Programme Code:
Mode of Study:
NQF Level 9, Credits 240

Master of Informatics

Course Overview

Web Informatics, Business Informatics

Admissions Requirements

A Bachelor Honours degree in Informatics or equivalent qualification at NQF Level 8.

Career Opportunities

Senior management and applied research positions in the computing industry, academia and in the public sector

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Assessment Strategies
Students are required to submit a research proposal six months after registration for approval by the Higher Degrees Committee. It is compulsory that students attend regular research methodology seminars until successful defense and approval of the research proposal. Students are required to present work-in-progress every six months during research seminars for monitoring and assessment purposes. Students who fail the initial assessment of the research proposal will receive an extension of six months for re-approval.

In compliance with the general requirements of Senate, students are required to submit a thesis for evaluation, which should comply with international academic standards. The thesis requires students to work independently and to investigate their own individual research topic. Students are required to cultivate a professional work ethic to deliver the combination of research, analysis, communication and presentation demanded by their thesis. The thesis will be assessed in accordance with the rules for studies at postgraduate level.

Students will present and defend their thesis before an appropriate constituted committee in accordance with the rules for postgraduate studies at the University. The thesis will be returned to students for correction before final binding and archiving. Final marks will only be released after correction of the thesis.

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