Advanced Diploma of Christian Ministry and Theology

Find the list of subjects, core units, elective units and alternative elective units for the Advanced Diploma of Christian Ministry and Theology

These Core units, with the Electives,  satisfy the Advanced Diploma of Christian Ministry and Theology.   Students may select alternative subjects from Study Streams to meet their individual ministry training needs.  A minimum of six subjects must be completed. Any final decision on an alternative rests with the Principal.

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Biblical Theology Advanced Diploma Core Units

Songs to Live By
CMTTHE601 Analyse and critique Christian theology


Worlds Greatest Story
CMTTHE602 Critique the interpretation of theological data


Marriage and Family Life I
CMTTHE603 Apply critical analysis to a theological theme or issue


When the Trumpet Sounds
CMTTHE604 Critique new insights on theological information


Throne Rights
CMTMIN601 Synthesise theological ideas and apply these to specific personal or community issues


Marriage and Family II: Parenting on Purpose
CMTMIN602 Communicate theology in depth


Students are supplied with a textbook, assignments and complete instructions to satisfactorily complete the subject; alternative subjects may be selected from the Study Streams


This listing is correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change without notice


Practical Theology Advanced Diploma

Vision Colleges has nominated the Advanced Diploma Electives subjects below to satisfy the Advanced Diploma of Christian Ministry and Theology.  The student must complete a minimum of four elective units with a minimum of 380 nominal hours. Students may request alternative options for the elective units. See section below. The decision of the Principal on a choice will be final.


Elective Units

CHCCDE005 – Develop and support relevant community resources: Nominal Hours 125
(Develop Community Ministry)


CHCCDE002 – Develop and implement community programs: Nominal Hours 125: Nominal Hours 90
(Develop Ministry Program)


CHCMGT003 – Lead the work team: Nominal Hours 100
(Leading the Ministry Team)


CHCPRP004 – Promote and represent the service: Nominal Hours 90
(Promote The Ministry)


Students may select alternatives from the Optional Elective Subjects list below to meet their individual ministry training needs.


The number of subjects completed will depend on the student’s selection. The minimum number of elective subjects shall not be less than four, and the total nominal elective hours must not be less than 380 hours regardless of the number of units selected.

Alternative Elective Options

The following Advanced Diploma of Christian Ministry and Theology Electives units are optional to the nominated elective units (above).   If the student prefers an alternative subject, they must inquire of the college for availability and access.  Contact the college Principal by email


CHCPRP003         Reflect on and improve own professional practice: Nominal Hours 120

CHCCOM003      Develop workplace communication strategies: Nominal Hours 100

CHCYTH009        Support youth programs: Nominal Hours 150


This listing is correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change without notice.

And truly He gave some to be apostles, and some to be prophets, and some to be evangelists, and some to be pastors and teachers, for the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ. 

Ephesians 4:11-12 NKJV