Open Access Week
24 October 2018 13:30 - 15:30 Hlanganani Junction Chancellor Oppenheimer Library, Level 6
Leaders urged to work towards digital knowledge parity
Speaking at the 13th International Conference and Exhibition on ICT for Education, Training and Skills Development in Kigali, Czerniewicz said African governments should rethink online power dynamics.
Rethinking university rankings
Associate Professor Suellen Shay says we need to talk about quality (and inequality) of teaching. Originally published in The Conversation.
One Button Studio
The One Button Studio (OBS) is an automated video recording venue that requires no technical skills on how to use camera and audio equipment, you simply press a button and start talking.
Study for a Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Technology at UCT
Apply online by 31 October 2018. Competitive scholarships available for professionals working in African Higher Education.
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Monday, 22 October 2018
Rethinking university rankings: we need to talk about quality (and inequality) of teaching

Each year the release of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings generates a great deal of interest, excitement – and debate. This year all eyes are on China which, according to the 2018 rankings, “steps up its ascent” as “East closes in on West”. China’s Tsinghua University in 22nd place has overtaken all of its other Asian competitors.

Publication Date:
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 09:45
UCT Teaching Innovation Grant

Professor Lis Lange, Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Teaching and Learning encourages UCT academics, teams or departments to apply for the Teaching Innovation Grant to fund initiatives aimed at making teaching at UCT more effective. 

Publication Date:
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 10:45
New MOOC explores fintech developments

The huge shake-up following the 2008 global financial crisis and the rapid innovations it has sparked are at the heart of a new massive open online course (MOOC) devised by the University of Cape Town (UCT). The course starts on 13 August.

Publication Date:
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 13:30
TLC2018: Care. Connect. Create.

"TLC2018: Care. Connect. Create" was successfully hosted at Kramer Building on 17 July 2018.

This event is an opportunity for members of the UCT community with an interest in teaching and learning, employees and students, to share their teaching approaches, practices and experiences across multiple levels (the individual, the departmental, the teaching and learning community, and the institution).

Publication Date:
Monday, August 13, 2018 - 16:45