COURSE OPTIONS //

There is the option of either a 1 year or 2 year internship with Grace Vineyard. Year 1 is done in Christchurch, and in partnership with the Vineyard College of New Zealand. If accepted, there is also the possibility of doing Year 2 in a different Vineyard Church within New Zealand, or within South East Asia. (Unfortunately we are unable to receive international students at this time.)

YEAR ONE - Certificate in Christian Ministry //

 — Level 4, 120 credits

Duration: 46 weeks including 6 weeks holidays. Dates negotiated with students’ church.

All courses in this programme are compulsory, and students must pass each course with a grade of 50% or more to gain the qualification. This programme is made up of the following courses. 

SEMESTER ONE

God's Story - 15 Credits
Exploring Spiritual Growth - 15 Credits
Practical Ministry - 30 Credits

SEMESTER TWO

Intro to Church History - 15 Credits
Understanding the Bible - 15 Credits
Practical Ministry - 30 Credits

Year Two - Diploma in Christian Leadership //

— Level 5, 120 credits

Duration: 46 weeks including 6 weeks holidays. Dates negotiated with students’ church.

All courses in this programme are compulsory, and students must pass each course with a grade of 50% or more to gain the qualification. This programme is made up of the following courses.

SEMESTER ONE

Introduction to Ministry - 15 Credits
Spiritual Growth & Discipleship - 15 Credits
Project Internship - 30 Credits

SEMESTER TWO

Survey of Old Testament and New Testament - 30 Credits
Project Internship - 30 Credits