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Jeanne du Toit

Senior lecturer, Deputy Head of School, Chair of Curriculum Forum
046 603 7118

BA (Hons) (UCT), Higher Diploma in Education (UCT), MA (UCT), PhD (Stellenbosch)


Room 204 Africa Media Matrix

Upper Prince Alfred Street


Postal address

School of Journalism and Media Studies

Rhodes University

PO Box 94

Makhanda 6140

Industry experience

Bush radio, early 1990s


JMS2: Podcasting for Journalism co-ordinator

JMS3: Participatory Communication Service Learning module

JMS4: Media Fundamentals co-ordinator

JMS4: Multimedia Storytelling co-ordinator

JMS4: Internship intensive

Supervise MA and PhD students

Community engagement

Chair of the JMS Community Engagement forum, Board member of the Upstart Youth Development project

Professional involvement

Active in supporting the local community radio sector.

Facilitation of curriculum development exchange programmes between the School of JMS and other tertiary institutions in Africa.

Research areas

Journalism education

Multilingualism in learning


Service learning