King's College London

Course Introduction

A theology degree programme in the heart of London that aims to foster informed reflection, both critical and constructive, on the three main dimensions of Christianity: scripture, doctrine, and the history of the Church.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples of modules: The new testament (gospels and letters); systematic theology (nature and method); turning points (an introduction to the history of Christianity in England, 1500'1900); environment and the old testament. Year 2 examples of modules: Paul in context or Jesus in context; ritual in the old testament; an introduction to the doctrine of the person of Christ or the trinity in recent theology; religion, culture and society in reformation Europe or issues in 19th'century British Christianity. Year 3 examples of modules: Principles of systematic theology; challenges of modernity in Christianity, Judaism and Islam; new testament texts and their impact; biblical law and ethics; women and the old testament.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
6 years
Part Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAB
  • SQA Higher
  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • International Baccalaureate 35
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher AB
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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83% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 75%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 91%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 67%

£20,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

85% Go on to work and/or study

In work 50
Studying 25
Studying and working 10
Unemployed 15
Unknown 5

13% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 37%

Total Coursework: 60%

Total Practical: 2%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation