Postgraduate

First meeting

All prospective postgraduate students MUST register as soon as possible before they can be allowed on campus according to the University of Pretoria requirements at the beginning of 2017. Please register online for your honours field of specialisation: Information Science, Multimedia or Publishing. You are strongly advised to do the degree over two years if you are working fulltime. The following apply for each field:

  • Information Science: please register for all applicable modules – core as well as elective modules (your choices will be checked at the first meeting)
  • Multimedia: please register for all applicable modules – core as well as elective modules (your choices will be checked at the first meeting)
  • Publishing: please register for all applicable modules – core as well as elective modules (your choices will be checked at the first meeting)

All honours students must attend the first meeting at the beginning of the year during which very important information concerning your study direction, course content, confirmation of your choice of modules and timetable will be conveyed to you. Please bring your registration form along which indicates what modules you registered for.

Students registering for their second year (i.e. part time students or full time students with outstanding modules) are welcome to attend the first meeting or they can contact the coordinator for their honours degree (i.e. Information Science, Multimedia or Publishing) to confirm their choice of modules.

Students who need to register for a third year need to contact the coordinator for their honours degree (i.e. Information Science, Multimedia or Publishing) before registering online to verify if they are allowed to continue with their studies.

Details of first meeting

DATE

TIME

DEGREE

VENUE

Thursday, 2 February 2017

17:30

BIS (Hons) Publishing

Package coordinator:

Prof Beth le Roux

beth.leroux@up.ac.za

tel (012) 420 2426

IT Building (IT 6-48)

Thursday, 2 February 2017

17:30

BIS (Hons) Information Science

Package coordinator: 

Prof Ina Fourie

ina.fourie@up.ac.za

tel: (012) 420-5216

IT Building (Tswelopele lab 4th floor)

Thursday, 2 February 2017

17:30

BIS (Hons) Multimedia

Package coordinator: 

Mr Koos de Beer

koos.debeer@up.ac.za

tel (012) 420 2833

IT Building (SIT 7 lab, 4th floor)

By appointment:

Enquiries:

Prof Archie Dick

012 420 2961

archie.dick@up.ac.za

Research Master's and Doctoral degrees
MIS Multimedia (research) (Mr Koos de Beer; koos.debeer@up.ac.za)
MIS Information Science (research) (Prof Ina Fourie; ina.fourie@up.ac.za)
MIS Library Science (research) (Prof Ina Fourie; ina.fourie@up.ac.za)
MIS Publishing (research) (Dr Beth le Roux; beth.leroux@up.ac.za)
DPhil: Library Science (Prof Archie Dick; archie.dick@up.ac.za)
DPhil: Information Science (Prof Archie Dick; archie.dick@up.ac.za)
PhD: Publishing (Prof Archie Dick; archie.dick@up.ac.za)


REGISTRATION, TUITION / REGISTRATION FEES AND FACULTY CONTACT

Please see the following for information:

http://www.up.ac.za/fees-and-funding/article/277377/summary-of-fees

http://www.up.ac.za/en/fees-and-funding/article/262098/postgraduate-fees

Please see the following for online registration:

New postgraduate students

Online registration for postgraduate students

Guidelines to online registration

 

ENQUIRIES

Department of Information Science

Prof Archie Dick, Tel.:+27 12 420 2961, E-mail: archie.dick@up.ac.za

 

EBIT Faculty Administration

Admissions - honours:

Ms Patience Ngwenya, Tel.: +27 420 4186 , E-mail: patience.ngwenya@up.ac.za

Admissions – postgraduate master's and doctoral degrees:

Mrs Dawn Taljaard, Tel.:+27 12 420 4095, E-mail: dawn.taljaard@up.ac.za


The Department of Information Science offers the following programmes for honours, master's and doctoral degrees:

BACCALAUREUS INFORMATIONIS SCIENTIAE HONORES [BIS (Hons)]

BACCALAUREUS INFORMATIONIS SCIENTIAE HONORES [BIS (Hons)]

BIS (Hons) Information Science (Code 12240003)
BIS (Hons) Multimedia (Code 12240004)
BIS (Hons) Publishing (Code 12240005)

Programme manager:
Prof AL Dick
IT-building 6-73
Tel.: +27 12 420 2961
e-mail: archie.dick@up.ac.za

 

MAGISTER INFORMATIONIS SCIENTIAE [MIS] (Research)

MAGISTER INFORMATIONIS SCIENTIAE [MIS] (Research) and [MA] (Research)

MIS Library Science (Code 12254001)
MIS Information Science (Code 12254003)
MIS Multimedia (Code 12254005)
MIS Publishing (Code 12254007)

Please see the Guidelines for master's and doctoral applications if you intend applying for any of the research master's or doctoral programmes.

Please see the department's Research focus areas.

Programme manager:
Prof AL Dick
IT-building 6-73
Tel.: +27 12 420 2961
e-mail: archie.dick@up.ac.za


Prof Ina Fourie
IT-building 6-65
Tel: +27 12 420 5216
e-mail: ina.fourie@up.ac.za

  

MASTERS IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY [MIT] (Research & Coursework)

MASTERS IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY [MIT] (Research & Coursework)

Please click the link above or see the M.IT Stream B information Brochure for more information. Send an e-mail to mit-info@up.ac.za if you have any queries.

 

Programme manager:
Prof AL Dick
IT-building 6-73
Tel.: +27 12 420 2961
e-mail: archie.dick@up.ac.za

 

DOCTOR PHILOSOPHIAE [DPhil, PhD] (Research)

DOCTOR PHILOSOPHIAE [DPhil, PhD] (Research)

DPhil Information Science (Code 12264002)
PhD Publishing (Code 12264003)

DPhil Library Science (Code 12264001)

Please see the Guidelines for master's and doctoral applications if you intend applying for any of the research master's or doctoral programmes.

Please see the department's Research focus areas.

Programme manager:

Prof Archie Dick
IT-building 6-73,
Tel: +27 12 420 2961
e-mail: archie.dick@up.ac.za

 

 

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