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Heritage

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

12 months
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3183 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts in Heritage from University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg  can be undertaken in three different ways: by dissertation, by dissertation and practical project, or by coursework and research report, or by dissertation only.

Overview

The Heritage programme from University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, introduces students to the concept of heritage and its critical study, exploring the role of heritage in contemporary societies with a view to examine what constitutes heritage as well as ways in which the study its study can lead to and inform social action.

Features

Dissertation students are required to work with a supervisor to produce either a dissertation of 40,000 words, or a dissertation of 20,000 words in combination with a practical project.

Coursework students are required to complete three coursework units, and write a research report of 20,000 words. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

190 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours:
A bachelors degree or equivalent with 65% course mark aggregate in a third year major.At least an upper second class pass in the final undergraduate course in the subject.
  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3183 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3183 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    3183 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3183 USD per year during 12 months.

R 46 220

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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