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Department of Environmental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Environmental Health
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Doctor of Philosophy in Health Sciences: Public Health
Programme Code: P9HS6Q
Medium of Facilitation:
NQF Level: 10
NQF Credits: 360
Application Start Date:
Application End Date: Apr 1, 2022
The purpose of this qualification is to provide qualifying students with advanced analytical, problem solving and reflective competencies as specialist in Public Health culminating in the production of a thesis and publications in Public Health.
A Master's Degree with an average of 65% in Public Health or an equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard as determined by the Departmental Research Committee and approved by the Faculty Board. Submission of a draft proposal to Departmental Research Committee and approval thereof is required in addition to the online application. The selection and allocation of postgraduate students depends on the availability of supervisors.