The Teaching and Learning Development Centre (TLDC)

is an academic support department whose mandate is to provide academic development services to staff and students at Mangosuthu University of Technology. The terms of reference shown below are an illustration of the academic development services that the TLDC is expected to render.

Technology use in teaching and learning

In order to keep abreast of competitive global higher education environment and remain at the cutting edge of knowledge and skills requirements at a global level, there needs to be an increased use of ICTs at MUT.

First Year Experience

The TLDC has dedicated itself to improving the First Year Experience of all students who enroll at MUT, through guidance, monitoring and programmes implemented to facilitate senior peer leadership i.e. Student Success Mentorship Programme.


TLDC rebrands its colloquium into a ‘conference’

Amid the joy and fanfare in a Durban hotel, the Senior Director of the Teaching and Learning Development Centre (TLDC), Dr Manyane Makua announced that his directorate was rebranding its colloquium, which has been running for seven years.


MUT leadership workshop to cultivate ethical leadership

To cultivate a culture of ethical leadership, Mangosuthu University of Technology took its management staff through on a two-day leadership workshop at Zimbali, north of Durban on 28 and 29 October 2019.

Teaching & Learning Development Centre


An academic support department that promotes and enhances teaching and learning 

TLDC keeps the campus abreast of pedagogical developments