Customised MDP for Ithala

Ithala State Owned Corporation Limited contracted with UKZN Extended Learning to provide a Management Development Programme (MDP) for its employees. This customised MDP began on the 12th September 2016 with the first block comprising of 5 days. This block was made up of various topics with highly interactive sessions. The pivotal theme of the entire […]

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Safety, Health and Environment Management in the Workplace

The Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Management Training Course debuted on Thursday, 13 October 2016 at UKZN Extended Learning. Delegates were welcomed with an arrival tea and introduced to the course facilitator, Professor Theodore Haupt. Professor Haupt is a UKZN academic in the School of Engineering, Department of Construction and also has over 39 years […]

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Teaching Biodiversity to Life Science Teachers

Teaching Biodiversity commenced on the 21st September 2016 at UKZN Extended Learning, Innovation Centre. The delegates consisted of Life Science teachers from different Department of Basic Education districts around Durban. The course was funded by an NGO, Fundisa for Change, which adopts the National Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement approach. The programme was designed to deepen and […]

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Vice-Chancellor’s Communiqué: Universities South Africa – Keeping Our Universities On An Even Keel

  24 October 2016 VICE-CHANCELLOR’S COMMUNIQUÉ UNIVERSITIES SOUTH AFRICA – KEEPING OUR UNIVERSITIES ON AN EVEN KEEL To the University Community   As the year draws to a close, one of the priorities of various South African higher education institutions relates to completing the 2016 academic year. In that light, three key elements are being […]

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Carpe Golf: UKZN Extended Learning’s Fourth Annual Golf Day

This year, UKZN Extended Learning (UEL), celebrated its Fourth Annual Golf Day at Durban Country Club on the 14th October 2016. Although UEL staff worked tirelessly all week on their weather predictions and anti-rain dances, there were still some occasional showers throughout the day. I’m sure however, that the golfers appreciated these refreshing showers after […]

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UEL Adopts a School

Extended Learning was introduced to Hlahlindela High School via the Adopt a School foundation. The school was established by the community of KwaNgcolosi Area which is about 10km north of Hillcrest in 1968. This makes it the oldest secondary school in the Embo, Molweni and Ngcolosi Area. The school currently has 866 learners and 27 […]

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