Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Theology

Master in Theology
(M.Th.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2019)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FDT5040 Holy Orders and Consecrated Life 5 ECTS
FDT5050 Ecclesiology and Aspects of Ecumenical Dialogue 5 ECTS
HPA5050 Palaeochristian Archaeology and Sacred Art 5 ECTS
MRT5090 Principles of Moral Theology: Advanced Seminar 5 ECTS
MRT5100 Foundations of Spiritual Theology 5 ECTS
SHG5020 Old Testament: Exegetical Enquiries 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HPA5000 Church History: From Medieval to Contemporary 5 ECTS
HPA5100 Select Patristic Themes 5 ECTS
PLC5350 The Liturgy and Pastoral Praxis 10 ECTS
PLC5555 Church Legislation and Pastoral Praxis 10 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FDT5030 The Sacraments of Christian Initiation: Theological and Canonical Aspects 5 ECTS
MRT5050 The Sacrament of Reconciliation: Theological, Ethical and Canonical Aspects 5 ECTS
MRT5080 Theology of Culture 5 ECTS
SHG5000 Select Thematic Issues in Scripture 5 ECTS
SHG5030 The Synoptic Gospels: Exegetical Approaches 5 ECTS
SHG5040 The Gospel of John: Exegetical Approaches 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

THL5800 Dissertation 30 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by 'The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008' and by the Bye-Laws for the award of Masters Theology under the auspices of the Faculty of Theology.

 
Last Updated: 3 April 2019
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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