Programme: DPhil Psychology

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Code Faculty
01264311 Faculty of Humanities
Credits Duration
Duration of study: 2 years Total credits: 480
Prof C Wagner
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+27 (0)124202319

Admission requirements

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

- An acceptable level of proficiency in English or Afrikaans is required.
- An approved research proposal is also required.




Minimum credits: 480

Core modules

  • Module content:

    A doctoral research thesis under the promotership of a senior researcher/lecturer is expected of students. The essence of the thesis is a contribution towards the social sciences and facilitation of independent research.

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