ABOUT THE Creative and Vocational Faculty
The Creative and Vocational Faculty is the place for artistic and resourceful minds to interact, exchange ideas, ask questions and learn. The Creative and Vocational Faculty team is made up of five dedicated Academic Advisers fully equipped to guide you on your academic path. The team is led by an incredible faculty head who aims to create an atmosphere of open, inspired and critical discussions.
Here, innovators’ get to share their ingenuity and learning processes in professions ranging from dressmaking, radio broadcasting to film production, gardening and personal fitness. Students can expand their knowledge in their respective fields, encounter people with similar interests and engage in discussions surrounding their chosen courses and modules. Our Academic Advisers have experience in a number of fields including film, hospitality, journalism and event planning and they will always be on hand to assist and guide you through your studies. The Creative and Vocational Faculty aims to inspire and educate while making the learning process accessible and enjoyable at the same time.
Head of Faculty
I hold a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, where I majored in Media & Communications, Drama & Performance and Community Development. I worked in the media monitoring industry for three years in Durban and Johannesburg and gained extensive knowledge on media monitoring and analysis. My passion for youth development especially in education saw me venturing into the education industry and I am currently studying towards a qualification in education.
Job title: Academic Adviser
Qualification: Bachelor of Technology Degree Journalism, and TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)
Bio: have experience in radio, print and online media. I have also worked on social media platforms. I have experience in the higher education sector as a lecturer and Communications Officer. Currently I am also completing a qualification in Strategic Management because I think you should never stop trying to educate yourself.
I enjoy working with students and helping people find a solution to a problem.