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Undergraduate Programmes

BSc - Actuarial Science

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
The Wits BSc majoring in Actuarial Science has proved a sound foundation for the international actuarial examinations with over 530 graduates having qualified as Fellow actuaries since the course began in 1983.

BSc - Applied Bioinformatics

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
Applied Bioinformatics is studied at third year level. Students will learn to select, describe and use basic bioinformatics tools and how to interpret computational results.

BSc - Archaeology

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
Archaeology spans both the Sciences and the Social Sciences/Humanities and, as such, makes an excellent general subject for undergraduates majoring in other subjects in either the Faculty of Science or the Faculty of Humanities.

BSc - Astronomy and Astrophysics

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
Astronomy and Astrophysics is an exciting programme aimed at future scientists interested in space science.

BSc - Biochemistry and Cell Biology

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
All living organisms (microbes, parasites, plants, insects, animals and humans) are studied at the molecular level in this course. We investigate the structure and biological functions of enzymes, carbohydrates, fats, proteins and nucleic acids.

BSc - Biodiversity

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
This exciting course provides students with the appropriate skills, knowledge and attitudes that would allow them to enter a wide range of zoological, botanical and ecological careers and to provide a foundation for future specialisation.

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