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Programme: MPhysio

Code Faculty Department
10258103 Faculty of Health Sciences Department: Physiotherapy
Credits Duration NQF level SAQA ID
Minimum duration of study: 2 years Total credits: 180 NQF level:  09 SAQA ID:  15255

Programme information

The master's degree is conferred by virtue of a dissertation (FTP 890), on an approved topic based on research.

Note: All MPhysT students must register for, and attend (TNM 802) Applied research methodology 800 satisfactorily.

Admission requirements

  1. BPhysio (or equivalent) degree
  2. Registration as a physiotherapist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
  3. Employment in a part-time/full-time position appropriate for the field of study

Research information

Also consult General Academic Regulation G39

Publication
All students must submit a publication that has been accepted for publication by an accredited journal before the degree will be conferred.

Pass with distinction

To obtain the degree with distinction, at least 75% is required for the dissertation.


The regulations and rules for the degrees published here are subject to change and may be amended after the publication of this information.

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