University Of Johannesburg Health Sciences

The Faculty offers learners a preferred experience; innovative methods of training with a focus on problem-based education complemented by appropriate facilities including a well-equipped dissection facility and laboratories. Our on site Health Training Centre ensures that students receive a wide-range of relevant experience e under the supervision of qualified practitioners, complemented by placements in relevant service rendering facilities.


Postgraduate studies form an important component of the Faculty’s activities. In collaboration with various partners, including but not exclusive to the National Research Foundation, Medical Research Council and World Health Organisation, we strive to address key challenges relevant to the South African situation.


In keeping with our pursuit of excellence, we are constantly re-evaluating our approaches to teaching, learning and assessment. Programme reviews, external advisory committees and quality assurance initiatives are some examples of how we ensure that we remain leaders in our relevant fields.

Our Faculty is committed to community development and various programmes are involved in sustainable, social investment and community outreach programmes. Furthermore, our focus on life-long learning remains core from the day learners enter our programmes and throughout their professional careers. 

Departments

  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Chiropractic
  • Emergency Medical Care
  • Environmental Health
  • Complementary Medicine
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences (Radiography)
  • Nursing
  • Optometry
  • Podiatry
  • Sport and Movement Studies

Undergraduate Programmes

The Faculty offers learners a preferred experience; innovative methods of training with a focus on problem-based education complemented by appropriate facilities including a well-equipped dissection facility and laboratories.

Our on site Health Training Centre ensures that students receive a wide-range of relevant experience e under the supervision of qualified practitioners, complemented by placements in relevant service rendering facilities. Information about all our 2020 health undergraduate courses can be found on our prospectus below. 

  • BHS Chiropratic
  • BHS Complementary Medicine 
  • BHS/ Diploma Emergency Medical Care 
  • BHS Environmental Health Tech
  • B Nursing 
  • Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences

Postgraduate Course

  • Honours Degree Programmes
  • Masters Degree Programmes (EMC, Nursing Science, Master of Public Health) 
  • Masters Degree Programmes (Biomedical Sciences,Chiropractic,Complementary Medicine
  • Masters Degree Programmes  (Environmental Health, Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences
    & Podiatry)
  • MPhil (Biokinetics Sport Management, Optometry) 
  • Doctor of Health Sciences Programmes

TitleNameRoleTelephone NumberOffice No.
​MrsBathabile Vilakazi

Head: Faculty Administration ​​​+27  11 559 6234​​​5108E, John Orr Building, DFC
​MsRaihaanah Pieterse​Senior Faculty Officer: Postgraduate​+27  11 559 6073​5108D, John Orr Building, DFC
​Mrs


​Deborah MakolaSenior Faculty Officer: Exams​+27  11 559 6706​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Ms​​Dikeledi DireSenior Faculty Officer: Undergraduates
​+27  11 559 6050
​​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
MsKgaugelo Lephadi  
​Faculty Officer: Undergraduate BCur Nursing

BCur Nursing (BCU001)
BCur Nursing (BCU101)
NDip Somatology
BTech Somatology
BTech Podiatry
NDip Homoeopathy
BTech Homoeopathy
​+27 11 559 6223​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC

Ms 

Elizabeth van der Berg

Faculty Officer

Post Basic Nursing 
BCur ED Et Admin
FNHD-Further National Higher Diploma

+27 11 559 6704

5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Mr​Theo VisserFaculty Officer
Bachelor in Optometry                      
NDip Sport Management
NDip Biomedical Technology             
BTech Biomedical Technology
​+27  11 559 6705​​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Ms​Pansy MasalaFaculty OfficerBachelor of Diagnostic Radiography(B9M01Q)
Bachelor of Nuclear Medicine Technology (B9M02Q)
Bachelor of Diagnostic Ultrasound(B9M03Q)
Bachelor of Radiation Therapy (B9M04Q)
 
BTech:
BTech Diagnostic Radiography (523-1)
BTech Radiography Therapy (525-1)
​+27  11 559 6707​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Mrs​Thobile Ngwenya FolaranmiFaculty Officer
BA Sport Communication                     
BA Sport Psychology
BA Sport Development                        
 BA Hons in Biokinetics
BA Hons in Sport Psychology               
BSc Hons in Sport Science
BA Hons in Sport Science              
BCom Hons Sport Management  
​+27  11 559 6037​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Ms ​Gugulakhe NgcoboFaculty Officer: UndergraduatesNDip Environmental Health             
NDip Chiropractic
BTech Environmental Health          
BTech Chiropractic
NDip Emergency Medical Care      
BTech Emergency Medical Care
BHS Emergency Medical Care
​+27  11 559 9210​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC
​Front Desk​Reception: Faculty Assistant​+27  11 559 6925​​5108C, John Orr Building, DFC