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Theology and Religious Studies (Honours), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Leeds, United Kingdom
Theology and Religious Studies will expand and challenge your knowledge of religion, spirituality, and theology, developing your understanding of both their historical importance and their relevance to contemporary society. The Theology and Religious Studies (Honours) is offered by Leeds Trinity University.
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During the Theology and Religious Studies (Honours) at Leeds Trinity University, you'll learn from active researchers who specialize in a wide range of fields, from Christianity, Buddhism, and Hinduism, to new religions and shamanistic and indigenous traditions. You'll study the history, texts, worldviews and ritual practices of a variety of religions and lifeways, examining them cross-culturally and in local contexts. You'll also delve into the history and development of the teachings of a range of religious traditions, which will give you the chance to better understand their contemporary expressions.

Your assessments will include essays, blogs, portfolios, presentations, and posters, ensuring that you develop the highly transferable skills sought after by employers. You'll also complete two professional work placements, getting the opportunity to understand how to apply the skills you've developed in a professional context.

By the time you graduate, you'll have been able to develop the skills to engage with contemporary religious issues in today's complex world.

Graduate Opportunities 

You'll be well-prepared for a wide range of careers in the civil service, local government, charities, politics, journalism, and teaching (after further study).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Program Level Assessment
  • Studying Religion
  • Living Religions
  • Ethical Foundations
  • The Bible
  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Ethics, Society and Employability
  • Philosophy and Technology
  • Religion and Politics
  • Researching Humanities
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Professional Development and Placement (Volunteering)
  • Imaging the Divine
  • Catholic Social Teaching
  • Rites, Rituals and Religious Quest
  • Professional Development and Placement

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Admission requirements: 
  • Transcripts
  • English language qualification
  • References (in English)
  • Copy of your passport if available

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Leeds

  • 637 - 1110 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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