Nawa Journal of Language and Communication
Special Issue: This volume will be devoted to articles from researchers and students from the Namibian Higher Education sector
NAWA Journal of Language and Communication is published bi- annually by the Faculty of Human Sciences at Namibia University of Science and Technology. It is a peer-reviewed (double-blind) journal whose goal is to advance knowledge in human language, communication and literature. The journal publishes academic articles dealing with practical research findings, pedagogical methodologies, critical analyses and theoretical perspectives in language, literature and communication and related disciplines such as linguistics and information and communication technologies. NAWA journal encourages research without boundaries in languages, literature and communication and related areas
The Library is conducting a User Experience (UX) Survey, aimed at all registered full-time, part-time and distance students at NUST. The main purpose of the survey is to find out how you experience the Library’s services and facilities. Additionally, it aims to identify areas that need improvement and to gather suggestions.
Therefore, you are all invited to participate in this exercise. The data collected will be treated with confidentiality, and strictly used for purposes of the survey. By participating in the survey, you will help shape the quality of the Library’s services and in that way, contribute to improving research and innovation initiatives at the University.
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http://namtrace.nust.na/qtafi/projects/librarysurvey/index.qml. Use PIN received via SMS or student number to log in.
Certificate in Ethical Hacking and Information Security
Certificate in Advanced Web Technologies
Certificate in Big Data Technologies
Date: 05 - 09 August
THEME: ‘Preserving Cultural Wealth for Future Generations’
Monday, 05 August: Flea Market
Tuesday, 06 August: Official Opening
Wednesday, 07 August: International Cuisine Day
Thursday, 08 August: Potjiekos
Friday, 09 August: Mr and Miss NUST
Department: Student Services, T:+264 61 207 2165
NUST Cisco Networking Academy is offering Cisco classes for second semester of 2019. We will be offering CCNA 1 and any of CCNA 2- 4 to NUST Faculty of Computing and Informatics students. We will also be offering CCNA Security.
START DATE: 9 August 2019
CCNA1—4 : N$500
CCNA Security: N$1500
What to do to register?
Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating:
- Your Name and Surname
- Student number and
- which CCNA you want to be enrolled for
The NUST Buddy System bonds international students with NUST students. The objective is to ensure smooth integration of international students into the University and Namibia in general.
• If you register on distance mode, collect your study material on weekdays on or before 19 July 2019 from Centre for Opn and Lifelong Learning (COLL) or your nearest Regional Centre. You are expected to present your Proof of Registration in order to collect your study material.
• You will not be able to register online unless the deposit on your tuition fees has been paid and it is reflected on your student account. See ‘Fees.’• For enquiries regarding online registration contact: The HelpDesk; T: +264 61 207 2056; E: admissions [at] nust [dot] na.
About the Speaker
Professor Cora Burnett-Louw is a researcher at the University of Johannesburg (UJ), who holds two Doctorates, one in Human Movement Studies and another in Social Anthropology.
Date: Thursday, 20 June 2019
Venue: Auditorium 1, NUST Lower Campus
Digital Forensics and Information Security Research Cluster (DFISRC)
NUST Cyber Security Marketing Campaign Message
DFISRC will host the fifth Namibia National Cyber Security Competitionon the 5th of October 2019. We are looking for a brilliant marketing student to design our marketing message.
If you are interested contact the undersigned. Include your name, student number, phone numberand the program you are registered for.
Office 405, 4th floor, Polyheights
The successful applicant will receive a t-shirt and $150
Final application date: Friday 7 June 2019
FH Joanneum in Graz, Austria has invited two NUST students for a fully funded semester exchange to their university. Students can study under their Master of Business in Emerging Markets (flyer attached). The exchange is funded under an Erasmus + International Credit Mobility grant. The details of the exchange are as follows.
• Number of Scholarships: 2
• Scholarship: €850 per person per month for living expenses, and € 820 for travelcosts (flight ticket to Austria)
• Duration: One semester/4 months (February – May/June 2020)
• Deadline for Application: 15 June 2019
• Language of instruction: English
• Visa Requirements: Nominated candidates must be able to travel to Pretoria, South Africa at their own expense for the visa interview at the Austrian Embassy. There is no way around this requirement.
Staff members are invited to the (1/2019) Institutional Writing Retreat scheduled as follows:
Date: 20 – 22 May 2019
Time: 08h00 - 16h00
Venue: Science and Technology Building, HP-GSB, 3 Floor, Classroom H.3.31 and Classroom G.3.24
Purpose: The Institutional Writing Retreat serves as an opportunity for academics to work on their research projects such as proposals, theses, and book chapters, papers for publication etc. under the mentorship of experienced and well-trained researchers in an environment that allows researchers to work without distractions by daily routines.
Forms for application as well as guidelines, information for applicants and the auxiliary terms and conditions for the award of grants are available at https://foerderportal.bund.de/easy/easy_index.php?auswahl=easy_formulare or can be obtained directly from the project management organization.
The deadline will end on 16 th August 2019, 00.00 h.
The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) is proud to introduce the following new exciting programmes in 2019.
Faculty of Management Sciences
- Master in Management
- Master of Human Resources Management
Manual applications only. Application fee: N$ 280
Deadline for applications: Friday, 31 May 2019
Are you feeling overwhelmed with your exams? You don’t have to!
Attend the exam preparation workshop and learn how to work hard and work smart.
Date: Wednesday, 8 May 2019
Venue: SRC Boardroom
Call for articles, NAWA Journal of Language and Communication, Special Issues volume 13 number 1, (ISSN: 1993-3835).
Deadline for submission of articles is Friday, 28 June 2019.
The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) is excited to announce officially, the launch of its inaugural Charity Golf Day.
The event is scheduled to take place on 10 May 2019 at the Omeya Golf Club, south of Windhoek, and will take the format of the 18 Hole American Scramble. The NUST Charity Golf Day is the primary fundraising mechanism for the newly established Student Welfare Fund. The aim of the Fund is to provide financial assistance to differently abled and needy or deserving students to help pursue their studies at NUST.
An estimated 3 million people have been affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Cyclone Idai has torn through southern Africa, unleashing a trail of devastating destruction. Please donate now to help cyclone victims.
Call for Scholarship Applications 2019 at Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST)
he programme aims at fostering strong, internationally oriented higher education systems in [Sub-Saharan Africa with the capacity to contribute to sustainable development. To this end, scholarships are granted for development-related Master or doctoral studies for individuals who plan to pursue a career in teaching and / or research at a higher education institution in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Date: 09 - 11 April 2019
Time: 10:00 - 16: 00 daily
Venue: NUST Lower Campus
Director of Ceremonies:
Ms Deidre Carballo
Bachelor of Entrepreneurship
The Namibia University of Science and Technology welcomes all queries and suggestions via our contact page. For detailed enquiries please fill in our Advanced Enquiries form on the main Enquiries page.Private Bag 13388 Windhoek, Namibia 13 Jackson Kaujeua Street, Windhoek, Namibia +264-61-207-9111 +264-61-207-2444
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