School of Social Sciences
The School of Social Sciences, part of the Faculty of Humanities at the University of the Witwatersrand, offers the disciplines of History; International Relations; Philosophy; Political Studies; Social Anthropology; and Sociology.
It provides one of the richest, most exciting and most innovative areas of study at the University and boasts many of South Africa’s leading internationally trained intellectuals, lecturers, researchers and writers in this field.
The History course is offered at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.
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The School’s Bachelor of Arts degree is a three-year programme studied on a full-time basis. The purpose of this degree is to ground students in the study of humankind’s history, societies and arts, and this degree forms the basis for all study within Wits’ School of Social Sciences. The School also offers Honours, Masters and PhD postgraduate programmes.
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesHistory View 8 other Masters in History in South Africa
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Masters by Coursework and Research Report:
- Masters by Dissertation:
International2714 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2714 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National2714 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2714 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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