UNISA Honours Degrees & Postgraduate Diplomas in Human Sciences

UNISA Honours Degrees & Postgraduate Diplomas in Human Sciences

University of South Africa Postgraduate Diploma Courses in Human Sciences

Postgraduate Diploma in Library and Information Science (90003)
Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health (98574)
Postgraduate Diploma in Social and Behavioural Studies (HIV-AIDS) (90008)

University of South Africa Honours Degree Courses in Human Sciences

Bachelor of Arts Honours in African Languages (99306)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in African Politics (99307)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Afrikaans Language Stream (99435 – LAN)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Afrikaans Literature Stream (99435 – LIT)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Ancient Near Eastern Studies (99402)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Anthropology (99403)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Applied Linguistics (99405)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Arabic (99404)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Archaeology (99406)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Art History (99407)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Biblical Archaeology NEW TESTAMENT PERIOD (99408 – NTP)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Biblical Archaeology OLD TESTAMENT PERIOD (99408 – OTP)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Biblical Studies NEW TESTAMENT PERIOD (99409 – NTP)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Biblical Studies OLD TESTAMENT PERIOD (99409 – OTP)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Classical Studies (99410)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Development Studies (99438)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in English Studies (99411)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Gender Studies (99439)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in History (99412)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Integrated Organisational Communication (98619)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in International Politics (99414)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Islamic Studies (99415)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Linguistics (99417)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Media Studies (99418)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Modern European Languages and Literature (99419)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Philosophy (99420)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Police Science (90074)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Politics (99421)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology Applied Psychology for Professional Contexts (99422 – APP)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology Community and Health Psychology (99422 – CHP)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology Psychological Counselling (99422 – COU)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Religious Studies (99423)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Social Behavioural Studies (HIV-AIDS) (HIV-AIDS) (99425 – HIV)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Sociology (99426)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Theory of Literature (99427)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Translation Studies (99428)
Bachelor of Information Science Honours (90072)
Bachelor of Musicology Honours (98578)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Christian Leadership (98627)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Christian Spirituality (98626)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Church History (98620)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Missiology (98579)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in New Testament (99429)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Old Testament (99430)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Practical Theology (99431)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Systematic Theology (99433)
Bachelor of Theology Honours in Theological Ethics (99434)
Honours Bachelor of Arts in Archival Science New Curriculum from 2011 (0555X – N11)


 


Overview of Public Universities in South Africa

Here's an overview of some public universities in South Africa, including general admissions requirements and estimated application periods. Keep in mind, specific program requirements and dates can vary significantly, so it's important to check each university's official website for the most current information.

University of Pretoria

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with minimum scores in specific subjects related to the chosen program; for international students, equivalent qualifications.
  • Application Period: Usually opens in March and closes at the end of July for most programs.

University of Cape Town

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with pass levels required for degree study; subject-specific requirements depending on the program.
  • Application Period: Application opens in April and closes at the end of July.

Stellenbosch University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required marks; some programs have additional testing.
  • Application Period: Opens in March and typically closes at the end of June.

University of the Witwatersrand

  • Admissions Requirements: Matriculation certificate with university exemption; required scores vary by faculty.
  • Application Period: Begins in March and ends on the 30th of September.

University of Johannesburg

  • Admissions Requirements: Matric exemption with a minimum APS score; specific subject requirements based on the faculty.
  • Application Period: Opens in April and generally closes by the 30th of September.

University of the Free State

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific marks for the program applied to; additional requirements for certain courses.
  • Application Period: Typically opens in April and closes at the end of August.

University of Venda

  • Admissions Requirements: Completion of the National Senior Certificate with an endorsement for diploma or degree studies; specific APS scores needed.
  • Application Period: Usually from May to September.

University of Fort Hare

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with university exemption; certain programs may have specific requirements.
  • Application Period: Opens around May and closes at the end of September.

University of the Western Cape

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific performance levels; additional requirements for certain programs.
  • Application Period: Generally from May to September.

North-West University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with university exemption; program-specific requirements may apply.
  • Application Period: Opens in March and usually closes by the end of August.

Rhodes University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate or equivalent; minimum academic performance in certain subjects.
  • Application Period: Applications open in April and close at the end of September.

Nelson Mandela University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required scores for chosen programs; portfolio or additional tests for some faculties.
  • Application Period: Opens in April, with a deadline at the end of August for most programs.

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific scores; additional requirements for certain courses.
  • Application Period: Opens in May and typically closes by the end of September.

University of Limpopo

  • Admissions Requirements: Senior Certificate with endorsement for diploma or degree courses; specific APS scores for different programs.
  • Application Period: From April to September.

University of Zululand

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with an endorsement for bachelor’s degree studies; specific score requirements for various programs.
  • Application Period: Usually between April and November.

Central University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific scores for the chosen field of study; additional criteria for certain programs.
  • Application Period: Application period generally starts in May and ends in October.

Vaal University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with a pass that qualifies for admission to bachelor’s degree, diploma, or higher certificate programs.
  • Application Period: Typically from May to September.

Walter Sisulu University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required scores for chosen programs; additional criteria for certain faculties.
  • Application Period: From April to September.

This list provides a starting point for understanding the admissions landscape across South Africa's diverse higher education institutions. Given the variability in programs and requirements, it's crucial to consult each university's website for the most accurate and up-to-date information.