Certificate in Pastoral Ministry

CERTIFICATE IN PASTORAL MINISTRY (CPM)

Certificate in Pastoral Ministry

The Certificate in Pastoral Ministry is a 60-credit certificate designed to train Pastors.  It includes 30 courses and 2 practicum which cover the following subject areas:

Old Testament OT
New Testament NT
Systematic Theology ST
Historical Theology HT
Practical Theology PT
Biblical Theology BT

The Certificate in Christian Ministry includes the following courses:

Course Code Course Description
OT 101 Pentateuch
OT 102 History Books, Poetry and Wisdom
OT 103 Prophets
OT 151/152 Hebrew 1 & 2
NT 201 Gospels and Acts
NT 202 Epistles and Revelation
NT 251/252 Greek 1 & 2
ST 302 Revelation and God
ST 303 Humanity and Christ
ST 304 The Holy Spirit and Salvation
ST 305 The Church and Last Things
ST 331 Ethics
HT 401 Early and Medieval Church History
HT 461 Westminster Confession of Faith
PT 501 Spiritual Development and Discipleship
PT 511 Apologetics and Evangelism with Cultural Intelligence
PT 522/523 Ministry of the Word 1 & 2
PT 524 Ministry of the Word & Hermeneutics for Preaching
PT 531 Pastoral Life and Skills
PT 551 Worship
PT 561 Introduction to Pastoral Counselling
PT 562 Counselling Skills
BT 601 Old Testament Biblical Theology
BT 602 Old and New Testament Biblical Theology
Three Electives (see list below)
Practicum
PT 591/592 Church Ministry             OR
PT 593/594 Campus Ministry
Internship
HT 402 Reformation & Modern Church History
HT 451 NZ Church History (Presbyterian)
PT 541 Polity & Practice

Electives

Course Code Course Description Pre-requisite
PT 517 Church Planting with Cultural Intelligence
PT 526 Christian Education – Teaching & Learning.
PT 563 Counselling Ethics PT 561
PT 564 Cross-Cultural Counselling PT 561
PT 571 Women & the Bible
PT 572 Women & the Church
BT 611 Genesis BT 601 & 602
BT 631 Ecclesiastes BT 601 & 602
BT 633 Isaiah BT 601 & 602
BT 650 Matthew BT 601 & 602
BT 651 Mark BT 601 & 602
BT 659 Ephesians BT 601 & 602