|Qualification & Code|
|Campus||Duration of Programme||Enrolment Option(s)||SAQA Credits||NQF Level||Admission Requirements||Selection and/or interview|
|Bloemfontein||3 years||Semester 1||360||6||National Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification.||Selection|
|Additional Admission Requirements
For candidates who matriculated in 2007 or before:
In addition to the general admission requirements, a minimum mark of 50% on Standard Grade or 40% on Higher Grade in Physical Science or Biology or Physiology is required. Mathematics is recommended.
For candidates who completed the NSC in 2008 and thereafter:
In addition to the general admission requirements, a minimum mark of 50% in Life Sciences or Physical Science is required.
A minimum of 27points on CUT scoring scale for the National Senior Certificate.
Somatologists find a wealth of opportunities within this diverse industry, both nationally and internationally. Positions are found within Skin and Health Care Clinics; Private Practices, Medical Centres, Health Spas, Product Company Sales Representatives and Trainers; Cruise Liners and Airlines.
Students can obtain an internationally recognised CIDESCO diploma at the end of their third year of study.
|SEMESTER 1||SEMESTER 2||INSTRUCTIONAL OFFERINGS|
|LCS5011||LCS5012||Academic Literacy and Communication Studies|
|AEP115E||AEP125E||Aesthetic Practices I|
|ANP115E||ANP125E||Anatomy & Physiology I|
|DLC5011||Basic Digital Literacy|
|BUS115E||Business Management I|
|HYG115E||HYG125E||Microbial Hygiene I|
|SOB115E||SOB125E||Somatic Therapy Body I|
|SOF115E||SOF125E||Somatic Therapy Face I|
|PIM5011||Personal Information Management|
|AEP216E||AEP226E||Aesthetic Practices II|
|ANP216E||ANP226E||Anatomy & Physiology II|
|BUS216E||BUS226E||Business Management II|
|CAR216E||CAR226E||Complimentary Therapies I|
|SOB216E||SOB226E||Somatic Therapy Body II|
|SOF216E||SOF226E||Somatic Therapy Face II|
|SOM116W||SOM126W||Somatology Work-integrated Learning I|
|AEP316E||AEP326E||Aesthetic Practices III|
|BPH116E||BPH126E||Basic Pharmacology I|
|BUS316E||BUS326E||Business Management III|
|CAR316E||CAR326E||Complimentary Therapies II|
|SOB316E||SOB326E||Somatic Therapy Body III|
|SOF316E||SOF326E||Somatic Therapy Face III|
|SOM216W||SOM226W||Somatology Work-integrated Learning II|
For more information contact: Department of Health Sciences
Updated: 04 May 2017