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LITERATURE COMPETITION
The University Language Planning and Development Office invite entries for an essay writing competition on a variety of topics that are on campus life.
Closing date: 14 Oct 2022
 


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UKZN LANGUAGE DOCUMENTS

  1. English language policy of the University of KwaZulu-Natal
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    Ref: CO/02/0109/06
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    1. Inqubomgomo yezilimi yaseNyuvesi yakwaZulu-Natali
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      Inombolo: CO/02/0109/06
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      language Plan of the University of KwaZulu-Natal
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      Approved by Senate 2 August 2006, revised 2014
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    Uhlelo Lolimi LweNyuvesi YakwaZulu-Natali
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    Lwagunyazwa yiZigele mhla zi-2 kuNcwaba 2006, Lwabukezwa ngezi 2014
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Welcome to the University Language Planning And Development Office 

The Council of the University of KwaZulu-Natal approved the University Language Policy on the 1st of September 2006. This milestone was followed by the Charter to constitute the University Language Board (ULB), which was last amended on the 18th of August 2010. The ULB thus is a sub-committee of Senate constituted in order to develop, implement, monitor and review the University Language Policy and Plan. The ULPDO was established consequent to the approval of the ULB. It is an office established to operationalise the Language Policy and Plan (Implementation Framework). The Council of the University of KwaZulu-Natal approved the University Language Policy on the 1st of September 2006. This milestone was followed by the Charter to constitute the University Language Board (ULB), which was last amended on the 18th of August 2010. The ULB thus is a sub-committee of Senate constituted in order to develop, implement, monitor and review the University Language Policy and Plan. The ULPDO was established consequent to the approval of the ULB. It is an office established to operationalise the Language Policy and Plan (Implementation Framework).  

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Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Coloquium on the new language policy framework for public higher institutions in South Africa hosted by University of Cape Town, University of Free State, and University of KwaZulu-Natal. view advert


TOW 2022: isiZulu Terminology Development 


Celebrating 15 years of language policy

 
Latest Events
Upcoming events

Colloquium on the New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South Africa
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
28-29 Sept 2022

International Translation day
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
30 Sept 2022

Fifth seminar series 2020:
International Dictionary Day
Fifth seminar series 2020:
International Dictionary Day
Past events

Ukhozi FM Training Workshop
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
18 August 2022

Multilingual Teaching Approaches Workshop
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
Colloquium on The New Language Policy Framework for Public Higher Institutions in South 
Africa
Isingethwe
yiYunivesithi yaseKapa (UCT)
kunye
ne-University of the Free State (UFS) ne-University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN)
14-15 July 2022

Language Policy Celebration Colloquium
24-25 Feb 2022

International Mother Language Day
21 Feb 2022
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25th Time of a writer
14-21 Mar 2022

CoPAL Meeting
23 Mar 2022

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Contact the ULPDO

   +27 (0)31 260-1921/1873
 ulpdo@ukzn.ac.za

 Ground Floor, Francis Stock Building,
 Howard College Campus,
 University of KwaZulu-Natal,
 Durban, 4041, South Africa


Activities of of the ULPDO include:

  • Terminology Development
  • Corpus Development
  • Human Language Technology Development
  • Language Training, Planning and Development
  • Interpreting, Translating and Editing

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