School of Arts

Excellence lauded at School of Arts Awards

December 7, 2018
The School of Arts in the College of Humanities recently held its excellence awards at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music (CJPM). Students and staff were lauded for their excellent performance in various categories. This is an annual event in the School, which is linked to the University’s REACHT...
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Best Artiste award for UKZN Lecturer

November 29, 2018
UKZN jazz lecturer, Mr Sibusiso Mashiloane, was named Best Artiste in South African Jazz at the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA).He was also nominated in the Best Male Artist in Southern Africa category.Mashiloane was in Accra in Ghana to attend the awards ceremony on 24 November 2018. AFRIMA is designed...
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Fine Arts student to showcase innovative non-toxic etching practices

November 22, 2018
Masters in Fine Arts student Mr Eloff Pretorius will showcase some of his fascinating etching works at the Jack Heath Gallery in Pietermaritzburg from 26-30 November. This exhibition and walkabout is part of his research work which explored innovations in non-toxic materials for intaglio etching.‘Non-toxic etching processes use less hazardous...
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Prof. Nobuhle Hlongwa

(Acting) Dean & Head of School

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The School Arts at the University of KwaZulu-Natal is internationally known for its excellence in Research, Teaching and Learning, and Community Engagement. It boasts a substantial number of internationally recognised researchers, NRF-rated scholars and scholars with international recognition for their excellence in Teaching and Learning. Their academic books as well as other academic publications are well prescribed across South Africa, the African continent and internationally.

With the merger between the former University of Natal and the University of Durban-Westville, this reputation was enhanced because it brought together some of the most senior researchers and academics in the country in one school.

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December 7, 2018
The School of Arts in the College of Humanities recently held its excellence awards at the Centre for Jazz and...
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November 29, 2018
UKZN jazz lecturer, Mr Sibusiso Mashiloane, was named Best Artiste in South African Jazz at the All Africa Music Awards...
Read More
November 22, 2018
Masters in Fine Arts student Mr Eloff Pretorius will showcase some of his fascinating etching works at the Jack Heath...
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