The programme consists of two modules. The first module, Reality and Knowledge (Ontology and Known theories), will be presented in the first semester; it asks the questions about what exists and how it can be known. The second module in the second semester provides an overview of the history of philosophy. The programme is presented on the Potchefstroom Campus, but distance students can also register. Contact Izette Cronje (izette.cronje@nwu.ac.za) for more information.


The course fee is R1 000 for 2017. The registration form follows below. The registration procedure consists the following three steps: (1) completing and forwarding the registration form, (2) the payment of the course fee, and (3) the delivery of a proof of payment at Building F13 Office G12, or otherwise e-mail it to izette.cronje@nwu.ac.za.


Option 1: Payment by cashiers on campus

The course fee of R1 000 can be paid at the cashiers on campus in Building F1 (Joon van Rooy Building). The specific cost string is P.3P00357.5604. Please supply your initials and surname as well as your student number, if you have already received one. Also remember to provide the cost string to the cashier.


Option 2: Payment on bank or through electronic banking

Bank Name: ABSA

Branch code: 632005

Account Number: 670642313

Creditor: NWU Potchefstroom (PUK NO. 3)

Reference: Please use your initials and surname followed by 3P00357 (eg. JP.Swart / 3P00357).

(Only if you use Absa's electronic banking services you need this reference, type it in the section that reads "Your account number with NWU Diverse Receipts").


Conditions for registration

The School of Philosophy reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient registrations are received. In such a case, all participants are informed and all fees will be refunded.

Cancellations will be accepted only up to 10 working days before the course starts, and fees will be refunded; cancellations after the 10-days period will not be refunded.


Registration form