Techné mentor

Examples of techné mentorship

The visual arts showcase e-portfolio syllabus (2010-13)
Collaboration with curricular advisors and educators enabled my PhD's action research project to develop a visual arts showcase e-portfolio syllabus for teaching older teenagers new media literacies.

Open UCT (2012-13)
I contributed to drafting OpenUCT's online project visibility guidelines for academics. These are available via and were incorporated into UCT's Libraries OpenUCT repository.

Creative Code workshop (2015)
I introduced the portfolio genre was to Creative Code students at Ikamva Youth's Makhaza computer lab in Khayelitsha.

NVivo qualitative research software assistance (2015-18)
I have assisted various UCT researchers in developing codings in NVivo for their ICT Access and UseMeCoDem and Human Sciences Research Council #feesmustfall projects. I have also tutored Hons, MA and PhD students in using qualitative research software.

A media studies workshop (2017)
A novel research coding workshop for Media Studies postgraduate students teaches them to code local conference programmes and explore the impact(s) of conference papers.

An infographic poster design syllabus (2017)
I re-developed a syllabus for teaching second year journalism students to design infographic posters focused on educational inequalities in two Cape Town wards.

Referencing and citations workshop (2018)
Soon after submitting my PhD thesis, I did a workshop for media studies students on how to reference and use citations (with ProQuest Refworks and other options).

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