Sukaina is Acting Director. She oversees operational functions for the department and provides strategic advice for University Senior Leadership for digitally enabled education. She is formally the Acting Coordinator of the Curriculum and Course Design Team where she managed the Learning Design Team and Digital Media Unit.
As part of her substantive position as Head: Online Education, Curriculum and Course Design, she supports the growth and development of CILT’s capacity and expertise in designing and developing blended and online courses and programmes including oversight of the UCT Formal Online Education project, the UCT MOOCs project, and manages stakeholder relations with faculties and external parties. Her research interests include learning design, MOOCs, Unbundled Higher Education, Assessment practices and Higher Education business models. She has a Masters in Online and Distance Education from the Open University UK, and a BA in History from Oxford University. Find out more