Mechanical Engineering IsiXhosa Glossary Launch

The University of Cape Town (UCT) has introduced the Mechanical Engineering isiXhosa Glossary, which was launched by the Centre for Higher Education Development’s (CHED) Multilingualism Education Project (MEP) on 2 November.
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USAf supported Language Resources Audit

MEP staff are preparing for the USAf supported language resources audit coordinated by SADiLaR on the 31st of July 2023. UCT is one of the 26 universities participating in the audit.

International Mother Language Day

21 February is International Mother Language Day. This day is celebrated and commemorated annually around the world for the promotion, preservation and revitalisation of the languages of all people around the world. 

Fostering multilingualism on campus

“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart.” – Nelson Mandela. That was the message Professor Mbulungeni Madiba,