The University of Cape Town's COVID-19 Return to UCT policy framework guides faculties and departments on the institution's phased return to campus.



Friday, 16 April 2021
District Six: ‘a community where love and compassion trumped everything

In commemoration of 11 February – the 55th anniversary of District Six being declared a whites-only area – ballet master, UCT alumnus and honorary doctorate recipient Johaar Mosaval shared his memories of the much-loved community.

Publication Date:
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 18:00
Creative Works Award: What Remains – a tour de force

Four UCT Faculty of Humanities academics were awarded two UCT Creative Works Awards for 2020: Associate Professor Nadia Davids and Professor Jay Pather for their production What Remains, and Nkule Mabaso and Associate Professor Nomusa Makhubu for their exhibition The Stronger We Become.

Publication Date:
Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 12:00
Herman Wasserman, Kharnita Mohamed honoured with book awards

Professor Herman Wasserman of the Centre for Film and Media Studies won the 2020 UCT Book Award, while Kharnita Mohamed of the Department of Anthropology scooped the Meritorious Book Award.

Publication Date:
Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 10:00
Courses that will NOT involve face-to-face teaching in Semester 1

Given the progression of the covid-19 pandemic, the faculty will be offering physically distanced learning as per the university guidelines in Semester 1. Given the size and complexity of the humanities faculty, the majority of our courses will not require students to be on campus in the first semester with a few exceptions in the performing and creative arts, languages, and professional degrees. Please consult the list below very carefully.

Publication Date:
Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 11:15