Doctor of Philosophy in Health Sciences in Biomedical SciencesHome » University Courses »
Faculty Website: Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Biomedical Science
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Doctor of Philosophy in Health Sciences in Biomedical Sciences
Programme Code: P9HS1Q
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 10
NQF Credits: 360
The purpose of the PhD in Health Sciences: ; Biomedical Sciences is to produce graduates that are competent in conducting scientific research under minimal guidance in a chosen field, and to contribute to knowledge production in that field. The research problem, its justification, process and outcome are to be reported in a dissertation that complies with the generally accepted norms for research at these levels.
A Master’s degree in Biomedical Technology/Sciences or an equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard as determined by a Status Committee and approved by the Faculty Board.
Selection is based on approval by the Department’s Research Committee.