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Keys to enabling first year student success in our courses
Fri, 04 Jun 2021 - 11:00

Literature shows that students who feel that they belong are more likely to succeed. Read more about this learning.

Faculty of Health Sciences ICT Walk-In Centre
Tue, 25 May 2021 - 09:30

The Faculty of Health Sciences has set up a walk-in centre, to assist staff, third party users, students (undergraduate & postgraduate) with ICT-related issues.

Click here for more information.

Remote Teaching Update - 23 October
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 08:30
In this edition: Dr Begg’s presentation to the MBChB Programme Committee Prof Cillier’s Teaching and Learning Resources Have you seen CILT’s new webinar series? Do you know your UCT Adobe Pro DC license expire in November, find out what to do. AMBOS is free to you and any of your students until end of the year And more Go to this 23 Oct Update 
Remote Teaching Update - 11 September
Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 11:15
Reminder: Link to the UCT Framework for returning students and staff Decolonisation webinar 22/9, Collaborative learning 2/10 UCT's 99 COVID-99 cases NRF Recipient can apply for local travel grant Free access to AMBOSS, 4th year MBCHB gets OSMOSIS Updated for McAfee coming Get a PowerBank for your fibre & wifi router during loadshedding
Well done Veronica!
Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 10:45

During these troubling times, we welcome good news from our team in the DHSE. Below, Dr Veronica Mitchell who supports Greg Doyle in the E-Learning department (and also works as a facilitator in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology) shares news about her recent publication and forthcoming Swiss residency opportunity.

COVID-19: New Computer Laboratory Procedures
Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 09:15

Due to the COVID-19 viral epidemic, the computer lab has had to institute a new procedure for students entering and using the facility.

Remote teaching resources update - 19 June 2020
Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 09:00

An update to the remote teaching resources list has been published. View the list here.

UCT-Africa transcends academic silos
Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 08:45

COVID-19: UCT-Africa Virtual ENT transcends academic silos through videoconferencing academic meetings and ward rounds.

Digital literacy – a crucial ingredient for successful online teaching and learning
Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 08:30

Douglas Sias gives his view on the role of digital literacy in a post-lockdown environment, and what it means for current and future students.

Remote teaching resources 2020
Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 11:45

Remote Teaching Resources 2020 - Faculty of Health Sciences, UCT


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University of Cape Town response to COVID-19
Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 12:00

As many of you may be aware, today the Minister of Health announced that 34 more cases of COVID-19 had been identified and 88 of those cases has been confirmed as being in the Western Cape. The UCT leadership has established the UCT business continuity management coordinating committee – the COVID-19 Coordinating Committee (CCC) – which is responsible for responding to the outbreak.

Remote teaching
Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 11:45

The Covid-19 crisis has now reached a new critical phase where public health systems need to act decisively to contain the growth in new epicentres outside China. Find out how to continue teaching while the pandemic crisis is happening.