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Critical Diversity Studies

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
2699 USD/year
2699 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts by coursework and research report in the field of Critical Diversity Studies at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg aims to enhance your abilities to analyse, interpret, challenge, and contribute to the crucial issues of diversity and how these relate to social justice. 

Overview

Overview

The Master of Arts in the field of Critical Diversity Studies is a 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time degree.

Deepen your theoretical understanding of how diversity issues play out in society; how intersecting formations of difference are constructed, promoted, resisted, subverted and reframed. Develop the thinking skills of Critical Diversity Literacy: the ability to interpret nuanced dynamics of power acting upon various axes of difference. Acquire skills for applying theory to transformational practice. Critical Diversity Studies course offered at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg .

Programme Structure

CurriculumInvolves coursework and research:
  • Two core compulsory courses: 1) Theorising  Diversity, Difference and Otherness; and 2) Critical Diversity Literacy
  • A third elective chosen from cross-listed courses in disciplines across the Faculty of Humanities
  • A research report

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Masters by Coursework and Research Report:
A bachelors degree with honours from Wits or another university with a 65% total mark aggregate.
  • Masters by Dissertation:
A bachelors degree with honours from Wits or another university with a 65% total mark aggregate.A supervisor from the Faculty of Humanities must be identified and approached prior to application.
  • Doctorate:
A masters degree from Wits or another university with a 70% total mark aggregate.A supervisor from the Faculty of Humanities must be identified and approached prior to application.
  • Additional Entry Requirements
Requires a suitable Honours degree in Humanities / Social Sciences.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2699 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2699 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    2699 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2699 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

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Funding

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Critical Diversity Studies
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University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

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