Post-Graduate Pathway for Commissioning

Pathway 1: Post-Graduate Studies

The completion of a one and a half year (full-time equivalent) post graduate qualification in theological or ministry studies from a Denominational or Partner College of The Wesleyan Methodist Church. The total demand in learning hours is approximately 1800 hours for a one and a half year Masters degree.

List of Subjects to be completed at Post-Graduate level in Pathway 1

Bible

  • Biblical Overview unit
  • Biblical Interpretation/Exegesis

Church History

  • Church History Survey
  • Wesleyan History

Theology

  • Introduction to Theology
  • Wesleyan Theology

Practical Ministry

  • Introductory to Preaching
  • Theology and Practice of Worship
  • Church Administration and Polity
  • Evangelism or Church Planting or Missions unit
  • Christian Leadership
  • Pastoral Care and Counselling

Required Denominational Modules

  • Wesleyan Methodist Handbook
  • Chairmanship