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Resources

General resources

LEC® Info – HC

All the information for LEC® assessments for students on Howard College campus.

LEC® Info – PMB

All the information for LEC® assessments for students on Pietermaritzburg campus.

LEC® Info – WVL

All the information for LEC® assessments for students on Westville campus.

Zoom  guidelines 

Learn how to use Zoom as we move to a digital Teaching & Learning environment.

GRAD magazine

This Van Schaik Publishers publication has resources that will assist students.

Download our brochures/ flyers

COVID-19 Group therapy

This flyer provides details about our COVID-19 online group therapy sessions.

Group therapy
flyer

Download this flyer to find out the details about our online group therapy sessions.

We can help
flyer

This flyer details the free and confidential counselling services we offer to students.

LEC assessments
flyer

This flyer provides information on LEC assessments for at risk students.

Toll free counselling
line

We have established a free counselling line that students can call to access our services.

6 S’s of trauma
relief 

This flyer provides tips on dealing with mental health issues during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Mental health
during lockdown

This pamphlet outlines the feelings you may encounter during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Coronavirus
support

Here is a flyer that outlines the support we provide during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Career tests
flyer 

Here is a flyer that talks about our computerised career assesements that we offer.

Career development flyer

Here is a brochure that details our career development services and consultation times.

Healthy eating on a limited budget

Here is a brochure that educates you on how to manage a healthy eating plan on a budget.

Healthy you
booklet

Here is a brochure that educates you on how to manage a healthy eating plan at university.

SSS Brochure
(Eng)

Here is an English version of our brochure, that outlines who we are and what we do.

SSS Brochure
(Zulu)

Here is an isiZulu version of our brochure, that outlines who we are and what we do.

SSS Flyer
(Eng)

Here is an English version of our flyer, that details the services that we offer.

SSS Flyer
(Zulu)

Here is an isiZulu version of our flyer, that details the services that we offer.

Sexual harassment brochure

Here is a brochure that covers educates you on how to deal with sexual harassment situations

Download these presentations

Working with a
research supervisor

The video explores common challenges between postgrad students and their research supervisors.

Parenting during
COVID 19

This video addresses the struggles that parents face with their children during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Creative activities for emotional well-being

This presentation outlines activities to support your emotional well-being during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Gender-based
violence presentation

This presentation details how to identify and handle  gender-based violence issues.

Curriculum advice
presentation

This workshop presentation outlines how to plan your curriculum and the career opportunities.

U@UKZN
presentation

This presentation outlines all the resources available to you as a student in the College of AES.

Career development resources

SAGEA employer benchmarking

Results from an independent survey of leading employers in South Africa.

Career videos

Take a look at these careers videos to help you decide on a career path. 

Cover letter template

This template will help you structure a cover letter. 

CV writing handbook

This handbook will assist you in putting your CV together.

CV templates

Use these 10 CV templates to create your own résumé.

Agricultural careers poster

Find out about our Agricultural degrees and careers.

Chemistry careers poster

Find out about our Chemistry degrees and careers.

Computer Science careers poster

Find out about our Computer Science degrees and careers.

Earth & Environ. careers poster

Find out about our Earth & Environ. Sciences degrees and careers.

Engineering careers poster

Find out about our Engineering degrees and careers.

Life Sciences careers poster

Find out about our Life Sciences degrees and careers.

Maths careers poster

Find out about our Mathematics degrees and careers.

Physics careers poster

Find out about our Physics degrees and careers.

Statistics careers poster

Find out about our Statistics degrees and careers.

Videos

The views expressed in this video are those of the speaker in his personal capacity.

The views expressed in this video are those of the speaker in his personal capacity.

Download these policies and guideline documents

After hour
emergencies

This framework advises on how to manage after hour emergencies with students.

ER24 emergency guidelines

This document outlines the support services that ER24 will provide to the university.

Gender-bases
violence policy

This policy seeks to create a framework to prevent incidents of gender-based violence.

Pregnant student support

This document outlines the type and quality of support offered to female students.

Pregnant students in labs

This protocol outlines what to do when dealing with pregnant students in laboratories.

Staff/student
relationships

This policy deals with managing conflicts of interests in staff-student relationships.

Sexual
harassment policy

This policy sets out the framework for dealing with sexual harassment in the UKZN workplace

Download these newspaper articles

The middle
passage

This article was written by SSS manager, Ms Shelley Barnsley, and appeared in the Witness.

Everybody
hurts

This article was written by SSS manager, Ms Shelley Barnsley, and appeared in the Witness.

Battle of 2
minds

This article was written by SSS manager, Ms Shelley Barnsley, and appeared in the Witness.