Practices of Evidence-Informed Decision-Making

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Faculty Website:   Faculty of Humanities
Department: Department of Politics and International Relations
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Practices of Evidence-Informed Decision-Making
Programme Code: S7023O

Medium of Facilitation: Online
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 0

Senate Approval: S557/2020(4)

Application Start Date: 1 April 2024
Application End Date: 10 December 2025

Campus: Online

Contacts: 011 559 2717

Duration of Study: 14 weeks

Programme Fees


The purpose of this Practices of Evidence-Informed Decision-Making SLP is to prepare mid[1]level and higher government officials, practitioners, and researchers across sectors to apply evidence-informed decision-making to the real-world every-day challenges faced by those working in South Africa and beyond. And thereby strengthening the evidence ecosystem in South Africa and Africa to promote Africa’s transformational development.

Admission Requirements

  1. Have a Bachelor Honours degree or equivalent (four-year degree), and
  2. Have had prior appropriate exposure to practices in /of the evidence-informed decision-making ((EIDM) field, at the discretion of the course convener)

Selection Process

Applicants apply on line and must submit the evidence of having completed an honours or equivalent, together with their CVs so selection can take place

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