Higher Certificate in Christian Ministry: NQF Level 5 – 120 credits
SMMS offers the HCCM to encourage and promote the development of basic theological education for church leaders. A total of 8 courses (120 credits at 15 credits per course) need to be completed in order to qualify for the Higher Certificate. As a long distance provider of theological education, SMMS will provide tutorials and course materials/academic readers either in spiral bound, electronically emailed or posted to registered students.
The Programme offers the following core components: