University of Zululand Science Faculty Requirements

By | April 23, 2022

University of Zululand Faculty of Science and Agriculture Postgraduate Requirements

University of Zululand Science Faculty Requirements – See Details Below:

POSTGRADUATE QUALIFICATIONS
Students are advised that even though a module or programme may be included in this Handbook the Faculty is not compelled to offer it.
The Rules and Departmental Entries contain outlines of each qualification offered by the Faculty. The Rules and Departmental Entries contain outlines of each qualification offered by the Faculty.

Honours Qualifications:

The Honours Degree B.Sc (Hons) or B.Consumer Sci (Hons) follows an acceptable first degree. It is a specialised programme of one-year duration for full time students.

Masters  Qualifications:

The Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Science follows a M.Sc Degree. It is of at least two years duration and based on a programme of original research. Examination is by thesis. The duration of this qualification is a minimum of two years.

Masters  Qualifications:

Following the B.Sc Hons Degree one may pursue a Master of Science Degree (M.Sc).This can be done by following either a research programme of at least one-year duration or, in some instances, by course work and research. In the former, examination is by dissertation while in the latter it is by coursework and dissertation, with coursework contributing a maximum of 50% of the total required credits. The duration of this qualification is a minimum of one year.

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