Biochemistry is a four-semester subject, offered at second and third year levels, which may be taken as a major subject for the degrees of B.Sc., B.Com. and B.Journ. Students wishing to take Biochemistry must successfully complete Chemistry 1 for entry into second year and Biochemistry 2 for entry into third year. Students wishing to major in Biochemistry are encouraged to take Microbiology 2. Formal lectures are complimented with laboratory practical experience and field trips.
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National students: 27.02
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
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(a) All foreign applications will only be considered after the closing date of 30 September: Receipt of your application will be acknowledged and you will be notifi ed of the outcome of your application in October.
(b) Undergraduate students who have already completed their school-leaving examinations: International applicants may qualify for exemption through AEB or Cambridge examinations if they have two A level passes (A, B or C) or equivalent. It is not sufficient to pass in O levels alone. Application for exemption will be made through the University after registration.
29200 south african rand per year.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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