School of Built Environment & Development Studies

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Dr Judith Ojo-Aromokudu

PhD research tackles informal settlements

Lecturer in the School of Built Environment and Development Studies Dr Judith Ojo-Aromokudu, graduated with her PhD in Architecture. Her research focused on what informs the spaces created in informal settlements and how residents live and carry out their daily activities within these spaces.

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Ms Sinethemba Zungu.

Masters study investigates Post-settlement Support Challenges of Land reform housing beneficiaries

Ms Sinethemba Zungu received her Masters in Housing for her research on Post-settlement Support Challenges of Land reform housing beneficiaries: A case study of the Oakford Priory Housing Project. ‘I have prodigious interest in the land reform programme, and my curiosity as to why it has not been impactful in South Africa is what led me to this research topic.’

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Ms Nonkululeko Dlamini.

Masters study shines the spotlight on home-schooling

Ms Nonkululeko Dlamini, who graduated with a Masters degree in Population Studies examined the history of home-schooling in South Africa, its advantages and disadvantages, the reasons why parents choose to home-school their children, the impact of home-schooling, and curriculum options.

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