Third years are back!

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COVID-19 has put us off for quite some time, but it’s about time we start returning to our normal lives. On the 15th of October, half of the third year class returned to the University of the Western Cape – Bellville Medical Campus for Personal protective equipment (PPE) training. It has been seven months since […]

A musician physiotherapy student

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Luke Peters started playing the trombone in 2009 whilst in Germany when he was in Grade 5. He subsequently joined the school band and excelled in trombone, recorder, and piano as well. During his free time, Luke practices a variety of different instruments but still manages to ensure that this does not negatively affect his […]

SASP at the Blue Route Mall

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When UWC sends physiotherapy students to volunteer, we don’t just send one or two students, we send the entire fourth-year class. It was a great response from the fourth year of 2020 to all participate in assisting the South Africa Society of Physiotherapy (SASP) with their high school career day at the Blue Route Mall […]

Message from the SRC

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To the students of the UWC Physiotherapy Department South Africa is going to be under lockdown for the next 21 days. We’d like to encourage you all to stay safe and trust the process as we battle this coronavirus pandemic. During this crisis we hope that you’re all still taking the necessary precautions to prevent […]

First semester student assembly

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Last month we had our first department assembly for 2020. As you can see below, after the business was over the students let loose and had some fun. Thanks to Belle, Brandon, Kelsey and Tshifhiwa for sharing their experiences from the visit to Oslo last year, which went a long way towards building interest in […]