[vc_row 0=””][vc_column width=”1/4″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_tta_tabs style=”modern” active_section=”1″ no_fill_content_area=”true” css=”.vc_custom_1499074323271{background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][vc_tta_section title=”Overview” tab_id=”1496310306559-68dbe0b3-b7e3″][vc_single_image image=”5954″ img_size=”medium” style=”vc_box_shadow_border”][vc_column_text 0=””]Qualification: New Zealand Certificate in Christian Studies – Ministry Strand

Level: 5

Credits: 60

The New Zealand Certificate in Christian Studies (Level 5) – Christian Ministry Strand encourages the development of individual ministry giftings and leadership skills through:

COURSE WORK which includes course reading assignments, lectures, classroom discussions, study assignments, and evaluations

PRACTICAL MINISTRY opportunities in home group situations, in evangelism and outreach, and in local churches

RELATIONAL INTERACTION with other students, with lecturers, and with local churches

The course aims to integrate biblical truths, beliefs, and principles so as to provide for the growth of students in their personal relationship with the God of the Word, and in their understanding and application of the Word of God. Along with seeking to grow people spiritually in their ministry callings and giftings, we seek to encourage and facilitate growth in personal Christian character and in the student’s relationship with the Lord and with His people.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator 0=””][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Entry Requirements” tab_id=”1496310306601-d9b0b86e-f59b”][vc_single_image image=”5034″ img_size=”medium” style=”vc_box_shadow_border”][vc_column_text 0=””]Applicants must be 18 years of age or over. The course is an open-entry course and there are no minimum academic requirements except that all students must have a minimum English language IELTS (Academic) 5.5 or equivalent before they can start the course.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tabs][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][/vc_column][/vc_row]