Professor Nirmala Gopal was part of the National Skills Authority webinar series.

Humanities Academic part of National Skills Authority Webinar

Criminology academic Professor Nirmala Gopal of the School of Applied Human Sciences was part of the National Skills Authority (NSA) webinar series on Covid-19: Impact on Education, Skills Development and Training co-hosted by the Mail & Guardian newspaper.

Student bursary winners (from left) Ms Nonhlanhla Majola, Ms Nqobile Khanyile, Ms Zama Ngcobo and Ms Zinhle Nhlumayo.

East Coast Radio Bursaries for UKZN Students

Nine students from the Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) in the School of Applied Human Sciences (SAHS) received full tuition bursaries from East Coast Radio (ECR), KwaZulu-Natal’s leading commercial radio station.

Dr Patrick Bashizi Bashige Murhula and Professor Shanta B Singh

The COVID-19 Pandemic and its Impact on Gender-Based Violence: A Global Review

Around the world, there has been concern about the rise in the number of gender-based violence (GBV) cases as governments have placed their citizens under lockdown to avoid the spread of COVID-19. According to the United Nations Policy Brief (2020) on COVID-19, GBV is increasing exponentially due to economic and social stress, coupled with restricted

Masters students in Psychology

Masters students offer counselling at UKZN Psychology Clinic during COVID-19

Masters students in Psychology at UKZN are offering free online support for three sessions over the Zoom platform that cover individual counselling, group support and support for healthcare workers, to deal with the stresses of lockdown and the traumatic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. All interventions take place online.

CCMS students who visited the Uzalo TV show studio - (from left) Ms Rethabile Moeketsi, Ms Nolwazi Ngcobo, Mr Qiniso Mbili and PhD candidate Ms Shannon Landers.

CCMS Students visit Uzalo TV Show Studio

Four Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) honours students – Ms Rethabile Moeketsi, Ms Nolwazi Ngcobo, Mr Qiniso Mbili and and PhD candidate Ms Shannon Landers – recently visited the Uzalo TV show studio in Durban, accompanied by their supervisor, Professor Lauren Dyll.