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Sociology

University of Johannesburg

24 months
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851 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Arts in Sociology at University of Johannesburg candidate should complete research and write a dissertation on an approved, relevant topic

Overview

TheMaster of Arts in Sociology at University of Johannesburg consists in three components: Theory coursework, Methodology coursework, and a minor-dissertation. Students are expected to identify themes for their theory essays and for their methodology assignments that relate to either Sociology or Industrial Sociology, depending on the degree that they have elected. 

The coursework MA is comprised of the following modules:

  • Advanced Theory or SIA – 25% of the final mark
  • Methodology module 1 and 2 – 25% of the final mark
  • Mini-dissertation – 50% of the final mark

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Theory or SIA 
  • Methodology module 1 and 2 
  • Mini-dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission will be considered for a student who is in possession of a university-based Honours qualification in Sociology/ Industrial Sociology on NQF Level 7. 
  • If a student does not comply with the requirements mentioned above, admission may be granted by the Dean of the Faculty, at the recommendation of the Chairperson of the Department.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    851 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 851 EUR per year during 24 months.

R14,634 – R171,158

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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