MA Digital Culture and Media

Programme Code

01250200


Closing Dates

  • SA – 30/11/2019
  • Non-SA – 31/10/2019

Admission Requirements

  • An honour’s degree in Visual Culture Studies, Art History, Image Studies, Digital Humanities, Fine Arts, Design Studies, Digital Media, Communication and Media Studies, Publishing or any other four-year degree deemed appropriate by the programme manager and departmental research committee.
  • An average of 70% in the honours or four-year degree is required.
  • In the case of a four-year degree, the research component must comprise at least 50% of the degree and an average of 70% is required for the research component.

Selection Process

  • Prospective students may be required to submit an admissions essay or to sit for an examination or to do additional work/modules to enable them to reach the desired level of study.
  • An acceptable level of proficiency in English is required.
  • An approved statement of intent is required.

Duration of study

1 year, full-time.


Faculty Notes

The Faculty of Humanities provides a holistic education, transferable skills, critical thinking, and communication and problem-solving that will help you develop to your full potential. You will be entering a stimulating environment that will broaden your intellectual horizons and help you achieve personal and professional success through the best possible learning experience.

As the most diverse Faculty of the University of Pretoria, we offer an exciting and comprehensive range of programmes and discipline-based majors, including studies in languages, social sciences and visual and performing arts.


Enquiries about the programme

Name: Amanda du Preez
Tel:  012 420 3755
E-Mail: [email protected]
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