Unizulu Lecturers



Unizulu Lecturers, the Faculty of Arts is the largest Faculty at the University of Zululand, thus representing the largest number of enrolled students and the highest student-to-staff ratio. The 18 departments in the Faculty cover a wide range of fields including language and linguistics to social sciences and the humanities.



Department Of Communication Science



Academic Staff

Co-Ordinator : Prof H Rugbeer



Telephone : 035-9026945BA (UNISA), MA(UNIZULU) Dip(Ed)(SACOL now (UNISA), Dip (Computer Appl)(UNISA), BTh(USA), Cert.Computer Engineering (DUT),Dr Phil (UNIZULU)

Lecturers

Dr A Moonasamy, MA (UNIZULU), BA (UNIZULU), Dr Phil (UNIZULU)

Mr JM Magagula, MA (UNIZULU), BA (UNIZULU)

Mr TG Mokgosi, MA (NWU), BA (Hons) (NWU), BA (NWU)

Mr MW Molefe, MTech(CUT), BA (Hons) (UNISA), Dip. STD(BOCHUM)

Ms JB Ngubane, MA, BA (Hons) [UNIZU], Dip Info. Sys. & Tech

ACPDP1  Diploma in Public Relations Management

The purpose of this qualification is to provide competent and responsible Public Relations Practitioners with market related-skills which are relevant to the private and public sectors of the economy.  This course is suitable for those students seeking employment in the following areas: Public Relations, Business Management, Advertising, Communications Officers, Public Speaker/Spokesperson and Journalism.

ACMDP1 Diploma in Media Studies

The purpose of this qualification is to provide competent and responsible media specialists with market related media skills which are also relevant to the private and public sectors of the economy.  This course is suitable for those students seeking employment in the following areas: as camera operators, photo-journalist, video & photo editors, advertising specialists, communication officers, spokespersons, personal assistants and journalists.

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Faculty Of Commerce, Administration & Law Accounting

Accounting

Academic Staff

Co-Ordinator : Dr  A C  Weyers

Telephone : 035 9026935

MTech (Cost & Mngmt Acc) (CUT), PhD (Mngmt Acc) (NWU)

Lecturers

Mrs A Soldat, B Acc (Pmb), PG Dip Acc (Pmb), CA (SA)

Dr I Kaseeram, BSocSc(UKZN), MSocSc (UKZN), DCom (Economics)(UNIZULU)

Mr F Nel, BSc (UOFS), Dip Patanatix (UNISA)

CAHCR1  Higher Certificate in Accountancy

This qualification is aimed at producing people capable of performing activities in the following areas:  Accounting assistants and junior bookkeepers and accounting technicians.

Business Management

Academic Staff

Co-Ordinator: Mr JF Cloete

Telephone :  035 9026943BCom (Hons) (Pret), Bus Admin (Hons), BA (Stell)

Lecturers

Dr I Kaseeram, BSocSc(UKZN), MSocSc (UKZN), DCom (Economics)(UNIZULU)

Mr M Dengetsha, Diploma in Law (Asmara Univ) BA (Addis Ababa University), Postgraduate Diploma in Bus Mngmt, MBA (Natal)

Mrs MF Magigaba, BA (Hons), MBA (JSU, USA)

CBCTM1  National Higher Certificate in Marketing

A graduate who has achieved this qualification will be able to understand and apply fundamental principles of marketing, apply  consumer behavior, communicate marketing information effectively using different media, distinguish the different product and services,  marketing  characteristics  and  strategies and  be  able  to  identify  the contemporary environment, problems and practices of consumer marketing.  Career opportunities include Marketing Administration Officer, Sales Administration Assistant, Advertising/Promotions Planner, Advertising Account Co-Ordinator, Marketing Research Assistant, Marketing Representative, Assistant Merchandising Manager, Direct Marketing Planner or any marketing-related career.

Co-Operatives

Academic Staff

Co-Ordinator : Mr JF Cloete

Telephone: 035 9026943

BCom (Hons) (Pret), Bus Admin (Hons), BA (Stell)

 Lecturers

Mrs A Soldat, B Acc (Pmb), PG Dip Acc (Pmb), CA (SA)

Mr F Nel, BSc (UOFS), Dip Patanatix (UNISA)

Mrs V Mntambo, BComHons (Ind Psych), MCom

Mr G Wilsenach, BSc (Agric Econ), BScHons (Bus Admin)(SU), NDip(Agric)(MUT), BTech.

CCODP1  Diploma in Management of Co-Operatives

This programme is one of the first accredited academic diplomas in this field.  It aims to equip students with skills and knowledge that will qualify them for employment as managers and supervisors of small and medium Co-operatives. Graduates will be able to manage the operations of co-operative organizations, mobilize resources from members of co-operatives for growth and wealth generation.  Graduates will also acquire broad based business management skills.   Career opportunities include:  Co-operative Managers, Co-operative Training and Educational Specialists, Co-operative Promoters/Advisors, Co-operative Auditors, Credit Officers for micro-financing and Project Development Officers with NGOs.



Transport & Logistics

Academic Staff

Co-Ordinator :  Mr K Ampofo-Twumasi

Telephone : 035 9026938BSc (Hons), Dip Education (GH), Hons B (B&A), MBA (Stell)

Lecturers

Mrs MF Magigaba, BA(Hons),MBA(JSU,USA)

Mr KD Matojane, MBA (Milpark University)

Mrs NM Koenane, BAdmin, Hons(Ind Psych),MCom (Business Management)

CBLM01  Diploma in Logistics Management

This qualification is aimed at producing entry-level employees who intend to pursue careers in the field of Transport and Supply Chain Management. Successful students will be qualified to work in Transportation and Logistics related business operations with the following career paths – Logistics Service Providers, Warehousing and Distribution, Supply Chain Management, Clearing and Forwarding, Export and Import Trade, Inventory Control, Procurement and Manufacturing.

CBTM01   Diploma in Transport Management

This qualification is aimed at producing entry-level employees who intend to pursue careers in the field of Transport and Supply Chain Management. Successful students will be qualified to work in a Transportation related business operation with the following career paths – Road Transport Operations – National and International, Municipal Transport Department/Manager,Transportation Projects Manager, In-house Transport Manager for Organisations, Logistics Service Providers, Warehousing and Distribution, Supply Chain Management, Clearing and Forwarding, Export and Import Trade.

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Faculty Of Science & Agriculture

Biokinetics & Sport Science

Academic Staff

Co-Ordinator : Mrs C Gouws

Telephone: 035 902 4158BA  Human Movement Science (NWU), BA (Hons) Kinderkinetics (NWU), MSc.  Kinderkinetics (UNIZULU)

Lecturers

Ms PBM Ndlovu,  BSc. (Hons) Sport Science and Coaching (NUST), MSc Sport Science- Physiology (Stell)

Mr G Breukelman, BSc. (Hons) MSc (UNIZULU)

Ms A van Biljon, BA Human Movement Science (UP) BSc Kinderkinetics (UNIZULU) MSc Kinderkinetics (UNIZULU)

Mr L Millard

SNDP01 Diploma in Sport and Exercise Technology

This qualification is aimed at producing graduates who intend pursuing a career in the field of Sport and Exercise Technology. A graduate who has achieved this qualification will be able to design, implement and manage a physical activity programme for all groups including special populations. They will screen, assess, monitor and manage health-related fitness, lifestyle and wellness programmes. Graduates will be able to provide personal training or lead and instruct safe and effective physical activity participation to meet participants’ fitness requirements, as well as provide educated advice on lifestyle change for improved well-being.  In addition, this graduate will have the knowledge for the appropriate referral to other healthcare providers. Career opportunities include: Sport Coach, Sport Organiser, Health and Fitness Instructor, Fitness Adviser for Sport Teams, Sport and Fitness/Gym Manager, Lifestyle Consultant, School Physical Education and Sport Instructor.

Consumer Sciences : Hospitality Management

Academic Staff

Coordinator/Lecturer : Mrs J Benade

Telephone :  035 9026959

BSc (Home Econ) (UOFS), B Home Econ (Hons) (UNIZULU)

Lecturers

Ms M.E. Chibe, N.Dip Food and Beverage Management (VUT),B Tech (VUT) ,MTech  Service Management (VUT)

Mrs K Govender,  B.Tech Food and Beverage Management (VUT); M.Tech Food Service Management (VUT);

Lab Technician

Mrs Z Stipp, B Consumer Science, General (UP)

SDIP02  Diploma in Hospitality Management



This program offers training to students who are keen to enter the hospitality industry and seek employment in a variety of lodging and guest service occupations as owners or managers.  Graduates of the Diploma Hospitality Management will be equipped with supervisory and managerial skills in areas such as Accommodation management, Food and Beverage management, Front Office, Hotels & Restaurants, Banqueting or as entrepreneurs where they will be responsible for quality control, effective use of equipment, hygiene and safety, stock control, compilation and adhering to budget procedures, problem identification and resolution, and liaising with different divisions of the organization and industry.Teaching of a high standard is offered and the student has the use of sophisticated and well equipped kitchens and a dining area.  Students will do six months Work Integrated Learning in their third year to prepare them for their career in the hospitality industry.