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Faculty Website: Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Chiropractic
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: Bachelor of Health Sciences in Chiropractic
Programme Code: B9C01Q
Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 8
NQF Credits: 480
Application Start Date: 1 Apr 2023
Application End Date: 31 Oct 2023
Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555
Duration of Study: 4 Years
The purpose of this qualification is to give the student a thorough understanding and working knowledge of the structure and function of the human being in both health and disease and the fluctuations that lie between these poles. Chiropractic programme aims to develop the emerging Chiropractor in light of the following: Primary contact practitioners, Specialist assessors of neuromusculoskeletal system, Specialists in the field of spinal and extremity manipulation, and wellness and holistic practitioners trained in the prevention of disease.
Chiropractor’s treat conditions and injuries that are nerve, muscle or joint related.
Minimum APS of 26, English 5 (60%+), Mathematics 4 (50%+), Physical Sciences 4 (50%+) or Life Sciences 4 (50%+).
Selection will be based on: applicants with Physical Sciences or Life Sciences will be considered, based on academic merit, as well as a personal interview, and letters of recommendation from at least 2 practicing doctors of Chiropractic.
Mathematical Literacy, Technical Maths and Technical Science are not accepted.
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