Master of Divinity

This is a three-year graduate study programme of 94 credit hours for graduates of recognised universities, or those with equivalent qualifications.

Year 1

Semester 1
Code Core Courses Credit Hours
 TR101 Critical Reading & Writing 2
BS103a OT Survey 2
BS123a NT Survey 2
CS812 Religions 2 2
PS501 Liturgy and Worship 2
GK111 Greek 1 3
FE101 Weekly Field Education 1
Total Core Courses 14
Electives 1
Total Credit Hours 15
Semester 2
Code Core Courses Credit Hours
BI102 Exegetical Method 3
BS103b Introduction to the OT 2
BS123b Introduction to the NT 2
CS811 Religions 11 3
PS201 Christian Spirituality 2
TR111 Reading & Reasoning 2
FE101 Weekly Field Education 1
Total Core Courses 15
Electives 0
Total Credit Hours 15

Year 2

Semester 1
Code Core Courses Credit Hours
BS601 Prophetic Books 3
CS112 Church History: AD 30 – 1500 3
TH103 Intro to Theology & Doctrine of God 3
PS601 /
PS401
Basic Counselling /
Foundation in Christian Education
2
PS301 Homiletics 1 2
CS301 Malaysian Church History2 2
FE101 Weekly Field Education 1
Total Core Courses 16
Electives 0
Total Credit Hours 16
Semester 2
Code Core Courses Credit Hours
BS422 /
BS423
Romans /
1 Corinthians
3
CS211 Church History: AD 1500 – Present Times 3
TH104 Christology & Soteriology 3
TR201 Thesis Methodology 2
FE101 Weekly Field Education 1
Total Core Courses 12
Electives 2
Total Credit Hours 14

Year 3

Semester 1
Code Core Courses Credit Hours
BS401 /
BS501
Poetic Books
Wisdom Literature3
3
TH105 Pneumatology & Anthropology 3
TH411 Introduction to Christian Ethics 2
PS801 Pastoral Leadership & Ministry 2
TR301 Thesis 1 4
FE101 Weekly Field Education 1
Total Core Courses 15
Electives 0
Total Credit Hours 15
Semester 2
Code Core Courses Credit Hours
BS223 Mark 3
TH106 Ecclesiology & Eschatology 3
TH412 Issues in Contemporary Ethics 2
TH301 Doing Theology in Asia 2
TR302 Thesis 2 2
FE101 Weekly Field Education 1
Total Core Courses 13
Electives 2
Total Credit Hours 15

1 Anglican, Methodist, Presbyterian and Lutheran students are required to take Denominational Studies as a core course. Students who are not from the above denominations may take it as an elective.
2 International students may opt for an elective course. Please refer to the Dean of Studies.

Academic Load (Breakdown)

Duration 3 years
Credit Hours
Subjects
Core 73
Electives 5
Thesis 6
Field Education
Weekly FE 6
Year-End FE 4
Total No. of Credit Hours 94

Notes:
Electives must be chosen from those being offered each semester to make up an average of 15 credit hours per semester.