UKZN Digital Learning Portal

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    UKZN Digital Learning Portal


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Teaching and Learning COVID-19 Project Plan

View the COVID-19 Project Plans below.

Catch-up Plan

Project Plan

Project Plan for Staff & Students

Featured News

  • Unleashing the Potential of Education through Innovation

    Unleashing new and creative approaches to enhancing teaching and learning in Higher Education was high on the agenda at the inaugural Innovations in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (iSoTL) Conference held at the Maharani Hotel in Durban.

    Unleashing the Potential of Education through Innovation
  • Academic Journey Constantly Unfolds Accomplishments for Master’s Student

    Hard work continues to yield fruits for Ms Kelisha Pandaram who was recently announced as the winner of the Innovations in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (iSoTL) Student Competition hosted by the UKZN Teaching and Learning Office (UTLO).

    Academic Journey Constantly Unfolds Accomplishments for Master’s Student
  • Student Readiness Assessment Survey Raffle Draw Winners

    The UKZN Teaching & Learning Office (UTLO) would like to thank all students that completed the UKZN Digital Transformation: Student Readiness Assessment Survey in 2022.

    Student Readiness Assessment Survey Raffle Draw Winners

    Featured News

    You are invited to present at the

    UKZN E-learning Symposium​ 2022

    The Student Voices


    Educational Technologies

    At UKZN, there a various licensed software and online services available for you to work digitally. Instruction Guides on Software and Online Services

    UKZN Learn Page

    Turnitin Tutorial

    Zoom for Students

    Google Drive Tools

    UKZN Zero-Rated Data

    VPN Global Protect


    Software Repository

    Office 365 Applications

    Meet the 1st iSoTL Student Competition Winners

    Learning in the Digital Age

    Kelisha Pandaram

    Master of Commerce in Marketing
    (1st year of Mcom)

    Nompumelelo Tembe

    Computer engineering
    (4th Year)

    Thabo Mbambo

    B.ED Honours in History Education
    (5th Year – Honours)

    2nd iSoTL Student Essay Competition

    Title: The critical role of technological advancement in shaping education


    The University Teaching and Learning Office (UTLO) is proud to announce the annual student essay competition in conjunction with the 2nd Innovations in the Science of Teaching and Learning Conference. This prestigious competition invites all registered UKZN undergraduate and postgraduate students to submit essays on the theme “The Critical Role of Technological Advancement in Shaping Education.”

    Deadline: 15 July 2024

    Student Support Services: Transitioning to Online Learning

    Online Transition Tips

    Transitioning to an online learning environment can be challenging in the best of circumstances. With the unexpected Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic lock down, academic institutions have had to take unprecedented initiatives in delivering their academic curriculum to their students. So here are some tips to help you transition to online learning to make sure they make the most of it and avoid the pitfalls of transitioning to online education

    Teaching and Learning: Online Learning Orientation Guide

    Orientation guide to get you prepared for online learning at UKZN

    Psycho-Social Service Support: Help Contacts

    As a student, we understand you might need assistance in areas such as mental health counseling, education, spiritual, support etc., hence, we have provided help lines of professionals that can give you the required support.

    Support Details

    • Student Support Services
    • External Contact Numbers for Counselling Services
    • Emergency Contact Numbers

    Other Useful Links

    We have made available links to other resources. These resources are not UKZN-made and are not necessarily applicable to the UKZN context, however, could be useful for your learning

    IT Support

    ICS support staff are available to assist you with any issue or challenges you are facing with using technology as a student. Below are various contact platforms you can access the student support services.

    Contact Details

    Additional Resources

    Please the find links to additional resources.


    Teaching and Learning Contact Details


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