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.



Sunday, 9 May 2021
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
Making adolescent inclusion the heart of the COVID-19 response

The UKRI GCRF* Accelerating Achievement for Africa’s Adolescents Hub (Accelerate Hub) within the Centre for Social Science Research at UCT will be hosting an exciting webinar on Thursday, 4 February, on making adolescent inclusion the heart of the COVID-19 response

Publication Date:
Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 10:45
UCT alum’s book chosen for South Africa’s World Read Aloud Day

Nal’ibali, the South African reading-for-enjoyment campaign, is inviting caregivers across the country to partake in World Read Aloud Day, where the chosen book was authored by a UCT Faculty of Humanities alum.

Publication Date:
Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 10:45
UCT’s Herman Wasserman leads global study on disinformation

Professor Herman Wasserman from the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Centre for Film and Media Studies (CFMS) will embark on an international study on the information disorder in the Global South, with funds of approximately R4.5 million from the International Development Research Centre (IDRC).

Publication Date:
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 10:30