Join us! e/merge 2018: Festival of e-learning in Africa
We invite you to join our online festival.
"Digitisation enables Openness & Closure, Inclusion & Exclusion”
Director Laura Czerniewicz is a keynote speaker at eLearning Africa this year. Here is a sneak preview of her insights.
UCT Teaching & Learning Conference
In the context of deep debates about the role of universities in shaping a future for all South Africans, this year’s conference is an opportunity to renew our vision and our practices.
CILT celebrates strides in digital education
Earlier this month we celebrated 3 important milestones in online education at UCT: the completion of 12 MOOCs, the building of the One Button Studio (OBS) and the launch of the formal online education project.
UCT Ian Barbour
How One African University Has Extended Its Reach Across the Continent and Beyond
In the grand MOOC experiment, there are a few universities that stand out for their contributions to the new worldwide learning ecosystem.
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Friday, 22 June 2018
Class Central Top 50 MOOCs of all time 2017
Three UCT MOOCs in Class Central's Top 50 MOOCs of all time

The UCT MOOCs have done it again, with three courses making it onto Class Central’s Top 50 MOOCs of all time in 2017. This year the MOOCs, What is a Mind? (on the 2016 list as well), Extinctions: Past & Present and Understanding Clinical Research: Behind the Statistics, all made it onto this exclusive list. 

Publication Date:
Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 12:45
Sol Plaatje Global Citizenship Programme training with UCT
Empowering students to make a difference

“We want our students to go back into the community and make a difference”, words of purpose from Jerome September, Head of Student Affairs at Sol Plaatje University in Kimberly, when asked about the reason for the new SPU partnership with the UCT Global Citizenship Programme (GCP)

Publication Date:
Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 15:45
Organ Donation MOOC launch
Everyone can do something - Organ Donation MOOC launched

With August being Organ Donor Awareness, it seemed like the perfect time to officially launch UCT’s latest Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) from the Faculty of Health Sciences, Organ Donation: From Death to Life.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:45
Associate Professor Laura Czerniewicz
Unbundling and Rebundling: Contested Terrain in Higher Education - keynote at CSCL2017

This past month Associate Professor Laura Czerniewicz presented the opening keynote, “Unbundling and Rebundling: Contested Terrain in Higher Education”, at The 12th International Conference on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) in Philadelphia, USA. 

Publication Date:
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 15:15