- Subject to the stipulations of the General Regulations, the BOccTher degree or equivalent qualification as well as registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa is required.
- A student must fill at least a part-time post regarded by the head of department as appropriate for the field of study in question.
Examinations and pass requirements
A continuous evaluation mark of at least 50% as well as satisfactory class attendance is required for admission to the examination.
(ii) Pass requirement
A subminimum of 50% must be obtained in both the written and the oral/ practical sections of the examination, with a final mark of at least 50% to pass.
(iii) Second examination
Students will be admitted to any second examination granted, six months after the original examination has taken place.
Pass with distinction
The diploma is issued with distinction to a student who obtains an average of at least 75% in all prescribed modules.