Department of Visual Arts

The Department of Visual Arts is a Department that this part of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology.

The Department has programmes that apply science and technology focusing on fashion and fine art. It offers undergraduate and graduate programmes in the instructional offerings already mentioned.


Programmes in the Department

Department

    Programmes 

Duration             

Site

Fashion 

Diploma: Fashion

3 years

Cambridge Street

Fine Art         

Diploma: Fine Art            

3 years

Cambridge Street

BTech Fine Art

year or

years

Cambridge Street

DEPARTMENTAL STAFF

Administrative Staff

Head of Department                       

Mr P Mbanya, ND: Fine Art, BTech (Fine Art) (BT) Cum Laude, BTech Business. Admin (WSU)

Academic Secretary                       

Vacant

Machine Mechanic                           

Mr H Williams (BT) [BC]

FASHION PROGRAMME STAFF

Lecturer

Ms L Mclaren, BTech: Post School Edu (TSA), BTech: Fashion (PET), ND Fashion Design (CT) Masters Educ (UFH)

Ms M Akrasi-Boateng, ND: Fashion (Peninsula Technikon), B Tech Fashion (Natal Tech)

Lecturer                                           

Ms N Peter, ND: Fashion (MLSultan), BTech (Natal Tech), Masters Entrep (DUT)

Junior Lecturer 

Mr AS Speng, BTech: Fashion (PTA Tech), ND: Fashion (PTA Tech)

Ms B Weyer, BTech: Post School Edu (TSA), ND: Clothing Design (PET)

Ms B Malotana, ND: Fashion (ECT) BTech Fashion (PE Tech)

Junior Lecturer                              

Mr A Monyepao, ND: Fashion (TUT) BTech: Fashion (TUT)

Lab Technician                               

Ms S Nodada, BTech: Fashion (Pta Tech), ND: Fashion (Pta Tech)

FINE ART PROGRAMME STAFF

Senior Lecturer                              

Prof J Steele, PhD History (Fort Hare University), MA: Art History Cum Laude (Unisa), BA Hons: Art History Cum Laude (Unisa), HED (Unisa), BA (Rhodes)

Lecturer                                           

Mr S Ngcai, ND: Fine Art, BTech: Fine Art (WSU), Masters: Fine Art (VUT)

Lecturer                                           

Ms H Osner, ND: Fine Art (ELTC), NHD: Fine Art (BT), MTech: Fine Art (NMU)

Lecturer                                           

Mr R Letsatsi, BA: Fine Art (Wits), MA (UK) (City University)

Junior Lecturer                              

Mr L Ncokazi, ND: Fine Art, BTech: Fine Art Cum Laude (BT) 

Lab Technician/Lecturer (P-T)

Ms S Sotewu, ND: Fine Art, BTech: Fine Art Cum Laude (BT), MVA (Unisa)

Minimum Admission Requirements

Grade 12/Matric

  • A Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification with a minimum of E – symbol or (3-4)(HG) in English (Second Language)

FET Colleges

  • Graduates from FET Colleges with an N6 qualification in the related field, of which all N5 and N6 subjects obtained a minimum of 50%, are allowed to submit their academic record and apply for the credits of the first year of study in the ND: Fashion.
  • National Certificate (Vocational) Level 4: Consult HOD for details of admission requirements.