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The School of Management Sciences held a Research Methodology Summer School Program from the 7th – 14th March 2013.

A total number of 23 participants attended the lectures over the 5 days.

Various Professors from our school (Prof Miemie Struwig, Prof Elmarie Venter, Prof Shelley Farrington and Dr Chantal Rootman) presented a wide range of topics related to Research Methodology.                                                                                                              Prof Graham Stead, from Cleveland University, USA was a guest presenter and covered topics such as Qualitative Methods, Narrative Research, Data Analysis and Research Rigour.

Participants reported that they found the course informative and beneficial to their studies and research.

At the end of the 5 days, each participant was presented with a certificate by the Director of the School of Management Sciences, Prof Miemie Struwig and Programme Leader, Prof Elmarie Venter.

A big thank you to all the participants for attending our Research Summer School.  

Below are various photos taken during the Summer School.


   Left: Linda Jackson 

   Left: Cathy Ikiror Mbidde

   Left: Harm Smith

   Left: Janine Christian

   Left: Geofrey Nuwagaba

   Left: Desiree dos Santos

   Left: Beulah van Rooyen

   Left: Claudette Leppan

   Left: Julia Letele-Matabooe

   Left: Charista Killian

   Left: Henk Dippenaar   

   Left: Timothy Pittaway

   Left: Anathi Jindela       


Above: International Doctoral students from Uganda. From left: Geofrey Nuwagaba; Prof Graham Stead; Julia Letele-Matabooe and Cathy Ikiror Mbidde.