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Faculty Website: Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Department: Department of Visual Art
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: PhD in Art History
Programme Code: PHD181
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 10
NQF Credits: 360
The purpose of the programme is to enable candidates to undertake research at the most advanced academic level culminating in the submission, assessment and acceptance of a thesis in a theoretical and/or historical aspect of visual culture. The candidate is required to demonstrate high-level research capability and make a significant and original academic contribution to the understanding of art and visual culture.
An appropriate Master’s Degree, with an average mark of at least 65% or an equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard.
Selection is based on academic merit and a preliminary research proposal, as approved by the Department and proposed Supervisor.