Major In Theology

Faculty of Humanities and Education
Affiliation - University of West Indies

Major In Theology

Students will be required to take the following courses:


Major Requirements

1. THEO1001 Introduction to Old Testament Literature
2. THEO1002 Introduction to New Testament Literature
3. THEO1010 Introduction to New Testament Greek
(May be offered in satisfaction of the Foreign Language requirement for the degree).
4. THEO1115 History of the Early Church to the Medieval Period: The First to the Fifteenth Century
5. THEO1203 Fundamentals of Christian Ministry
6. THEO1220 Introduction to Spirituality & Christian Worship
7. THEO1305 Systematic Theology I: Methods, God, and Creation
8. THEO1402 Philosophy for Christian Theology Faculty Requirements
9. FOUN1001 English for Academic Purposes
10. Either FOUN1002 Language: Argument OR FOUN1003 Rhetoric I: The Writing Process



Major Requirements

1. THEO2020 Biblical Exegesis & Hermeneutics
2. THEO2025 The Canonical Gospels
3. THEO2115 History of the Church from the Reformation to the Present Day
4. THEO2203 Pastoral Care and Counselling
5. THEO2228 Baptism and the Eucharist
6. THEO2316 Christian Social Ethics
7. THEO2325 Systematic Theology II: Christology & Soteriology
8. THEO2404 Comparative Religion Faculty Requirements
9. FOUN1210 Science, Medicine and Technology in Society
10. FOUN1301 Law, Governance, Economy and Society in the Caribbean



1. One (1) of the following courses:
THEO3004 Theology of Deuteronomy and Deuteronomic History
THEO3005 Biblical Apocalyptic Theology
THEO3008 Israelite Wisdom
THEO3011 The Pauline Corpus
THEO3012 Themes in Old Testament Prophecy

2. THEO3110 History of the Caribbean Church: 1492 to Present

3-5 Any three (3) of the following courses:
THEO3208 Theory and Practice of Ecumenism
THEO3210 Field Education
THEO3213 Other Sacramental Rites
THEO3214 Ascetical Theology
THEO3215 Christian Education: Concepts and Praxis

6. THEO3325 Systematic Theology III: The Holy Spirit, the Church and Eschatology

7. One (1) of the following courses:
THEO3318 Caribbean Theology
THEO3320 Human Sexuality in Christian Perspectives

8. THEO3402 Popular Religiosity in the Caribbean Faculty Requirements

9-10. HUMN3099 Research Paper (6 credits)


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