Pastoral Theology

Pontifical University St Patricks College Maynooth


Course Name Pastoral Theology
Course Provider Pontifical University St Patricks College Maynooth
Course Code 107180 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Pontifical University Maynooth Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course Start Date: September 2022
PAC Application Information

Expand+Application Closing Date - Non-EU 1st April 2022 - EU 1st April 2022

For EU & those living on the island of Ireland (Late applications may be considered).

Application Requirements
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Duration 1 year full-time
Entry Requirements Candidates are required to have a recognised degree qualification where theology is at least a minor component.

Candidates with other degrees may be admitted if they have experience in pastoral ministry.

They may be required to take courses in theology to qualify for admission.

Candidates whose first language is not English will be required to satisfy the English language requirement.

Successful individual and group interviews are an essential part of the selection process.
Interview Yes
Course Content

This level 8 programme forms part of a person’s initial formation for ministry leadership in the Church, preparing him/her to minister effectively in a peer relationship with other pastoral ministers.

Students are taug...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Pastoral Practice 30 Credits
PT 430: Pastoral Practice

Prayer Leadership 7.5 Credits
PT 431: Prayer Leadership

Caring and Spiritual Accompaniment 5 Credits
PT 432: Caring and Spiritual Accompaniment in Community

Theology and Pastoral Mini...

Careers or Further Progression Career Outcomes
• Pastoral Work
• Chaplaincy
• Catechesis & Faith Development
• Sacramental Preparation Coordination
Further Enquiries St. Patrick’s College
Co. Kildare
W23 TW77
+353 (0)1 708 3600
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