Diploma in Pastoral Studies






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The Diploma in Pastoral Studies

Theology is an ancient intellectual discipline, with continuing and momentous social significance around the world today. Students gain an understanding of the intellectual underpinning of religious traditions, and of the social and cultural contexts for religious belief and practice.

On completion, students will then be able to relate academic knowledge to the contextual realities of Zimbabwe, Africa and the world.  Furthermore, students will acquire skills in academic writing and research related to Theology and Religious Studies.

Learning Path

  • 5 O levels including English
  • An applicant may be admitted into the programme through the accreditation of prior learning.
  • computer skills
  • Introduction to the Bible and hermeneutics 
  • Old Testament courses
  • New Testament courses
  • Evangelism, Discipleship and Pastoral Work
  • Modern & Contextual Theologies
  • Phenomenology of Religion and Introduction to World Religions
  • Research Project
  • Christian History and Thought
  • Ministry Placements
  • Research Methods 
  • Christian Theology
  • Communication skills and Homiletics
  • Introduction to Mission
  • Research Project
  • Biblical Greek-Grammar & Syntax 
  • Visit our campus at 78 Fife Avenue (cnr
  • Mazoe Street), Harare and collect application forms
  • Visit our website www.domboshawatheologicalcollege.org and download relevant forms
  • Email: [email protected] to request forms to be emailed to you. 
  • Once you submit your forms initiate an interview with the Academic Dean, the Programmes coordinator or principal. This can be conducted in person or by zoom, Whatsapp video call skype
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