MSc in Biochemistry

University of Johannesburg

Program Description

MSc in Biochemistry

University of Johannesburg

The primary purpose of the MSc in Biochemistry minor-dissertation with coursework is to provide students with specialised advanced education and training while meeting the requirements of a specific research component so that students can master the required experimental and technological skills and necessary fieldwork competencies such as innovation, decision-making, strategic thinking and organizational skills. A minor-dissertation with coursework MSc in Biochemistry consists of a minimum of 120 credits of research at level 8 in the form of a research project, written up as a minor-dissertation.

The degree demands a high level of intellectual and theoretical knowledge and insight into problems related to the field of study and of critical reasoning, formulation, analysis and evaluation of a specific problem in the field of study.

Master’s Degree studies consist of a guided research project that must be submitted in the form of a dissertation at the end of the study period.

The curriculum consists of:

  • A dissertation and such additional research work as may be prescribed by the Departmental Head.

Please note: Admission to the Master’s programme is subject to approval by the Department.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 2, 2017
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Feb. 2018
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2 semesters
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South Africa - Johannesburg
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