Psychology (Thesis) from the University of the Western Cape belongs to the Faculty of Community and Health Sciences, a faculty for community-based, inter-professional education and research in the health and social sciences whose excellence in education and research is recognised globally.
Individuals within the faculty also actively contribute towards the national and international arena of publications and conferences in our niche areas of sport for development (ICESSD), scholarship of teaching and learning, social determinants of HIV/AIDS and CDL as well as child, family and community studies.
The faculty in all its operations and programmes continues to operationalise the UWC Institutional Operational Plan. Currently, the faculty’s community engagement commitments are extensive and growing. We have a multi-lateral agreement with the Western Cape Department of Health, where we place our students in clinical platforms and training.
- Philosophical and Social Issues
- Programme Evaluation
- Qualitative Methodologies
- Survey Research Methods
- Advanced Quantitative Technology
- Measurement Design and Construction
- Research Proposal and Thesis Writing
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesPsychology Educational Psychology View 20 other Masters in Educational Psychology in South Africa
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- The study permit application form.
- A valid passport.
- An official letter from UWC stating that you have been accepted for the course and the duration of the course.
- A police clearance certificate for every country you have lived in for more than a year since you were 18 (less than 6 months old).
- A medical report
- A repatriation fee
- Accommodation details
- Proof of sufficient funds to support you for the duration of your course
International6089 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6089 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National2468 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2468 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
Local R39,777 Per programme International: R97,437 Per programme
Living costs for Cape Town
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
MERIT AWARDS FOR FIRST YEARS
Applicable to South African Citizens and permanent residents only who have matriculated the year prior to first enrolment
Student must apply via Financial Aid office at the beginning of the institutions academic year
ALLOCATION OF FUNDING
Level 7 - 100% tuition fees
Level 6 - 75% tuition fee
As per date stipulated on Application form
Students who qualify will be informed via e-mail
UWC SENIOR BURSARY AWARDS
Applicable to South African Citizens and permanent residents
Criteria is based on academic performance and need
All Senior undergraduate students who applied for financial aid and qualifies with a 65% and above average
ALLOCATION OF FUNDING
Part of tuition fees only
31 August 2015 @ 14h00
To download the Senior Students Financial Aid Application form please click Financial aid Application.pdf
Applicable to South African citizens and permanent residents
All registered Full-time undergraduate Degree students who were promoted previous year and obtained an average of 55% and above
Seniors must apply in the previous year
New First year students when they are accepted at University
ALLOCATION OF FUNDING
Amount allocated will depend on the students individual need as indicated by the Nsfas Means test.
Depending on your end year results up to 40% of your Nsfas loan may be converted into a bursary.
Repayment commences when the student completes their studies and not surety is required
Nsfas also has full cost bursaries available to students depending on course registered as well as availability of funding.
Senior and 2015 First year Registered students – 31 August 2015 @ 14h00
New First Years – 29 February 2016
All students in receipt of a bursary must submit proof of bursary to the Financial Aid Office prior to registration which will be forwarded to Student Credit Management for clearance
Full cost bursary Holders pay the minimum registration fees
Registration for part cost bursary holders will depend on the allocated amount of the bursary
For other bursaries please check on the UWC website as well on all government department websites for applications for funding.
FINANCIAL AID CONTACT DETAILS
Office Hours 08h30 -16h30 (Extended hours during Registration Period)
Office situated at UWC Prefabs behind Student Administration Building
Financial Aid Help desk Number 021 959 9753/2737
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