Faculty Of Law, Humanities And Social Sciences

FACULTY OF LAW, HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

The Faculty of Law, Humanities and Social Sciences comprises 6 departments – African Languages, Arts, Visual Arts, School of Law, Social Sciences, as well as Social Work and Psychology. Fashion is in Ibika and Buffalo City Campuses while Visual Arts is in Buffalo City. The rest of the departments, apart from Visual Art and Fashion, are in Mthatha. The faculty has over 2000 students at all levels of study – Diploma, Advanced Diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

The faculty has 8 exciting undergraduate programmes to choose from. These are Diploma in Fashion, Diploma in Fine Arts, Advanced Diploma in Fine Art, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Social Science, Bachelor of Psychology and Bachelor of Social Work. There are various graduate opportunities including but not limited to self-employment in the entertainment, employment in multiple government departments including but not limited to Arts and Culture, Correctional Services, Education, Justice, Policing, Social Development, and Tourism. There are also many employment opportunities in Civic Organisations and Non-Profit Organisations. Industries such film, advertising and banking find our graduates appropriate. Examples of specific careers include the following: fashion designers, artists or painters, educators, lecturers, researchers, and creative writers. Those who study law can, among other possibilities, take up these jobs: academic, attorney, advocate, prosecutor, arbitrator, magistrate and legal advisor.  Those who study Social Work and Psychology find work as social workers, counselors, consultants, researchers, and academics. 

Faculty Of Law, Humanities And Social Sciences

UNDERGRADUATE QUALIFICATIONS OFFERED IN THE FACULTY

Qual Code

SAQA ID

Qualification Name

NQF

Credits

Duration

Delivery Site

W66001

97040

Diploma in Fashion

6

360

3

BCC

W66002

97041

Diploma in Fine Art

6

360

3

BCC

W66004

80197

Bachelor of Arts

7

360

4

MTH

W66007

117039

Bachelor of Laws

8

480

3

MTH

W66008

80194

Bachelor of Psychology

7

360

3

MTH

W66009

111505

Bachelor of Social Work

7

360

3

MTH

W66015

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Sociology)

7

360

3

MTH

W66016

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Sociology) (ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66017

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Philosophy) (ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66018

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Philosophy)

7

360

3

MTH

W66019

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Population Studies)

7

360

3

MTH

W66020

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Political Studies)(ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66021

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Political Studies)

7

360

3

MTH

W66022

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Criminology) (ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66023

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Anthropology) (ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66024

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66025

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Population Studie)(ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66026

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Anthropology)

7

360

3

MTH

W66027

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Criminology)

7

360

3

MTH

W66028

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

7

360

3

MTH

W66024

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (ECP)

7

360

4

MTH

W66025

115218

Bachelor of Social Science (Population Studie)(ECP)

7

360

4

MTH