Durham University

Durham University

Spirituality, Theology and Health

This programme focuses on the interdisciplinary and inter-professional issues that emerge in the study of spirituality and wellbeing, particularly in the healthcare context.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class (2.1) Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject (including relevant professional qualifications, eg MB, BS, or RGN, etc).

Course modules

Core modules: spirituality, religion and health; practical theology; dissertation. Optional modules include: Quantitative health research methods; qualitative health research methods; fieldwork and interpretation; anthropology and global health; public health anthropology; social scientific methods in the study of religion; current issues in care design and delivery; assessment theory and practice; bodies, politics and experience; thinking anthropologically; advanced perspectives on mental health and drug use; the public understanding of science and religion; resources, methods and interpretation; theology, ethics and medicine; Christian gender; social scientific methods in the study of religion; specialised aspects of practical theology; ritual, symbolism and belief in the anthropology of religion; spirituality, anthropology, life and death.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Durham University Durham DH1 3LG North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Theology and Religion
Telephone number: 
0191 334 3293