Academic Programmes

General information for prospective students

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For a list of school subjects required for application to any of our undergraduate degrees (you will have to pick these in Grade 10) please have a look at the Junior Tukkie site.

Unsure if you wish to join our department? Then have a look at the presentations below. If you are unsure of going into a geospatial field then listen to the GeoPod podcasts.

Departmental information for prospective students

Undergraduate Degrees | Honours Degrees | Masters Degrees | Doctoral Degrees

Undergraduate Degrees Programme Coordinator / Contact Person Links
BA specialising in Geographical Sciences
Offered through the Faculty of Humanities
Dr Nerhene Davis Information brochure
BSc Geography and Environmental Science
This program replaces the former BSc Geography and BSc Environmental Science programs.
 
Mr Michael Loubser

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BSc Geoinformatics
Accredited by SA Geomatics Council for registration as candidate Geomatics Technologist in GISc (GTg GISc) FAQ

Also have a look at our selection of presentations on remote sensing and geoinformatics:

Dr Christel Hansen

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BSc Meteorology
 
Dr Thando Ndarana

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Honours Degrees Programme Coordinator / Contact Person Links
BScHons Geography and Environmental Sciences Dr Natalie Haussmann Information brochure (BScHons)
BSocSciHons Geographical Sciences Dr JJ Gregory Information brochure (BSocSciHons)
BScHons Geoinformatics
Accredited by SA Geomatics Council for registration as candidate Geomatics Professional in GISc (GPr GISc)
Dr Victoria Rautenbach Information brochure
BScHons Meteorology
Graduates conform to all the requirements for a meteorologist according to the definition of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Technical Regulations.
Prof Liesl Dyson Information brochure
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Masters Degrees Programme Coordinator / Contact Person Links
MA Environment and Society (coursework) Dr Nerhene Davis Information brochure

MSc Environmental Science (coursework)

MSc Environmental Science (research)

Prof Emma Archer Information brochure
MA Geography Dr Nerhene Davis Information brochure
MSc Geography Prof Greg Breetzke Information brochure
MSc Geoinformatics Prof Serena Coetzee Information brochure
MSc Meteorology Prof Willem Landman Information brochure
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Doctoral Degrees Programme Coordinator / Contact Person Links
PhD Environment and Society
Offered through the Faculty of Humanities
Dr Nerhene Davis Information brochure
PhD Environmental Science
Offered through the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Prof Emma Archer Information brochure
PhD Geography
Offered through the Faculty of Humanities 
Dr Nerhene Davis Information brochure
PhD Geography
Offered through the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Prof Greg Breetzke Information brochure
PhD Geoinformatics Prof Serena Coetzee Information brochure
PhD Meteorology Prof Willem Landman Information brochure
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