Teaching and Learning Office

Ms Sethu Nguna

Ms Sethu Nguna

Instructional Designer

Contact Info

Staff Bio

Ms Nguna is a Instructional Designer within the UTLO. She has 10 years’ experience within the higher education and skills development sector.

She has worked as a facilitator, curriculum developer (face to face and online) and a programme coordinator. Her current role within UKZN is primarily focused on the coordination of instructional design strategy.


  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Fort Hare

  • Bachelor of Economics Hons, University of Zululand

  • Master of Arts Education, Liverpool John Moores University (current)

Research Interest

Humanising Pedagogy, Digital Transformation in Higher Education, Universal Learning Design, Adaptive Learning Systems

Conferences and Presentations

  1. The Role of Institutional Research on integrating Students Voice in Reimagining Teaching and Learning at UKZN
  2. SAAIR Annual Conference , 2021
  3. Humanising online experiences: Enhancing collective meaning-making through Instructional Design
  4. SAERA Conference, 2021