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UCT Community of Hope Vaccination Centre
UCT in partnership with the Western Cape Government have launched the world‑class Community of Hope Vaccination Centre.
Updated: 30 August 2021


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2022 10 Jan 09:00 29 Jan 18:00

Summer School 2022

The University of Cape Town (UCT) Summer School 2022 programme is designed to immerse you in new ideas, expert insight and creative thinking – to enlighten, entertain and inspire.

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Drawing for Design

Drawing for Design is an intense one-week course which develops an understanding of the representational modes used in landscape architecture and urban design.

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2022 24 Jan 09:00 28 Jan 17:00

Introduction to Spatial Design

Introduction to Spatial Design is an intensive course held over five days and provides an experiential snapshot of the design studio and spatial design thinking required for built environment disciplines such as landscape architecture and urban design.

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Student Wellness Service (SWS) will launch the SWS ICAS On-The-Go Crisis App on Monday, 20 September 2021. The UNI003 is the app code on...
As the School's newest academic programme, it teaches students to address the challenge of designing, winning support for, and implementing...
As the School's flagship academic programme, MDPP equips leaders with the skills they need to inspire and create meaningful change for...
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