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Postgraduate Programmes

BA(Hons) - African Languages and Linguistics

  • Postgraduate
  • 1 - 2 years
  • Full-time; Part-time
The Bachelor of Arts with Honours in the field of African Languages and Linguistics is a 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time degree.

BA(Hons) - Bachelor of Arts Honours

  • Postgraduate
  • 1 - 2 years
  • Full-time; Part-time
The honours course provides foundation skills in designing and undertaking research. For most 3 year degrees, honours requires an additional year of study. Some of our 4-year degrees offer honours integrated as part of the course. An honours year normally consists of: coursework study, preparing research framework and methodology and presenting the research results in a research essay.

BA(Hons) - Applied Drama: Theatre in Education, Communities and Social Contexts

  • Postgraduate
  • 1 - 2 years
  • Full-time; Part-time
The Bachelor of Arts with Honours in the field of Applied Drama: Theatre in Education, Communities and Social Contexts is a 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time degree.

BA(Hons) - Applied Language and Literacy Education

  • Postgraduate
  • 1 - 2 years
  • Full-time; Part-time
The Bachelor of Arts with Honours in the field of Applied Language and Literacy Education is a 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time degree.

BA(Hons) - Archaeology

  • Postgraduate
  • 1 year
  • Full-time
Archaeology is an integrative field that studies the diverse history of human culture and behaviour. Archaeologists at Wits are actively involved in research and the teaching of a broad spectrum of topics including Archaeological theory, Earlier Stone Age, Middle Stone Age, Later Stone Age, Iron Age, historical archaeology, achaeometry, excavation and field methods and rock art management.

BA(Hons) - Creative Writing

  • Postgraduate
  • 1 - 2 years
  • Full-time; Part-time
The Honours in Creative Writing is an interdisciplinary degree that benefits from the expertise of staff from Journalism, the Wits School of Arts, the various language departments in SLLM and the Wits Writing Centre. Students are able to follow their own interests and areas of specialisation and explore a range of writing genres.

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