News & Media

Let go of research support shackles

There needs to be a common understanding of what graduateness means in the context of postgraduate qualifications, says Prof Michele Havenga. Read more

Influencing both teachers and learners

Prof Gherda Ferreira from the Department of Curriculum and Instructional Studies was recently awarded a C3 NRF rating for her research in Environmental and Life Sciences Education. Read more

Survey sheds light on who marched against President Zuma and why

Our findings were that the majority of those who marched were middle-class and mostly black., says Linah Nkuna, lecturer in the Department of Communication Science. Read more

Afrikaans translation of iconic African novel

Thomas Mofolo’s classic literary work on the legend of the Zulu King, Chaka, has been translated by Prof Chris Swanepoel, a research fellow in the Department of African Languages. Read more

Practical knowledge to lead ODeL

Seven more Unisa staff members have been awarded their University of Maryland University College Certificates in Technology in Distance Learning and e-Learning. Read more

Unveiling the future of Grade R

The official launch of the Unisa and Matthew Goniwe School of Leadership and Governance Early Childhood Development Project took place at the end of March. Read more

Nominees for 2016/2017NSTF-South32 awards announced

Of the 135 nominees contending under 13 different categories, there are eight Unisa staff members. Two of these, Prof Lukas Snyman and Dr Liz Archer, have been nominated in two categories each. Read more

Classy results from CAS in 2017 SAICA ITC

In the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants Initial Test of Competence examination in January 2017, 401 former Unisa students passed. This is 21% of all successful candidates. Read more

R28m earmarked to lessen fees gap

The Unisa Foundation Board of Trustees will transfer an amount of 28 million rand from the Unisa Foundation Development Fund towards student bursaries. Read more