Private Training EstablishmentEastwest College of Intercultural Studies
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Jul 2023
Eastwest College of Intercultural Studies
The Diploma in Intercultural Studies (Level 5) weaves together practical cross-cultural ministry experience with strong theological and biblical foundations in order to equip students to be effective in mission, church, workplace, and ministry environments.
The diploma covers a range of subjects including: Christian Foundations, World Religions & Christian Worldview, Ministry Practicum (Prayer & Care Groups, Spiritual Warfare, and Communicating the Gospel), Intercultural & Spiritual Foundations, Service in Mission (serving in local ministry teams), and Survey of the Old and New Testament.
The diploma is designed to be studied full-time with students living on campus in a real cross-cultural environment. Accommodation options are also available for spouses and families of students.
NZQA Accredited - NZ Diploma in Christian Studies (Intercultural Studies) (Level 5).
Applicants should have:
A Christian testimony of faith in Jesus Christ
A membership of, and at least one year’s involvement in, a local church or assembly
The commendation of the local church
Evidence that they can undertake a course of intensive study and practical activity, i.e.:
Be at least 18 years of age in the year of commencement of study
For International Students a minimum English Language IELTS (Academic) 5.5 or equivalent is required.