Emergency Medical Care

University of Johannesburg

12 months
1250 USD/year
1250 USD/year
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To display skills in related research methodologies and in proper formulation through a Master in Emergency Medical Care at University of Johannesburg dissertation and to reflect upon decision-making, self-directedness and contributions to medical science.


The Master in Emergency Medical Care at University of Johannesburg qualification will provide qualifying students with the ability to perform independent scientific research with an original component. Contribute to knowledge of and insight into emergency medical care as well as the specific discipline of research. 

The student will be able to:

  • Identify, formulate, prepare and solve research problems. 
  • Execute the research project at the appropriate level.
  • Collect, organize, check, evaluate and write a proper literature review organizing the appropriate information in an understandable and logic manner.
  • Acquire learning abilities in the research context including the assessment of scientific literature, execution of research methodologies including the gathering of data and evaluating the information obtained.
  • Report research findings at the appropriate level. 
  • Make conclusions, suggestions and recommendations based on the data collected that are reasonable and justifiable. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Dissertation: Emergency Medical Care

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
105 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

A 4 year Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Medical Care or an equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard as determined by a Status Committee and approved by the Faculty Board.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

R17 740.00


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