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Graduate Diploma in Pastoral Care

This award provides students with the opportunity and skills for reflective and critical engagement in the conversation between the texts of human experience, contemporary culture, ministry or service or wider societal context, and Christian scriptures and tradition.

Study Mode
On campus / Online / Mixed mode (option to include some online units)
Full-time: 1 year / Part-time: (up to) 3 years
Course Load
6 standard postgraduate units
Semester Load
1–3 units
Available Online
Course Regulations

Visit the University of Divinity website for the comprehensive Graduate Diploma in Pastoral Care academic course outline

The information presented here is a general guide only and not a substitute for personal course advice. Contact our Dean to arrange a time to discuss your study interests

Course Structure

2 Units (Field D) Pastoral Theology and Ministry
2 Units (Field D) Clinical Pastoral Education Part 1 (Equivalent to 2 units)
2 Units Elective