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Faculty Website: Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Complimentary Medicine
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Master of Health Sciences in Complementary Medicine
Programme Code: M9CM1Q
Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 180
The purpose of this qualification is to develop a graduate competent in the knowledge, attitudes, insight and skills required for diagnosing and treating patients in the field of CM as well as formulating comprehensive management plans for health promotion. The qualifying graduate will be able to competently apply and integrate theoretical principles, evidence-based techniques, practical exposure and appropriate skills as a healthcare practitioner. The programme of study will produce a well-rounded graduate who will be competent to compound, dispense and prescribe CMs within that scope of practice. The graduate will be a team player capable of working in multidisciplinary teams to promote the profession.
The minimum admission requirement is the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Complementary Medicine (BHS CM). Applications from persons with an equivalent qualification will be considered by a constituted status committee in line with the University’s & Faculty’s regulations.