Australian College of Theology

Online Study

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 online.

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 or on 03 9881 7800.

Semester 1 Subjects 2019

SubjectUnit CodeLecturer
Old Testament FoundationsOT201Michelle Monro
Old Testament FoundationsOT301/501Dr Andrew Brown
Jesus & the GospelsNT201Gillian Asquith
Jesus & the GospelsNT301/501Dr Greg Forbes
Christianity in History to 1550CH301/501Richard Coombs
The Knowledge of GodTH401/601Dr Chris Green
Theology for Everyday LifePC421/ 621Dr Tomas Kimber
Biblical Theology of MissionBB407/607Dr David Ng
Understanding the HadithEM451/651Dr Bernie Power
The Epistle to the HebrewsNT422/432/622/632

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: