Humanities DAC Resolution
At an extended Dean's Advisory Committee (DAC) held on Friday, 30 September, a decision was taken to prepare an official Humanities DAC Resolution that responds to the student protests and proposes ways to break impasse between students and...
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The Faculty has prepared a set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) to answer some of the questions that students may have during the current closure of UCT Campus. Please download and read the document which will is updated regularly.
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Take your career to new heights with a postgraduate qualification from one of Africa's leading universities. UCT Applications for 2017 close 31 October 2016. Visit our postgraduate pages for more information on the available courses and programmes.
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Wednesday, 26 October 2016

University of Cape Town NRF rated researcher Svea Josephy recently concluded a photographic exhibition on South African spaces and their connections to sites of conflict around the world. Humanities News spoke to her about the inspiration behind her recent work.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 15:00

Fourth year visual art student Matete Motubatse recieved the Gerard Sekoto Award at the 2016 Barclays L'Atelier art awards held in Johannesburg. His winning work titled ‘moya’ is in video format.

Publication Date:
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:30

A visit from the University Alcalá de Henares (Spain) choir has sparked new connections for students of Spanish language, at the University of Cape Town.

Publication Date:
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:15

UCT is taking another step in bridging the traditional divide between arts and commerce by introducing Information Systems as a major subject in the Faculty of Humanities. Information Systems is currently offered as a major in the institution’s Faculty of Commerce.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 09:30