School of Social Sciences

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Mr Nkululeko Shabalala

Humanities student presents research at Young Scientists Conference

Master’s student in Public Policy Mr Nkululeko Shabalala presented his research on the socio-economic effects of urban migration in African cities at the 9th Annual Young Scientists Conference. The event was organised by the Academy of Science of South Africa and the South African Young Academy of Science at the University of Pretoria.

Cultural and Heritage Tourism students and staff during their field trip

Tourism students visit Heritage Sites

A group of students and lecturers from the discipline of Cultural and Heritage Tourism within the School of Social Sciences recently visited the northern KwaZulu-Natal battlefields, Shakaland (Eshowe) and the Isimangaliso Wetland Park as part of their introductory and research modules.

UKZN student Mr Khethani Njoko, author of Victim Man

Humanities student publishes third book

Social Sciences student Mr Khethani Njoko recently published his third book.
While Victim Man highlights the large number of women and children that are victims of various forms of abuse on a daily basis, Njoko reminds the reader that men are also victims