Certificate IV in Christian Ministry and Theology – Perth

Course Description

Qualifications in Christian Ministry & Theology are fully competency based and while knowledge and some aspects of competency are assessed within the realms of each subject, completion of a ministry project demonstrating all areas of competency will need to be completed to graduate.

The student will obtain practical experience by undertaking various field activities including a cross cultural mission trip and placements at their local church, with a Christian ministry or community service organisation. This practical experience is to be gained in an area that complements the assessment project and the immediate goals of the student.

Employment Opportunity:

  • Minister / pastor
  • Pastoral Worker
  • Specialist Pastor (e.g. Youth, Family, Single, Divorced etc)
  • Missionary Worker

Particular pathways are as follows:

Christian Ministry:

  • Certificate IV in Pastoral Care (Future course)
  • Diploma of Christian Ministry and Theology
  • Advanced Diploma of Christian Ministry and Theology

Community services:

  • Certificate IV in Community Services (other streams)
  • Diploma of Community Services (various streams)

Course Duration/Mode/Fees

Full time: Total: 52 weeks (41 study weeks +11 weeks break) (1 year) - 4 Terms

Entry Requirements

Australian year 11 or equivalent. IELTS 5.0 overall or equivalent. If students do not have satisfactory English skills has English Language courses available the students to reach the required entry level. There is exception to IELTS require Korean study only

Course Content

CMTTHE401ADiscusses the nature of Bible and present day Christian life and practiceChurch History
CMTTHE402AInterprets theological dataOld Testament
CMTTHE403AInvestigates information within a theological theme or issueIntroduction to Christian Belief
CMTTHE404AGains new personal revelationNew Testament
CMTMIN401AExplores ideas about God in relation to the way we live as ChristiansMinistry and Holy Spirit
CMTMIN402ACommunicates theological informationEvangelism
CHCCOM002Develop and implement community programDiscovering your Ministry gift
CHCCDE009Develop and support community leadershipChristian Leadership
CHCCOM002Use communication to build relationshipsPreaching