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Welcome to Blended Learning Resources
for the South African Higher Education context

The Universities of Cape Town, Free State, Johannesburg, and Pretoria have developed these resources through a collaborative research project. These resources are shared as open educational resources under a Creative Commons license. On this website, you will find resources about the following:

  • How to get started with blended learning
  • Which types of interventions work well in an undergraduate blended learning environment
  • How to get started and what to consider when making use of online assessment
  • Simple actionable answers to questions relating to teaching online
  • An online practices portfolio about general online teaching and learning
  • A blended learning self-evaluation app that can be used by academics to reflect on their existing practices

Compiled in collaboration with:


Support for the development of the resources on the Blended Learning Resources website was provided in part by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.

For the South African Higher Education context