The School for the Creative Economy

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THE RECOGNITION

22
Oct
Student News

Meet Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship alumna Mbaliyekhethelo Kumalo

Mbaliyekhethelo is a business owner, digital content creator, social media strategist & manager, bedroom DJ and podcaster extraordinaire. She tells us her story from selling lollipops from her sch

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5
Aug
Alumni of the Week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 161 Flavia Motsisi

AFDA honours alumna Flavia Motsisi has recently been selected to be part of a new initiative to develop and empower upcoming African producers. 17 producers have been selected for the inaugural Creat

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23
Sep
Awards

AFDA honours film wins two awards at Jozi Film Festival 2020

The AFDA Cape Town 2019 honours graduation film, “You, Me And Everything In Between”, directed by Esther Jo Mbulawa,  picked up the Best Student Film Award as well as the prestigious

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9
Sep
Staff

AFDA Durban Head of Business Innovation and Technology School releases 8th Studio Album

Arish Sirkissoon, AKA LX SETH and Head of AFDA Durban Business Innovation and Technology School has released his 8th Studio Album. The album entitled “Hyperbole” is an eclectic mix of pop ...

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AFDA is registered as the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, and is a private higher education institution which offers higher certificate and degree programmes. It is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a private higher education institution under the the Higher Education Act, 1997. Registration certificate no. 2001/HE07/012. Our programmes are accredited and we participate productively in the ongoing reaccreditation and quality assurance processes of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to ensure the quality of our programmes.
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