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Postgraduate study The Faculty of Humanities offers an extensive range of programmes, some of which are vocationally oriented, while others are theory and research oriented
Part-time BA degree You can advance your career by studying for your BA degree on a part-time basis through Wits Plus.
Research The Research vision and mission of the Faculty of Humanities is to produce research of the highest quality, ensuring that the faculty retains and enhances its reputation as one of the leading centres for research and graduate studies in Africa.
Humanities Graduate Centre An innovative space at the University which provides a stimulating interdisciplinary environment for postgraduates. It serves as a networking hub between junior postgraduates and senior PhDs.
Wits School of Arts The programmes offered here will help you gain comprehensive professional training in the arts across The Wits School of Arts local urban, African continental, and international contexts.
Wits School of Education The School offers education degrees in diverse subject areas for both initial teacher education and in-service teaching, the latter at postgraduate level.
School of Human and Community Development You can take related courses in medical, educational, linguistic, and psychological areas that give you the necessary background knowledge for your chosen career.
School of Literature, Language and Media Students are afforded the opportunity to explore the implications of social and cultural diversity through the study of language, literature, writing, media studies and interdisciplinary digital knowledge.