School of Social Sciences



Ms Thembalethu Ntuli.

UKZN Student appointed to Global Youth Parliament

Social Sciences student Ms Thembalethu Ntuli has been appointed secretary of the Global Youth Parliament (GYP), one of the world’s largest youth ideas transforming organisations, which aims to motivate young people in societal work, entrepreneurship, democracy and sustainable development.

Dr Nompumelelo Zodwa Radebe.

Decolonising of the curriculum using Anthropology

The Culture Cluster in the School of Social Sciences hosted an online workshop on Decolonising of the curriculum using Anthropology as a model, presented by Dr Nompumelelo Zodwa Radebe, a lecturer at the University of South Africa in the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology.

Ms Sonke Magadlela.

Graduate Feels Equipped to Take on Leadership Roles

Ms Sonke Magadlela, who graduated from UKZN with a Bachelor of Social Sciences degree, says she learned a lot about human behaviour during her studies and now feels equipped with the necessary skills to take on leadership roles in her community.