Course Information and Fees

Master: NURSING masters degree

NURSING

Master: (masters degree)

The aim of this programme is to equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills to conduct independent research in nursing, and to contribute significantly to knowledge production through the understanding, application and evaluation of existing and new knowledge. The research problem, its justification, process and outcome are reported in a dissertation, which complies with the generally accepted international norms at this level.
Masters in Nursing frequently asked questions

Career Information
Graduates are equipped to actively participate in research activities at various levels, including undertaking doctoral studies.A Bachelor degree or equivalent qualification in nursing, with an aggregate of 60 % and with a pass in Research Methodology Recent curriculum vitae must accompany the application form. In addition to the above requirements, applicants from countries where English is not the official language must demonstrate proof of English proficiency, and they must have their qualifications verified and assessed by SAQA to the level of NQF level 8. A Bachelor degree or equivalent qualification in nursing, with an aggregate of 60 % and with a pass in Research Methodology Recent curriculum vitae must accompany the application form. In addition to the above requirements, applicants from countries where English is not the official language must demonstrate proof of English proficiency, and they must have their qualifications verified and assessed by SAQA to the level of NQF level 8.

They are also employed in research and teaching positions at Higher Education institutions.

Career Opportunities
After obtaining the Master in Nursing qualification, further study will lead to the registration for a Doctoral Degree.

Admission requirements

Undergraduates

For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

General admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.

Additional admission requirements

Postgraduates

For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Postgraduate admission requirements

Career Advantage
A qualification in Nursing will offer you endless possibilities, from working in the local health sector at hospitals, research institutions, nursing education institutions, laboratories or non-governmental organizations to taking up opportunities abroad.

Syllabus and fees
1

Experiential Learning
None

Duration
Students will be required to complete their proposal in the first 6 months after registration.

It is a requirement for students to register on the HDC digital and attend all planned meetings and research colloquiums

Students will be required to attend a compulsory, planned, 30 credit faculty research module

Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time / Minimum of one year

Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time / Minimum of two years

Course is offered on Bellville Campus.

Course is offered on George Campus.

Course is offered on Worcester Campus.

For any queries get in touch with:

Contact: Ms June Adams
Telephone: 021 959 6183
Fax: -
Email: adamsju@cput.ac.za

NOTE: The fees in this prospectus are for the 2018 academic year and are provided to assist you in your planning.

 

Disclaimer

This information is subject to change based on approval and accreditation of HEQSF aligned qualifications.

Admission requirements may therefore differ between the existing qualification and the HESQF aligned qualification. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this page; however the University reserves the right at any time, if circumstances require, to make changes to any of the published details.