TEORE Religious Educator Program, 120.0 Credits
Theology program
Autumn 2020/2021 Aug - Jun (w35-w23). Mixed times 100 % at Campus Södertälje. Language English.
Admission at universityadmissions.se or antagning.se, admission code: TEORE
Entry requirements
Bachelor's degree in theology/religious studies, 180 ECTS credits, with at least 60 credits credits in theology/religious studies, including an independent degree project and at least 15 credits in Eastern Christian Studies from Intermediate level, or equivalent. Proficiency in English by means of an internationally recognized test, e. g. TOEFL, IELTS or the equivalent
Education Level
Second cycle
The studies are full-time and for a student with a bachelor’s degree in a theological or biblical subject the education takes two years. Students with a bachelor’s degree in a subject within the humanities other than theology will study for three years.

Students on this program will receive a theological education at master’s level with a focus on Eastern Christian Studies at Stockholm School of Theology. At Sankt Ignatios College in Södertälje the studies will focus on pedagogical studies like how to create a safe and stimulating learning environment within a Church congregation or a diocese, and how to encourage participation in the life of the Church by clergy and lay members.

You will study subjects as:
- Eastern Christian liturgics and ecclesiology
- Theory and method in Eastern Christianity
- Sources of faith
- Patristics
- The Scripture in Eastern Christianity
- Methodology
- Masters’ thesis

You can find out more about the program here.
Confirmed by the Theology Faculty Board at University College Stockholm 2019-10-08