Welcome to the Department of Communication and Applied Language Studies

Contact details for enquiries

Tel: 015 962 8436
Fax: 015 962 8416/4749
Email: mogale.makgopa@univen.ac.za

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

 

VISION AND MISSION STATEMENT

In line with the University’s mission and vision
statements, the Department of Communication and Applied Language

Studies is guided by the following vision and mission:

Vision
To be the hub of media, communication and journalism research and to offer cutting edge training in development
– oriented media, communication and journalism programmes in southern Africa.

Mission
The Department of Communication and Applied Language Studies offers a wide range of globally recognized, developmentally

-oriented media, communication and journalism programmes at both undergraduate and
postgraduate levels using modern methods of instruction.

DEGREES OFFERED

BACHELOR OF ARTS MAJORING IN LINGUISTICS
BACHELOR OF ARTS MAJORING IN MEDIA STUDIES
BACHELOR OF ARTS HONOURS IN LINGUISTICS
BACHELOR OF ARTS HONOURS IN MEDIA STUDIES (TO BE OFFERED FROM 2019)
MASTER OF ARTS IN LINGUISTICS (MA)
MASTER OF ARTS IN MEDIA STUDIES (TO BE OFFERED)
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN LINGUISTICS (PhD)
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN MEDIA STUDIES (PhD) (TO BE OFFERED)

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

1. Linguistics
• Translation
• Interpreting
• Publishing
• Print Media
• Broadcasting
• Language practitioner
• Language policy advisory
• Language teaching
• Language curriculum development
• Public speaking
• Speech writing and editing
• Linguistics research
• Creative writing
• Sign language interpreting
• Lecturer
• Speech therapy, etc.

2. Media Studies
• Journalism
• Advertising
• Editorial work
• Public relations
• Television & Film
• Radio
• Publishing
• Internet writing
• Lecturer
• Public service, etc.

STAFF

Name: Mr Ndivhuho Eric Mathoho
Designation: Senior Lecturer In Anthropology
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Name: Dr Jean-Marie,Lambertine,Marie Dederen
Designation: Senior Lecturer In Antropology
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Name: Miss Dolphin Mabale
Designation: Lecturer In Anthropology
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Name: Dr Rendani Tshifhumulo
Designation: Senior Lecturer In Sociology
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Name: Dr Pfarelo Eva Matshidze
Designation: Lecturer In Anthropology
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Name: Ms Faith Mary Musvipwa
Designation: Part Time Lect In Sociology
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Name: Mr Isaih Penyisi Etienne Ndhambi
Designation: Part Time Lecturer In Anthropology
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Name: Mr Tshimangadzo Justice Makhanikhe
Designation: Lecturer Ngap- Indigenous Knowledge Syst
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Name: Mr Stewart Lee Kugara
Designation: Part Time Lecturer In Anthropology
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Name: Mr Kingsley Ekene Amaechi
Designation: Part Time Lect In Sociology
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Name: Ms Livhuwani Daphney Tshikukuvhe
Designation: Part Time Lecturer In Anthropology
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Name: Mrs Thizwilondi Joanbeth Daswa Daswa
Designation: Part Time Lecturer In Anthropology
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Name: Mrs Ndidzulafhi Esther Ramavhunga
Designation: Part Time Lecturer In Anthropology
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