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CILT Design Studio
Join us for a flexible four-week short course to redesign your course for online teaching! (with optional weekly Zoom sessions) The course starts 7 July. Registration is free.
How CILT can support remote teaching
The Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching is hosting webinars and producing resources to help you in your remote teaching.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a growing concern all over the world. Read UCT's feature page on COVID-19 here.
Contact/enquiries - Vula Help-desk
Course convenors need to prepare for remote teaching. Moving teaching and learning activities online requires preparation from academic staff and tutors. For advice, assistance or a personal consultation please contact help@vula.uct.ac.za
Remote teaching and learning - Quick guide
CILT has prepared a basic guide to preparing to reach remotely.


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Tuesday, 7 July 2020
Unpacking the achievement gap

For many first-year students, the excitement of going to university can be dampened when, upon receiving their first set of test results, they are met with underperformance or even failure in courses at which they were expecting to excel.

Publication Date:
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 - 14:30
OEC Leadership Awards

The Open Education Awards for Excellence provide annual recognition to outstanding contributions in the Open Education community, recognizing exemplary leaders, distinctive Open Educational Resources, and Open Projects & Initiatives.  Join us in congratulating the following 2019 Open Education Awards for Excellence recipients.

Publication Date:
Tue, 03 Sep 2019 - 13:00
High praise for UCT’s open online courses

The University of Cape Town (UCT) has been recognised with five massive open online courses (MOOCs) on the Class Central list of the Top Free Online Courses of All Time, which is based on tens of thousands of user reviews. Read more...

Publication Date:
Tue, 03 Sep 2019 - 08:30
Cases of Open Learning (COOL) Project - Call for Junior Research Fellows

The Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (CILT) seeks to appoint eight Junior Research Fellows on a 12 month, paid-on-claim contract, at R208 per hour to a maximum of R324 500, to work on the Cases of Open Learning (COOL) project effective from 16 Sept 2019 (or as soon as possible thereafter). This work will mostly be undertaken remotely by South African researchers, but will include a few site visits.

For more information, please view the job description here: COOL project - Junior research fellows advertisment

Publication Date:
Tue, 27 Aug 2019 - 09:45