PC2704 | NZQA approved | Level 6, 135 credits | 1.25 efts
TCI is no longer accepting any new enrolments in this qualification.
Gain a Diploma in Religious Studies majoring in Religious Education
Acquire knowledge and skills required for teaching Religious Education and for positions of leadership in Catholic schools
Enrich your own understanding of faith
11 Courses in Theology, Scripture and Religious Education
If you wish to take your studies further you can study the Diploma in Pastoral Leadership at TCI and the Bachelor of Theology at specific institutions. The Diploma in Religious Studies gives you:
This Diploma can lead to a range of careers. Graduates will find this diploma is specifically designed for those teaching or wishing to teach Religious Education in Catholic schools. Graduates may also work in leadership roles in parishes, and voluntary work with parish groups.
|At the 100 level|
|RE101||Introduction to Religious Education|
|RE102||Introduction to Spirituality for Teachers|
|TH101||Introduction to Catholicism|
|TH102||Introduction to Theology|
|SC101||Introduction to the Old Testament|
|SC102||Introduction to the New Testament|
|At the 200 level|
|RE200||Two 200 level Religious Education courses|
|SC200||One 200 Level Scripture course|
|200||One other 200 level course of your choice (Theology, Scripture, Religious Education or Pastoral Ministry)|
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Students have said: "You have given me a level of teaching I wish to aspire to. Thank you. I came to this course with limited knowledge and will be leaving feeling well informed and more confident in my classroom teaching."