BA with specialisation in Politics, Economics and Technology

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Faculty Website:   Faculty of Humanities
Department: Department of Religion Studies
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: BA with specialisation in Politics, Economics and Technology
Programme Code: B7024Q

Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 408
SAQA: 80344

Application Start Date: 1 Apr 2023
Application End Date: 31 Oct 2023

Campus: Auckland Park Kingsway

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555

Duration of Study: 3 Years

Programme Fees


The BA PET is a multidisciplinary programme that equips a graduate with the skills, knowledge and attributes needed to function in contemporary environments, being cognisant 46 of the major interplay between technology and society. Graduates will have higher-order skills to navigate increasingly complex intersections prompted by the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The curriculum for the BA with specialisation in Politics, Economics and Technology programme consists of 22 semester modules.

Career Opportunities

Apprentice data analyst, Researcher, Account manager, Sales data management and development, Business development, Trainee analyst, Import/export administrator, Financial operations, Information management, Economic analysis, Postgraduate study.

Admission Requirements

A minimum APS of 27, 5 (60%+) in English, 4 (50%+) in Mathematics.

Selection Process

Selections is based on academic merit.

Mathematical literacy is not accepted.

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