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Monday, 2 May 2016
ROER4D team 2016 pic

UCT’s Research on Open Educational Resources for Development (ROER4D) project, hosted by the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (CILT) in CHED, was awarded an Open Research Award.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 15:30

UCT students are invited to nominate a teacher who is currently teaching in a secondary school and who, in your opinion, deserves recognition for years of dedicated teaching to students from educationally disadvantaged backgrounds. 

Publication Date:
Monday, April 25, 2016 - 15:15

CHED now has a Facebook page. Like our page and stay up to date with the latest CHED events, achievements, and debates.

Publication Date:
Friday, March 18, 2016 - 09:45

An article published by the Centre for Educational Testing for Access and Placement (CETAP) tells us how the National Benchmark Tests and the Academic Development Programme work together to support students:

"Students that do well on their National Senior Certificate (NSC) may find that they have disappointing National Benchmark Tests (NBT) results. However, they may still be accepted to the University of Cape Town, through the extended degree programmes in all faculties through the Academic Development Programme based in the Centre for Higher Education Development."

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Publication Date:
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 10:15