Diploma of Ministry
Perth Bible College
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Year 12 or equivalent
This is a one year course which is equivalent to one year of our Bachelor of Ministry Degree but is also offered as a stand-alone course or internship. The training is designed to provide you with solid Biblical foundation and practical personal and ministry skills. The course has a solid Biblical core with the flexibility of choosing specialised practical subjects so that you can be effectively equipped to serve God in a specific area where God may be leading you.
Subjects you can Study
Biblical studies; Christian education; Creative ministry; Cross-cultural ministry; General ministry; Pastoral counselling; Pastoral ministry; Youth ministry
About Perth Bible CollegeEstablished in 1928, Perth Bible College (PBC) is an interdenominational, evangelical Bible college. It maintains a tradition of training men and women for ministry. The College has a reputation for blending vocationally-orientated ministry skills, with accredited academic theological studies.
PBC holds to and teaches an evangelical understanding of the Christian faith, and the full and final authority of the Bible as the revealed Word of God, inspired by the Spirit of God, and completely trustworthy.
Austudy and FEE-HELP is available for eligible students (Australian citizens).
Provider CRICOS: 00986G
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time internal = 2 years
The course has eight 3 hour units. 4 are core units and 4 are elective units. The core units are: Interpreting the Bible; Introduction to Theology; Old Testament Introduction; New Testament Introduction
Year 12 or equivalent
Recognition of prior learning and advanced standing may be granted to applicants who can produce evidence of appropriate tertiary study and/or relevant practical experience. Transfer from other degree and diploma courses with respective unit credits will also be granted.
Perth Bible College has a number of subjects on offer online and available to be taken externally.
Life after Study
Religious leaders are responsible for leading worship, and providing guidance and instruction to members of their faith, sect or tribe. They are also responsible for any associated administrative duties. The term 'religious leader' covers a range of titles and functions such as Aboriginal ceremonial celebrant, chaplain, imam, minister, missionary, monk, nun, pastor, priest, rabbi, religious brother/sister, religion teacher, religious counsellor and religious youth leader.