Courses per Term Schedule


The Seminary’s academic year runs from 1 February 2018 to 31 January 2019. The year is divided into four three-month terms.

Term 1
1 Feb to 30 Apr

Term 2
1 May to 31 Jul

Term 3
1 Aug to 31 Oct

Term 4
1 Nov to 31 Jan

The majority of undergraduate courses in the Higher Certificate in Christian Life (HCCL) and the Bachelor of Theology (BTh) run over a three-month term. Such courses are offered twice each year, either in Term 1 and 3 or in Term 2 and 4.

Select from the programmes listed below to view the courses for each term.

There are 4 Greek and Hebrew language courses. Each course is run online over a 6 month period. To reap the full benefits of the Biblical Languages courses, you will need to take all four Greek or Hebrew courses.

BGK 1121 Biblical Greek 1A Term 1
BGK 1122 Biblical Greek 1B Term 3
BGK 2121 Biblical Greek 2A Term 1
BGK 2122 Biblical Greek 2B Term 3
BHB 1121 Biblical Hebrew 1A Term 1
BHB 1122 Biblical Hebrew 1B Term 3

Term 1 (1 February to 30 April) and Term 3 (1 August to 31 October)

BIB 1122 1 Corinthians
BIB 1123 The Words and Works of Jesus
CYM 1126 Connecting with Children
PRA 1122 Introduction to Youth and Children’s Ministry
PRA 1125 The Imperative of Children’s Ministry
THE 1120 Introduction to Theology
THE 1121 Christian Foundations
THE 1123 The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit
BIB 2121 Hermeneutics
BIB 2122 The Pentateuch
MIS 2122 Contemporary Issues in Missions
MIS 2123 The Historical Perspective on Missions
PRA 2121 Christian Counselling 1
PRA 2122 Pastoral Ministry
THE 2122 The Doctrine of Man and Sin
THE 2124 The Doctrine of God (term 3 only)
BIB 3121 The Wisdom Books
BIB 3127 The Prophetic Books
BIB 3129 Romans
MIS 3125 Islam
PRA 3121 Con ict and Reconciliation
PRA 3125 Church Leadership
THE 3121 The Doctrine of the Kingdom
THE 3123 Apologetics
THE 3125 Church History


Term 2 (1 May to 31 July) and Term 4 (1 November to 31 January)

BIB 1121 Essential Bible Study Principles
BIB 1124 Old Testament Survey
PRA 1121 Christian Relationships
PRA 1124 Biblical Leadership 1
THE 1120 Introduction to Theology
THE 1122 Biblical Worldview
THE 1124 Survey of Church History
BIB 2123 Historical Books
BIB 2124 Book of Acts
BIB 2125 Paul’s Letters
CYM 2127 Walking with Wounded Children
MIS 2124 Introduction to Missions
PRA 2123 Homiletics
PRA 2124 Children at Risk
THE 2121 The Doctrine of the Church
THE 2123 The Doctrine of Salvation
BIB 3122 The General Letters
BIB 3128 Genesis
MIS 3121 World Religions
MIS 3124 Church Growth
PRA 3122 Church Management
PRA 3124 Christian Counselling 2
THE 3122 The Doctrine of Revelation
THE 3124 Christian Ethics
THE 3126 African Theology

Term 1

CCC 1120 The Biblical Basis of Christian Counselling
CCC 1121 Human Development and Christian Counselling
CCC 2121 Psychopathology and Spiritual Conflicts
CCC 1124 Abuse and Domestic Violence

Term 3

CCC 1120 The Biblical Basis of Christian Counselling
CCC 1121 Human Development and Christian Counselling
CCC 2121 Psychopathology and Spiritual Conflicts
CCC 1122 Counselling Skills
CCC 1125 Wellness – Personal and Spiritual Growth


Term 2

CCC 1120 The Biblical Basis of Christian Counselling
CCC 2120 Ethical and Legal Issues for Pastoral and Lay Counsellors
CCC 2122 Relationships, Marriage and Family Counselling
CCC 1122 Counselling Skills
CCC 2126 Advanced Counselling Skills

Term 4

CCC 1120 The Biblical Basis of Christian Counselling
CCC 2120 Ethical and Legal Issues for Pastoral and Lay Counsellors
CCC 2122 Relationships, Marriage and Family Counselling
CCC 1126 Addictions and Co-dependency

Term 1 (starting 1st February) and Term 3 (starting 1st August)

12 Credit Courses (3 months)

GEN 4121 Theological Orientation
PRA 4121 Practical Theology
PRA 4122 Narrative Preaching
MIS 4122 Understanding Islam
RES 4122 Research Methodology

24 Credit Courses (6 months)

NTS 4241 New Testament
OTS 4241 Old Testament

Term 2 (starting 1st May) and Term 4 (starting 1st November)

12 Credit Courses (3 months)

BIB 4123 Ephesians
GEN 4121 Theological Orientation
GEN 4122 Directed Theological Reading
MIS 4121 Missiology
MIS 4123 Critiquing Islam
THE 4123 Child Theology

24 Credit Courses (6 months)

RES 4241 Research Project
THE 4241 Systematic Theology
THE 4242 Science and Theology