Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.
The programme consists of:
- Dissertation (determined by supervisor and head of department)
- Theoretical modules (maximum of 60 lectures) may be taken and are determined by the supervisor and head of department. These modules are to supplement the subject of the dissertation of the student.
The MSc degree is conferred on the grounds of a dissertation and such additional postgraduate coursework as may be prescribed.
Renewal of registration
As long as progress is satisfactory, renewal of the registration of a master’s student will be accepted for the second year of the study. Registration for a third and subsequent years will only take place when the Student Administration of the Faculty receives a written motivation that is supported by the head of department and Postgraduate Studies Committee.
Candidates are required to familiarise themselves with the General Regulations regarding the maximum period of registration and the requirements on the submission of a draft article for publication.
In bykomend tot die Algemene Regulasies G.1.3 G.30 en G.62 'n toepaslike BScHons -graad is 'n voorvereiste vir toelating. 'N gemiddeld van 60 % word vereis om in die honneurs studiejaar vir toelating tot die MSc. Bykomende vereistes en voorwaardes kan deur die Dekaan voorgeskryf word op aanbeveling van die promotor departementshoof en Nagraadse Studies Komitee. Toelating deur die Nagraadse Studies goedgekeur in oorleg met die departementshoof en studieleier .
Waar toelating tot die MSc -studie nie op 'n honneursgraad volg die minimum tydperk van studie vir die MSc -graad is twee jaar.
HonsBSc in Fisika ( of ekwivalente kwalifikasie) en met die toestemming van die Hoof van die Departement
Permission from the head of department and depending on availability of supervisor/s and/or projects within the department.
Bevordering tot volgende studiejaar
The progress of all master's candidates is monitored biannually by the supervisor and the postgraduate coordinator. A candidate's study may be terminated if the progress is unsatisfactory or if the candidate is unable to finish his/her studies during the prescribed period.
Subject to exceptions approved by the dean, on recommendation of the head of department, and where applicable, a student may not enter for the master's examination in the same module more than twice.
Slaag met lof
The MSc degree is conferred with distinction to candidates who obtain a final average mark of at least 75% and a mark of at least 75% for the dissertation/mini-dissertation from each of the members of the examination panel. Where a member of the examination panel awards a mark of less than 75% for the dissertation/mini-dissertation, that member of the examination panel must offer, in writing, support for his/her decision, or indicate in writing that he/she supports the examination committee's decision to confer the degree with distinction.