Call for Abstracts: Regional Extended Curriculum (ECP) Symposium – Western Cape

Increasingly the importance associated with student ʻtransitionsʼ from school to university has gained traction. Research, particularly, under the First Year Experience (FYE) banner has highlighted the multiple challenges students encounter when they first come to university. However, student transitions to university is often assumed to be normative and uniform with primary focus placed on inducting [...]

2017-06-26T11:17:21+00:00

The First Year Experience in Higher Education: A Good Practices Guide

FUNDANI, CPUT and SANRC are proud to announce the publication of ‘The First Year Experience in Higher Education: A Good Practices Guide’, a guide to practices that are working in selected FYE programmes in South African Higher Education Institutions. The Guide was developed with support from the DHET NCTDG Project: The improvement of teaching and [...]

2017-05-24T12:28:46+00:00

HELTASA Special Interest Groups

The 10 HELTASA Special Interest Groups play an important role of contributing to the advancement of the main goals of HELTASA. These groups of highly committed HELTASA researchers, scholars and practitioners act as advocates of SOTL in higher education while focusing on their specific individual themes. On an annual basis, the SIGS plan activities or [...]

2017-05-25T16:20:50+00:00

HELTASA SIGs upcoming events for 2017

During the ICED: HELTASA conference in November, 2016 the various HELTASA SIGs had productive meetings and workshop. The meetings resulted with the generation of the following exciting events to look forward to in 2017. SIG Name Contact/Convenor Event/Activity Writing Centre Puleng Sefalane – CPUT Email: Sefalanep@cput.ac.za Writing Symposium 2017 Invitations open for institution [...]

2017-05-19T13:39:52+00:00