Surviving the 2020 Academic year

2020 has been an extraordinary year because of the covid-19 pandemic that has changed our lives. Join us as we look at the impact of the coronavirus on higher learning, and how university students in South Africa have managed to survive the academic year. Broadcast journalist Nokukhanya Mtambo paints a picture in this five part docu series produced by voice of Wits

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Taking education online amidst the pandemic

In this episode we look at how the coronavirus pandemic affected university students and learning as a whole. We hear from Wits University's Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Academic Professor Ruksana Osman, Prof Ahmed Bawa who CEO of Universities South Africa, student leader and activist Palomina Jama on what the challenges of taking learning online during the pandemic.