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Certificate in Theological Studies - C.T.S.

30 credits (offered on a part-time basis)


The Certificate in Theological Studies is a one-year program allowing the student to develop critical thinking and personal reflection in the field of theology. The objective is to provide a general theological culture.  The core of the program involves a overview of the Scriptures, the main currents in the history of Christianity, and fundamental questions related to Christian doctrines and practices. Students will gain familiarity with research methods in various theological subject areas (exegesis, history, ethics and reflective theology).

In order to be admitted to the C.T.S. program, one must have completed studies at the High School level (or the equivalent) with an average not inferior to a C.

In order to get the C.T.S. one must:

  • Attend all courses of the program;
  • Write the dissertation (DTHY 9710, p. 25) connected with one mandatory course of the program;
  • Successfully pass the written and oral exams in each courses of the program;
  • Fulfill the above-mentioned requirements within a maximum period of 5 years.



Title Course Code Language Semester Time Academic Year
Women of the Old Testament III: Heroines in the Hellenistic Novels DTHY 4173 English Winter Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-11:20 a.m. 2020-21
Women of the Old Testament II: Women in the Historical Books DTHY 4172 English Winter Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-11:20 a.m. 2020-21
Women of the Old Testament I: The Matriarchs DTHY 4171 English Winter Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-11:20 a.m. 2020-21
Theology of Environment DTHY 4551 English Fall Thursday, 5:30 p.m.-8:20 p.m. 2020-21
Knowledge and Freedom of Jesus DTHY 4441 English Fall Tuesday and Thursday (October 13 to October 29), 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 2020-21
Epistle of James and Social Justice DTHY 4282 English Winter Saturday, February 6, 13, 20, 27, from 9 a.m. to noon 2020-21
Christology DTHY 2243 English Winter Friday, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 2020-21
Canadian Catholics Through the Ages DTHY 4350 English Fall Wednesday, 9:30 p.m - 11:30 p.m 2020-21