London School of Theology

Programme Detail: Distance Learning - MA in Aspects of Biblical Interpretation

Language of this entry English (UK, International)
Name of Programme / Training Resource Distance Learning - MA in Aspects of Biblical Interpretation
Type of Training Individual standalone programme
Reference Number
Description This MA is entirely by distance learning, and is relevant for Christians in several different types of ministry and work. The programme focuses on the interpretation of Biblical texts using tools and methodologies in the field of exegesis, literary analysis and hermeneutics.
Keywords Theology, Hermeneutics, Bible, Holy Spirit, Spiritual Gifts, Theology of the Poor, Old Testament
Languages Programme Available in English (UK, International)
Other Languages
Country and region where programme is available United Kingdom / London
Area of Ministry and Focus Bible Teaching and Training / Theology
Residential/Non Residential Mixed
Full-time or Part-time Part-time
Level Masters
Cost Range US$100,000 or more
Actual Cost £5000 approx.
Bursaries/scholarships available No
Actual Length 5 years
Average hours of study per week 10
Methods of instruction Email correspondence, study book for each module
Percentage of time spent in formal learning (e.g. lectures, structured reading, work-books, etc.) 10
Percentage of time spent on non-formal skill-based learning (e.g. learning on the job and supervised practice, etc.) 60
Percentage of time spent in informal unstructured learning (e.g. prayer times, teamwork). 10
Average number of students who take the programme per year (or, if this is a new programme, the number who can be accommodated) 100
Prerequisite Programmes Usually degree in theology at 2:1 or above.
Other Prerequisites n/a
Qualifications gained MA in Aspects of Biblical Interpretation
Qualifications this programme is part of
Programme Accredited by Other Accreditation (see below)
Other Accrediting Bodies University of Middlesex