St.Andrew's Theological College & Seminary

“For the word of God and for the testimony of Jesus Christ..” – Rev 1:9(b)

Syllabus for M.Th ( Applied Theology )


PART - I

1. Doctrine,

2. Sociology of Religion,

3. Pastoral Psychology,

4. Science and Faith in the modern world,

5. The Use of the Bible,

6. Christian Spirituality,

7. Liturgy and Worship,

8. Christian Ethics,

9. Mission in the modern World,

10. Inter –Faith Dialogue,

11. Ecclesiology in an ecumenical context.


PART – II

Dissertation / Thesis of 15-20,000 words on an agreed subject in Applied Theology. 


Syllabus for M.Div.


I Semester


1. Graduate Studies Orientation

2. Introduction to Preaching

3. Introduction to Pastoral Care

4. Leadership

5. Introduction to Old Testament

6. Reading & Speaking the Text

7. Hebrews: Ancient Encouragement for Today’s Church (Bible elective or open elective)

8. Global Christian History

9. Spiritual Formation I

10. Spiritual Formation II

12.Women of Spirit: A Kaleidoscope of Historic Journeys (open elective)


II Semester


1. Worship: Theology & Praxis

2. Teaching & Learning in the Church

3. New Testament I: Jesus & the Gospels

4. New Testament II: Acts-Revelation

5. Character & Call I

6. Character & Call II

7. Anglican / Catholic  Identity

8. Doctrinal Heritage of the Church

9. Christian Ethics


III Semester


1. Building Christian Communities (open elective)

2. Supervised Ministry

3. Confronted by Justice: Encounters between the Biblical Narrative and our World 

                                     (Bible elective or open elective)

4. Global Christian History

5. Integral Mission

6. Introduction to Spiritual Direction (open elective)

7. World Religions

8. Theological Reflection

9. Creation for Mission & Ministry (open elective)