Under-Graduate Pathway for Lay Minister or Licensing

Lay Minister or Licensing Pathway 2: Under-Graduate Studies

The completion of a one year (full-time equivalent) undergraduate Diploma in theological or ministry studies from a Denominational or Partner College of the Wesleyan Methodist Church. The total demand in learning hours is approximately 1200 hours (8 subjects x 150 hours).

List of Subjects to be completed at Under-Graduate level in Pathway 2


  • Old Testament Introduction
  • New Testament Introduction

Church History

  • Wesleyan History


  • Introduction to Theology
  • Wesleyan Theology

Practical Ministry

  • Introductory to Preaching
  • Theology and Practice of Worship
  • Church Administration and Management or Christian Leadership

Required Denominational Modules

  • Wesleyan Methodist Handbook
  • Chairmanship