Programme: DPhil Anthropology

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Code Faculty
01264391 Faculty of Humanities
Credits Duration
Duration of study: 2 years Total credits: 480
Mrs I Kriel
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+27 (0)124202596
Prof I Pikirayi
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+27 (0)124204661

Admission requirements

- A minimum of 65% for the dissertation in the related master’s degree programme.

- Selection takes place before admission.


Additional requirements

• Prospective students may have to submit an admissions essay or sit for an examination or do additional modules to enable them to reach the desired level of study.

• An acceptable level of language proficiency in English or Afrikaans is required.

• An approved research proposal is also required.

Minimum credits: 480

Core modules

  • Module content:

    A comprehensive and advanced report on an approved project. Expert, highly specialized and advanced research, both across the major discipline and interdisciplinary. Planning, resourcing, managing, and optimising all aspects of processes engaged in, within complex and unpredictable contexts. Complete accountability for determining, achieving, evaluating, and applying all personal and/or group output. Academic leadership and senior managerial occupations.

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