Distance Students

Did you know that you can study theology from the comfort of your own home? MST offers the Bachelor of Christian Studies, the Bachelor of Ministry, the Bachelor of Theology, the Graduate Diploma of Divinity and the Graduate Diploma of Christian Studies, the Master of Divinity, and the Master of Ministry via distance.

Course content will vary from subject to subject, but will usually consist of written course material, occasional videos, exercises and reflections, readings from a textbook, and extra readings. Some subjects will involve forums where you will interact with other distance students. Assessments vary, but most subjects will involve an essay and an exam.

Below is a list of subjects currently being offered online this semester. For more details, contact the Enrolment Coordinator at enrolments@mst.edu.au or on 03 9881 7800.

Semester 2 Subjects, 2017

SubjectUnit CodeLecturer
Old Testament Prophets & WritingsOT302/502Dr Andrew Brown
The Early New Testament ChurchNT302/502Dr Greg Forbes
The Doctrine of God & Work of ChristTH402/602Dr Michael Brautigam
The Church from 1550 to Modern TimesCH302/502Rev Richard Coombs
Principles of Hermeneutics BB303/503Dr Greg Forbes
The Psalms (English & Hebrew)OT426/436/626/636Dr Andrew Brown
Muhammad: A Christian PerspectiveEM428/628Dr Bernie Power
Philosophy EssentialsPE313/513Dr Matthew Jacoby

Try MST!

To see what the MST Distance material looks like, you can try out three sample lessons from three different subjects by clicking below: