University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Evangelical and Charismatic Studies

This course provides preparation for further research in the field but as a standalone course it is of interest to: people from within these Christian traditions; those who are fascinated by religious phenomena, growth and development; professionals in social policy, education, politics and economics; and the faith groups who engage regularly with individuals and communities from Evangelical and Pentecostal/Charismatic backgrounds.

Entry requirements

The normal entrance requirement is a 2.1 Honours degree in theology, religious studies or a related discipline, or a 2.1 Honours degree in an unrelated subject with relevant professional experience. English requirements are: IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band, TOEFL 88 overall with no less than 21 in Reading, 20 in Listening, 22 in Speaking, 21 in Writing, or PTE Academic 59 in all 4 skills.

Course modules

Core modules: research methodology; history of Evangelicalism and Pentecostalism.
Optional modules: Pentecostal/Charismatic theology in context; contemporary theology of the Holy Spirit; Evangelical and Pentecostal approaches to music and worship; Evangelical and Pentecostal Hermeneutics.
Alternatively, applicants may select up to 2 of their optional modules from our distance learning programmes in the School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion: MA Philosophy of Health and Happiness and MA Philosophy of Religion and Ethics. The choice includes: God, freedom and the meaning of life; global bioethics; philosophy of health and happiness; philosophy of cognitive science.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (England) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (Scotland) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (Wales) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (EU) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (England) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (Scotland) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (Wales) 4 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Whole course (EU) 4 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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