Complete Faculty of Science Course Handbook

University of Cape Town

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Complete Faculty of Science Course Handbook

  • Host University

    University of Cape Town

  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • Area of Study

    Archaeology, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Human Biology, Mathematics, Oceanography, Physics, Statistics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

  • Overview

    If you would like to see a full list of course offerings in the Faculty of Science, download the UCT course list PDF document by following this link:

    Once you have downloaded the PDF, scroll down to its table of contents. There you will find a list of departments within the Faculty of Science. The list links to various sections of the document, all of which contain full course descriptions; course entry requirements (pre-requisites), a course outline, assessments (grading evaluation), NQF credits (18 NQF = 3 U.S. semester credits), and semester availability (S = Fall, F = Spring and W = Full academic year).

Course Disclaimer

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.