Student Development Services aims to help students succeed in their studies by offering development programmes and support.

EDU Student Development Programmes

Skills for Commerce

Skills for Commerce is offered to all students in the Faculty of Commerce under the course code DOC1103H.

DOC1103H supports the transition into university life and the Faculty of Commerce. The course is available to any first-year student registered in the Faculty of Commerce and is compulsory for all EDU students.

DOC1103H for EDU students is presented in two parts as follows:

  • Semester 1: Self-development: Personal Management in the Higher Education Context
  • Semester 2: Career Discovery

Contact Details for Student Development Services

The Education Development Unit (EDU) is situated on level 2 of the Leslie Commerce Building.

Shanaaz Solomons
Email: shanaaz.solomons@uct.ac.zaTel:  021 650 3720
Room: 2.12, Leslie Commerce Building

Thuthuka Bursary Liaison Officer: Sherry Stuart
Email: sherry.stuart@uct.ac.zaRoom: 2.11, Leslie Commerce BuildingTel:  021 650 4022