Degree Online

Welcome to Degree Online!

A New Era of Education

Hillsong College is pleased to announce the release of an Online Education Experience!  Online learning is now available for students to study Ministry & Theology.

Wherever you are across the globe, you can join our world-class faculty and team as we explore subjects such as Old Testament, New Testament, Church History and Theology. Sign up and begin your online learning experience today!

Experience Hillsong College Online

Education Experience

This Online Education Experience is unique due to its combination of theological higher education partnered with the vibrant community life of Hillsong Church and Hillsong College.

World-Class Faculty

As an Online student, you will be able to interact with our world-class faculty and be empowered to implement what you are learning into your local church context. You will also be given exclusive access to lectures delivered by Hillsong College’s senior lecturers.

More to come

New and exciting units will be progressively released over the course of the year, so watch this space!

Courses Available

The following courses are available online

Currently on offer:

  • Introduction to the Bible [BIB101 + BIB401]
  • Christian Worldview [THE101 + THE401]
  • History of Christianity [HIS101 + HIS401]
  • Luke-Acts [BIB351 + BIB561]
  • Christian Ethics [THE201/THE504]
  • Biblical Hermeneutics [BIB201]
  • Introduction to Academic Writing and Research [RES101]

Coming this semester:

  • Ecclesiology [THE311 / 582]
  • The Pentateuch [BIB210]
  • Postgraduate Research and Writing [RES401]
  • Isaiah [BIB312/BIB532]

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?
  • All BTh units are AU$1600.00 per 10cp Theology/Ministry subjects
  • AU$2100.00 per 10cp Theology/Ministry subjects
Who can enrol into Degree Online?

Please see the entry requirements below:

Bachelor of Theology (BTH)
Academic Entry Requirements
Completion of NSW Higher School Certificate with an ATAR of no less than 65, or the completion of the interstate or overseas equivalent qualification and result, or equivalent;

OR
Completion of a Certificate IV or higher qualification awarded under the Australian Qualification Framework by an authorised institution or registered training organisation.

Professional Entry Requirements
Mature age entry (21 years and over) can apply for provisional entry. They will need to successfully complete their first 4 subjects to be permitted to continue without this restriction.

Master of Arts (MA)
Completion of a AQF Level 7 bachelor’s degree or completion of a AQF Level 8 or above postgraduate qualification (a completed postgraduate certificate with a credit average overall).

If you have studied at Hillsong College and have received either a Diploma of Ministry or Advanced Diploma of Ministry you will be eligible for credit transfer (see here).

What Qualification can I receive?

Bachelor of Theology (BTH) or Master of Arts (MA)

How many subjects will be offered each term?

The full subject list given above is offered each semester. A full time Online student typically selects 4 subjects per semester, however Online students are able to select between 1-4 subjects per semester.

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