Bongane Mzinyane

Bongane Mzinyane


Discipline Social Work
Campus Howard College Campus
Office Address MTB F221
Last Updated 11 months ago

Degrees Held

  • PhD candidate (Social Work), ongoing, UKZN
  • Master of Social Sciences (Social Work), UKZN, 2017
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Pub. Admin, UNISA, 2018
  • Bachelor of Social Work, UKZN, 2012

Research Interests

  • Child Justice Issues,
  • Restorative Justice,
  • Offender Rehabilitation,
  • Socio-legal issues on Child Protection
  • Social Work education

Teaching Interests

  • Social Policy and Legislation
  • Child Youth and Family Centred Work
  • Social Work Practice

Teaching Expertise

  • Child Protection
  • Social Policy
  • Social Work and Law
  • Social Work Practice

Professional Memberships

Selected Publications

Community Engagements

  • (2020-2021), KZN Core Board Member, KZNCORE is an NPO in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, that renders serves families, youth and children. The organization offers a wide range of social work services including community outreach, therapy, research, amongst other services.
  • (2013), Secretary, Ladysmith Substance Abuse Forum. The forum was chaired by the Mayor. It dealt with inter-sectoral collaboration in the war against drug abuse.
  • (2021), Field Practice Committee member, this Committee interacts with Social Work organizations across the country in order to coordinate the placements and interventions of student social workers.

Student Supervision