Language support

All course modules are presented in both Afrikaans and English, up to the end of the fourth year of study. Specifically:

  • All first year lectures are presented in parallel Afrikaans and English class sessions.
  • Second year module will be presented in parallel medium where the class sizes justifies it.
  • Third year modules are¬†presented in English with a summary in Afrikaans.
  • Fourth year modules are presented in English only.

Special language skills modules are offered for those students who do not perform well enough in the academic literacy tests. However, all test and exam papers and also all assignments are set in both Afrikaans and English and students are free to write any paper or assignment in either Afrikaans or English and also to communicate with lecturers in either language.


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Term Dates 2018

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Latest Events

Applied Geomechanics – July 9, 2018

Flood Hydrology – August 27, 2018

Introduction to Coastal Engineering – August 27, 2018

Transportation Safety 811 – September 3, 2018

Rigid Pavement Design 811 – September 17, 2018

Geometric Road Design 811 – November 5, 2018