• Henry Giroux on critical pedagogy and engaged curricula 

      Costandius, Elmarie; Bitzer, Eli (AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2015)
      INTRODUCTION: In Neoliberalism’s war on higher education (2014), Henry Giroux refers to neoliberalism as a central organising idea in shaping his critical view of higher education. At the time of its writing, Giroux was ...
    • Reflecting on critical citizenship in critical times 

      Costandius, Elmarie (AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2016)
      After the first democratic elections in South Africa 22 years ago, people were in general optimistic and could imagine a better future for all. This hope slowly faded over time for many young people. Only 15% of undergraduate ...
    • Teaching citizenship in visual communication design : reflections of an Afrikaner 

      Costandius, Elmarie (SUN MeDIA, 2012)
      Introduction: An academic institution’s focus of learning is usually on students, while the learning of lecturers is often regarded as being of secondary importance. Is it true, as the old adage has it, that the best ...