About the Faculty of Health Sciences


The FHS strives to be a leader in teaching and learning, research and community engagement, delivering graduates who will positively impact on the health of those living in rural communities.

The FHS organises its education, research and service activities towards addressing the priority health and social care concerns of the community, region and the nation that it has a mandate to serve.

The Mission and Vision will be accomplished through:

  • Being socially accountable to the needs of the diverse populations of Limpopo, Gauteng and North West Provinces where we are actively engaged in:
  • Enhancing community-based service learning in which the role of the FHS students is meaningful co-structured;
  • Advocating for improvement of their health services, environmental conditions and social milieu;
  • Conducting essential needs-based research which includes advocacy for improving their living conditions;
  • Fostering innovative and interactive teaching/learning systems within conducive learning and working environments through the use of modern electronic Learning Management Systems;
  • Designing a competency-based, shared Curriculum Framework: which integrates workplace learning in communities with academic learning at the University.

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