Bachelor of Theology (Honours)


Updates to Courses

Please note that the Australian College of Theology (ACT) has completed a curriculum redesign for 2020 courses. As a result, the courses, course structures, coding system and credit point values have changed. These changes are reflected in the details below. For an overview of the changes please view the details on the ACT website at: https://www.actheology.edu.au/our-courses/. For any questions related to ACT courses, please contact our Academic Registrar.

The Bachelor of Theology (Honours) program is designed for students who have graduated with a three-year undergraduate degree in Theology or Ministry from the ACT and who have demonstrated high academic potential. It is a means of preparing men and women for advanced research in Theology.


Course Abbreviation BTHHONS20
AQF Level Level 8 Bachelor Honours
Course Length 1 year full-time or part-time equivalent (up to 3 years)
Award Requirements 96 credit points, all at Level 8 or above
Admission Requirements BTh or BMin with a GPA of at least 2.0 overall, and 2.0 in the designated field of studies.
At least 24 credit points of Biblical languages and 24 credit points of biblical language exegesis.
NESB Requirements IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum 6.5 in each subtest.

This is a course of the Australian College of Theology. For more information about this course, view the complete course outline on the ACT website or contact our friendly Academic Registrar.