The theological and biblical foundation for our training is provided by our Bachelor of Applied Theology.

This degree establishes an essential knowledge base for those wishing to enter pastoral ministry in the local church. Over three years you will gain understanding in the areas of Bible, Theology, Mission, Formation and Ministry.

In addition to the compulsory courses listed below, you can choose from a range of electives to complete your degree requirements.


Bible & Theology

Introduction to the New Testament

Introduction to the Old Testament

Insights into Church History

Thinking Theologically

Understanding Culture

People of God

Baptist churches*

Mission, Formation, & Ministry

Foundations of Youth Ministry

Gospel and Youth

Adolescent Development & Spirituality

Te Ao Maori

Introduction to Pastoral Care

Missional Leadership

Introduction to Preaching

Spirituality of a Leader

Mission of God

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