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PG Diploma in HE in T-L-E



The Post Graduate Diploma (Higher Education) (Teaching & Learning) is a two-year, part-time programme aimed at extending the professional learning of academics in practice. It is offered on a regional platform together with the University of the Western Cape (UWC) and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT).​

 The programme consists of three core modules and one elective module:

Teaching and Learning in Higher Education; 

Assessment in Higher Education;

Research for Enhancing Teaching and Learning;

One Elective module - selected from a range of options:

  • Academic Leadership and Management;
  • Postgraduate Supervision;
  • ICTs for Teaching and Learning;​
  • Citizenship, Social Inclusion and Difference;
  • Service Learning and Community Engagement;
  • Work and Learning; and
  • Recognition of Prior Learning.​