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Welcome to the HELTASA website.

The Higher Education Learning and Teaching Association of Southern Africa (HELTASA) is a professional association for educators and other significant role-players in the tertiary sector.

On this website, you can find out more about HELTASA and sign up to become a member as well as read up on our latest news and make use of our resources. Explore our Special Interest Groups and Projects to understand more about the work our members are doing on the ground.

Latest News

A tribute to Brenda Leibowitz

I first met Brenda Leibowitz when we both worked together on the ‘language project’ in the Academic Development Centre at UWC in the early 1990s.  In those days, ‘AD’ was a fledgling academic project, full [...]

HELTASA, a Key Stakeholder in the Higher Education Domain

HELTASA'S association with Mirato - a long-term mixed method project that investigates the multi-dimensional dynamics or factors shaping rural and township students’ effective opportunities to access higher education, flourish and participate, and move from higher education to work.

HELTASA 2018 Conference: Announcement and Call for Abstracts

The waves of change that Higher Education (HE) institutions need to navigate at the moment, both globally and nationally.

Tutor, Mentor and Supplemental Instruction SIG Workshop at the South African National Resource Centre (SANRC) FYE Conference

Tutor, Mentor and Supplemental Instruction SIG Workshop at the South African National Resource Centre (SANRC) FYE Conference The HELTASA Tutor, Mentor and Supplemental Instruction SIG  workshop will be hosted at the South African National Resource [...]