Doctor of Philosophy in Health Sciences in Optometry

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General

Faculty Website:   Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Optometry
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Doctor of Philosophy in Health Sciences in Optometry
Programme Code: P9HS4Q

Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 10
NQF Credits: 360
SAQA: 96969

Application Start Date: 1 April 2024
Application End Date: 14 March 2025

Campus: Doornfontein

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555
Email: mylife@uj.ac.za

Duration of Study: 2 Years

Programme Fees


Purpose

The primary purpose of this qualification is to provide qualifying students with the ability to: ; Perform independent, original and creative scientific research. Contribute significant knowledge to and insight into optometry as well as the specific discipline of research. Display skills in related research methodologies and in proper formulation through a doctoral dissertation. Reflect upon decision-making, self-directedness and contributions to optometric science. Only a Research Doctorate can be done.


Admission Requirements

A relevant Master’s degree.

 

Refer to the Academic Regulations of the University of Johannesburg.


More Information

https://www.uj.ac.za/admission-aid/postgraduate/
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