According to a recent survey, South African lecturers must adapt to the changing environment of their students by meeting them where they are most comfortable - in the social media space.
By Natasha Madhav 3 Dec 2013 09:54
South African lecturers must adapt to the changing environment of their students by meeting them where they are most comfortable - in the social media space, an education expert says.
3 Dec 2013 07:45
First year University of Johannesburg (UJ) students will have to have either a laptop or a tablet for their studies in 2014, the university said.
29 Nov 2013 10:26
The third quarter survey of South Africa's legal professionals, conducted by financial services provider PPS, has revealed a notable increase in their confidence regarding the Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB).
28 Nov 2013 08:19
Samsung Electronics South Africa has collaborated with education company, Pearson to equip students studying at Pearson CTI and Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI) with tablets from 2014.
27 Nov 2013 12:35
Samsung Electronics South Africa and Pearson have entered into a partnership to equip students studying at Pearson CTI and Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI) Higher Education Institutions with a tablet from 2014, empowering learners through a more interactive augmented educational experience.
27 Nov 2013 12:21
In an ideal world quality higher education would be available to everyone, all educational resources and technologies would be free, no student would be left behind for financial reasons - education would be a right and not a privilege. Shai Reshef, along with the faculty and volunteers at the University of the People (UoPeople), is working on making these seemingly naive sentiments a reality.
By Sindy Peters 21 Nov 2013 11:05
More Sector Education and Training Authority (Seta) offices are being planned for rural areas where Further Education Training (FET) colleges will be opened according to Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande.
20 Nov 2013 07:53
The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr Blade Nzimande, has officially launched the University of Mpumalanga at an event attended by the Premier of Mpumalanga, David Mabuza, members of the Mpumalanga Provincial legislature, traditional leaders, academia, business people as well as thousands of community members from different parts of the province.
4 Nov 2013 13:18
The University of Johannesburg (UJ) is urging prospective first-year students to apply early for 2014 courses, as the university can only admit between 10,500 and 10,800 undergraduate first-years in 2014.
19 Jul 2013 10:14
Milpark Business School is well-known for its niche banking qualifications and has revisited its current offerings to ensure that the skills acquired will enable students to operate successfully in the changing environment. Two exciting new qualifications in the banking field will be offered from 2014.
Issued by Milpark Education 15 Jul 2013 11:09
Despite it being a legislative requirement, several government departments on Wednesday (20 February) denied responsibility for drawing up and publishing the National Scarce and Critical Skills List - indicating the confusion that resulted after President Jacob Zuma increased the number of ministries in 2009.
21 Feb 2013 10:03
Plans to re-introduce teacher training colleges were underway with one former college scheduled to re-open this week according to Minister of Higher Education Blade Nzimande.
28 Jan 2013 10:23
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