The qualification aims to develop intellectual and professional skills and provides the student with the opportunity to show evidence of independent and original scientific work. This qualification will further provide the student with the opportunity to display competence in the application of relevant research methodology, and the proper written and/or oral communication of the research process and findings and to reflect on the research process and findings.
Qualification outcomes and assessment criteria
Conduct research and development in a specialised area and engage in the transfer of technology in the field of quantity surveying and property development.
Admission requirements and selection criteria
An applicant must hold a BTech: Operations Management or an equivalent qualification at NQF Level 7 as determined by a Status Committee. For admission to an MTech programme, all applications will be reviewed in terms of academic performance and prior qualifications, and if necessary, the applicants will be interviewed to ascertain, amongst others, interest in the postgraduate study and the department’s ability to accommodate the research interest.
Conferment of degree
The MTech: Operations Management will be conferred on students who have completed the research project and dissertation successfully.
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