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Faculty Website: Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Environmental Health
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Master of Health Sciences in Environmental Health
Programme Code: M9EH1Q
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 180
To provide students with the knowledge and skills to conduct independent research through advanced scientific problem solving skills, and the application of critical and reflective thinking in the field of Environmental Health. The qualification is intended for persons who will contribute to knowledge generation through independent research to develop and advance the profession of Environmental Health.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Health at NQF level 8 with an average of 65% 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 the 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.
Selection is based on approval by the Departmental Research Committee.