The Graduate Diploma in Biblical Studies allows students to explore a range of methodological approaches to the Bible. It develops substantial skills for further study and a means of critically engaging Christian texts and traditions. Graduates are able to articulate insights from biblical studies for Christian practice and identity.
Course learning outcomes
Graduates of the Graduate Diploma in Biblical Studies:
have knowledge of sources, historical cultural contexts, analytical terms and theological concepts relevant to the discipline of biblical studies;
have research, analysis and communication skills applicable to biblical studies;
apply skills of interpretation to a range of biblical texts with awareness of context, implications and application to historical and or contemporary issues;
apply relevant theological and hermeneutical skills in clearly articulating insights into life, work and community.