Swedish version coming soon

Introduction to the Tewahedo Tradition in Amharic

This course is a modular distance course for those who are interested in studying the Ethiopian Orthodox tradition in Amharic. The course contains seven modules: 

Dogmatic Theology

Church History


Bible Study

Practical Theology (Ecclesiology, Liturgy, Holy Sacraments)

Canon Law

Church Administration

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Quick Facts

Length: 2 years

Study Pace: Part-time (50%)

Type of Instruction: Distance learning
Language of Instruction: Amharic

Level: Preparatory

Organizer: Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola

In addition to the requirements stated in the course description, all students need to be at least 18 year old, be officially registered in Sweden and have a sufficient knowledge of the language of instruction.

Fees: Tuition at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola is free for everyone who is a citizen of Sweden or another EU country or who have been granted permission to live in Sweden. Students must be registered as living in Sweden. 

Service Fees: Students are required to pay a service fee. The service fee for this course is SEK 400 per semester