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Savvy Researcher
Savvy Researcher Series 2018


Friday, 20 July 2018
Body Map Mosaic
UCT's First MOOC: Medicine and the Arts

In 2011 Stanford University launched three of them. Two years later Beijing's Tsinghua University hosted over 50 of them and today tens of millions of students from around the world now access free tertiary-level courses on MOOC platforms such as Coursera and FutureLearn. So what exactly is a MOOC?

Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 15:45
Vacation Hours

Vacation hours will be in effect from Monday 24 November 2014 until 9 January 2015. UCT Libraries' staff wishes you a relaxing and peaceful rest.

Publication Date:
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 09:45
JSTOR Launches Online Daily Magazine

"JSTOR Daily offers a fresh way for people to understand and contextualise their world. Our writers provide insight, commentary, and analysis of ideas, research, and current events, tapping into the rich scholarship on JSTOR, a digital library of more than 2,000 academic journals, dating back to the first volume ever published, along with thousands of monographs, and other material."

Publication Date:
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 09:30
Professor Leslie London
Support Health Committees, Say Workers

Health committees at public clinics are "critically important vehicles" for community participation in health, and provincial government should urgently pass legislation recognising these committees' roles and functions.

Publication Date:
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 14:00