John de Bono QC, a lawyer specialising in criminal negligence law at Serjeants’ Inn Chambers in London, explains how his degree in Theology led on to a career in law and his expertise in medical ethics allows him to negotiate complex cases.
TRS-UK is the Professional Association for Departments, Units and Subject Associations of the Study of Religion and Theology in the UK
To promote and support the academic study of religion in the UK
To advocate for the academic study of religion with government, universities, and other relevant institutions and persons
To promote and publicise high-quality research in religious studies, theology and related disciplines in the UK
The study of religion and theology is one of the most vibrant, diverse, and engaged fields of academic study in the UK.
TRS-UK represents, supports, and promotes teaching and research in religion and theology in higher education throughout the UK.
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Skills for Careers in Law, Education, Youth Work, Civil Service, and Industry
Graduates of Theology and Religious Studies discuss the value of their degrees for a range of careers including law, the automobile industry, youth work, education, and the civil service.
Jennifer Jenkins, schools project manager, Coventry Cathedral
Jennifer Jenkins, ICON Schools Project Manager for Coventry Cathedral, explains the value of her degree in Theology for her career in educational outreach.
Tim Mortimer, programme manager
Tim Mortimer, who studied Theology and Religious Studies with English, describes the value of his degree for his work as Programmes Manager for the Faith and Belief Forum.
Tiwa Adebayo, PR project consultant
Tiwa Adebayo talks about the value of her degree in Theology and Religious Studies for her work as Project Consultant for APCO Worldwide (public relations).
Skills for Careers in TV, PR, Charities, Political Policy, Communications
A compilation of interviews with graduates of Theology and Religious Studies in the UK. They discuss how the skills learned in their degrees feed into careers including television production, public relations, charity management, political policy, and communications.