This course provides an initial preparation for further study or for evangelical and/or charismatic Christian ministry and leadership. It prepares students for ancillary ministry and vocational roles that integrate biblical and theological knowledge with the practice of ministry. The course also provides an avenue for students who want to meet the ordination requirements for particular denominations, including the International Network of Churches. Students can complete the diploma as a stand-alone qualification or use it to gain advanced standing into the Bachelor of Ministry. This is a fee paying course. The amount listed is the approximate first year fee.
Modes of study can be combined. Contact CHC for information.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for CHC and for this course, refer to CHC’s website.
Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years; Pastoral reference
Personal suitability requirements apply. Contact CHC for information.
English (Units 3 and 4, C)
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Higher education study
Vocational Education and Training (VET) study
Work and life experience
Recent secondary education
Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of OP/Rank
Admitted where both OP/Rank and additional criteria were considered
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and OP/Rank was not a factor
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* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
Ministry roles in the local church, parachurch or vocational situations including school and corporate chaplaincy.
1 year Full time or 2 years Part time or 1 year External or 2 years External