Core Curriculum

The Bachelor of Theology degree at African Christian College prepares students for excellent service in the Kingdom by educating students in biblical and theological studies with specializations in ministry, leadership and counselling.

The Bachelor programme is 120 credits and completed in three years. Accepted students are required to enroll in six courses each semester and two courses during the winter break (June-July).

Core Curriculum – 81 credits

The Core Curriculum prepares visionary leaders of integrity, equipped with a deep knowledge of the Bible and the world around them through general and in-depth study. All students are required to complete the courses within the Core Curriculum. Further in-depth study is provided within the chosen major.

General Education – 27 credits

  • GEN 110 – Computer Skills
  • GEN 120 – English I: Writing and Comprehension
  • GEN 130 – Fundamentals of Communication
  • GEN 220 – English II: Academic Writing
  • GEN 230 – Africa in World History
  • GEN 240 – Community Health & HIV/AIDS
  • GEN 330 – World Religions in an African Context
  • GEN 340 – Cultural Anthropology

Biblical Text -15 credits

  • BIB 110 – New Testament Survey
  • BIB 120 – Old Testament Survey
  • BIB 210 – Life & Teaching of Christ
  • BIB 220 – Acts
  • BIB 350 – Romans & Galatians

Theology – 24 credits

  • THE 210 – Christian Ethics
  • THE 220 – Church History
  • THE 222 – Restoration History
  • THE 230 – Apologetics
  • THE 240 – Hermeneutics
  • THE 310 – Spiritual Formation
  • THE 320 – Systematic Theology
  • THE 330 – Cross of Christ

Ministry Leadership -15 credits

  • MIN 110 – Personal Evangelism
  • MIN 220 – Educational Programme of the Church
  • MIN 320 – Church Planting and Growth
  • PSC 230 – Marriage and Family
  • LEA 340 – Entrepreneurship

Learn more about individual courses by reading the course descriptions

Learn how Contextual Education is integrated within these courses