The primary purpose of the MSc in Informatics 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 Informatics 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.

The Master’s study programme comprises a dissertation based on an approved topic. In addition a minimum result of 65% in the preceding Honours Degree is required for admission. Furthermore, the general rules for Master’s Degrees are applicable.

The curriculum consists of:

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

Registration and Start Dates

Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.

All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.

End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated August 7, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Feb 2020
Duration
2 semesters
Full-time
Price
3,500 USD
Tuition estimate per year | Accommodation estimate: USD 2500 per year
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