300 Doctrinal Theology Systematic Theology I 12
DT310 Doctrinal Theology Systematic Theology II 12
DT320 Doctrinal Theology Theological Ethics 12
BS310 Biblical Studies Pauline Epistles 12
BS320 Biblical Studies Poetic and Wisdom Literature 12
PT310 Practical Theology Elements of Effective Preaching II 12
HM320 Humanities Introduction to Philosophy 12
BC320 Biblical Counselling Pastoral Care and Counselling 12
PT320 Historical Theology Dynamics of Servant Leadership 12
PT330 Practical Theology Comprehensive Mini Thesis 12
*Elective Study Courses – option below

 

*Elective Study Courses – Each student must choose at least one elective study course, but is permitted to take as many as desired for additional credits. BC340 HIV/AIDS Care and Counselling, PT340 Youth Ministry, and BS340 Exploring John Wesley’s Theology.