Bachelor of Arts Catholic Theology (Major Subject)

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree

Duration

36 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

German

About this Study Course

Embark on a profound exploration of faith and theology with our Bachelor of Arts Catholic Theology (Major Subject) program. Rooted in the age-old questions of God and humanity, our program offers students a rigorous yet transformative academic journey. Through scientific reflection and interdisciplinary study, students gain a deep understanding of Catholic theology while also exploring its relevance in today’s world.

Overview

Our program provides students with a comprehensive foundation in Catholic theology, covering four key focus areas: Biblical Theology, Historical Theology, Systematic Theology, and Practical Theology. From delving into the scriptures of the Old and New Testaments to examining the development of Christian thought throughout history, students engage with the richness and complexity of the Catholic faith. Complemented by courses in philosophy, our curriculum fosters critical thinking and intellectual exploration, preparing students for the diverse challenges they’ll encounter in their academic and professional lives.

Admission Requirements

To join our Bachelor of Arts Catholic Theology (Major Subject) program, applicants must possess a university entrance qualification, such as the Abitur, and demonstrate proficiency in the German language at DSH level 2 or CEFR level C1. These requirements ensure that students have the academic background and language skills necessary to thrive in our rigorous program.

  • Biblical Theology (Old Testament, New Testament)
  • Historical Theology (ancient church history, medieval and modern church history)
  • Systematic Theology (fundamental theology, dogmatics, Christian social studies, moral theology)
  • Practical Theology (religious education, liturgy, pastoral theology, canon law)

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Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are well-equipped for a variety of career paths, from traditional roles within the Church to opportunities in education, counseling, journalism, and beyond. With a strong foundation in Catholic theology and the skills to engage with diverse perspectives, our alumni go on to make meaningful contributions in their chosen fields. Through internships, research projects, and experiential learning opportunities, students develop practical skills and gain valuable experience that prepares them for success in a rapidly changing job market.

Visa Requirements:

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