Bachelor of Theology

Flinders University

The Bachelor of Theology aims to deepen the understanding and expression of Christian faith. This course is inter-disciplinary, combining biblical studies, church history, systematic theology and Christian ethics with an optional stream comprising professional ministry studies such as pastoral care, Christian education and preaching. And it is ecumenical, dealing with the Christian tradition in all its diversity. This degree is offered in conjunction with the Adelaide College of Divinity Inc. (ACD) and most classes are held at the ACD campus at Brooklyn Park.

Course Fee:

International: $82,800

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; or mature age entry (STAT); or TAFE/VET qualifications; or higher education transfers; or completion of a foundation studies program


Students in the Bachelor of Theology take two majors in Biblical Studies and Historical and Systematic Theology. In addition, students are required to undertake a further area of study: either complete a series of topics in Ministry Studies, Biblical Languages or complete topics in second or third year level from at least one other discipline in the University (students with degrees from other universities may apply for credit for this requirement). Students are encouraged to refer to the topics offered within the Bachelor of Arts degree in order to see what other disciplines are available for study within this degree.

Subjects you can Study:

Biblical languages; Biblical studies; Historical and systematic theology; Ministry studies; Theology

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00114A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Adelaide College of Divinity 60 No Full time 3 years
Adelaide College of Divinity 60 No Part time 6 years
Online 60 No Online 3 years
Bedford Park 60 Yes Online
Bedford Park 60 Yes Part time 6 years
Bedford Park 60 Yes Full time 3 years
Adelaide College of Divinity 60 No Online 3 years
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Provider CRICOS: 00114A

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