Complete Faculty of Health Sciences Course Handbook
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Chemistry, Genetics, Human Biology, Microbiology, Physics, Psychology
Taught In English
Hours & Credits
If you would like to see a full list of course offerings in the Faculty of Health Sciences, download the UCT course list PDF document by following this link:
Once you have downloaded the PDF, scroll down to its table of contents. There you will find a list of departments within the Faculty of Health Sciences. The list links to various sections of the document, all of which contain full course descriptions; course entry requirements (pre-requisites), a course outline, assessments (grading evaluation), NQF credits (18 NQF = 3 U.S. semester credits), and semester availability (S = Fall, F = Spring and W = Full academic year).
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.