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  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: $ 3.2k / Year
  • Foreign: $ 6.4k / Year
  • Deadline:
  • 30 9月
  • StudyQA ranking:
  • 558pts.
  • Duration:
  • 3 years


    Every year the School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies hosts around 300 undergraduate students from a range of university faculties. There are three years of study in Geography. The courses are wide-ranging, exciting and relevant to contemporary issues in South Africa and the world.

    The Bachelor of Arts in Geography (BA) is a full-time, 3 year degree. 

    Geography 1

    • Landscapes of Southern Africa (Jasper Knight)
    • Environmental Change (Chris Curtis) 
    • Space and Society (Gijsbert Hoogendoorn) 
    • Atmospheric Science (Cheryl Chamberlain)

    Geography II

    • Block 1: GEOG2011 Climate Change and Society 
    • Block 2: GEOG2014 Conservation Biogeography OR GEOG2012 Environmental Governance
    • Block 3: GEOG2010 Earth and Atmospheric Processes OR GEOG2015 Thinking Geographically: Concepts and Practices in Human  Geography
    • Block 4: GEOG2013 Geographic Information Systems, Science and Mapping 

    Geography III

    • Block 1: GEOG3021 Advanced Atmospheric Science OR GEOG3023 Sustainability
    • Block 2: GEOG3017 GIS and Remote Sensing OR GEOG3025 Urban Futures: The political Economy of Population and Scarcity
    • Block 3: GEOG3024 Environmental Monitoring and Modelling OR GEOG3019 Economic Geography
    • Block 4: GEOG3020 Climate and Environmental Change OR GEOG3022 City Cultures


    • Applications to Wits must enclose a non-refundable application fee of R100 (for international applicants, R700).
    • Submit your Grade 11 report which must be signed and stamped by your school principal.
    • If you have already matriculated, attach a copy of your matric certificate.
    • A pass in the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) with a score of at least 7.0.
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    • ランキング:
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      • Tuition Fee:
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      • Duration:
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