30 Sep2015September 30, 2015
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Let the coding begin…

Are you ready for some coding fun? Learn how to create animations like dancing animals or how some of your favourite computer games are made with The KZN Science Centre and SAP during Africa Code Week 2015. Why is coding important ? We live in the information technology age where people of all ages interact...

17 Mar2015March 17, 2015
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Shining A Light on Depression & Anxiety in Schools

The KZN Science Centre has once again partnered with the provincial education department in an effort to address the issues of depression and anxiety in our schools. By working with fellow non-profit, the South African Depression and Anxiety Group, the KZNSC has managed the implementation of specialised training for 60 department officials in the coping...

17 Mar2015March 17, 2015
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Reaching Out to the Inanda Township

In this year’s effort to make science more accessible to our under resourced schools, the KZN Science Centre’s outreach team targeted one of the larger no-fee-paying high schools Inanda Comprehensive in the Inanda township. A week was spent conducting all of the recommended CAPS practical experiments with the Grade 10; 11 and 12 learners. Each...

17 Mar2015March 17, 2015
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Supporting Maritime Studies through Mathematics

The KZN Science Centre, through our partnership with parastatal giant Transnet (Pty)Ltd, has joined forces with their Maritime School of Excellence (MSoE) in the conceptualisation and development of a Mathematics bridging course for their young cadets to undertake as part of their preparation for their maritime training. To date the course has seen the first...

26 Jan2015January 26, 2015
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#Gelezanegagasi: Encouraging Learning. Rewarding Excellence

Local radio station Gagasi FM hosted their annual Back to School event together with The KZN Science on Tuesday 20 Jan 2015. The day was dedicated to awarding several excelling primary, secondary and tertiary learners with useful sponsorships ranging from school uniforms, to stationery and bursaries. Gagasi FM invests each year in assisting learners with...

26 Jan2015January 26, 2015
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Transnet (MSoE) Bridges In the Gap

This month marks the commencement of the Mathematics Bridge-In programme that The KZN Science Centre is implementing with SA’s largest rail port and pipeline company Transnet (Pty) Ltd through their Maritime School of Excellence. The programme will see 100 participants undergoing supplementary maths education in an effort to prepare them for their Maritime training thereafter....

26 Jan2015January 26, 2015
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The KZN Science Centre assists in creating a brighter future – Matric 2014

The 6th of January marked a momentous achievement in many of our learners’ lives as Matric 2014 results were officially released at schools across Kwa-Zulu Natal. Over 500 000 learners sat to write the national examination which for many is the key that will unlock a vast array of opportunities for a successful future. Throughout the year...

26 Nov2014November 26, 2014
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The KZN Science Centre taking Science to new heights!

The KZN Science Centre will be participating in the upcoming World Space Week which is due to take place from Thursday, December 4th until Sunday, December 7th. It’s an international celebration of Space Science. Both adults and children can catch the KZN Science team members conducting exciting science shows as well as view interactive activities....

03 Nov2014November 3, 2014
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Tyburn Primary emerges as winners of the SAP First Lego League 2014 competition

The First Lego League competition, sponsored by global software giant SAP, took place at the KZN Department of Education Training Institute in Durban on Saturday, November 1st. The competition was organised by The KZN Science Centre who supported, trained and prepared the learners throughout the year. After an exciting day’s competition, it all came down...

28 Oct2014October 28, 2014
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Mr. Mandla Mkhwanazi appointed Deputy Chairman of The KZN Science Centre

In the interests of furthering its ambitions to become one of the provinces and country’s leading Non-Profit Organizations (NPO), The KZN Science Centre has appointed Mr. Mandla Mkhwanazi as Deputy Chairman of The KZN Science Centre. Mr. Mkhwanazi, in an advisory role to The KZN Science Centre, will be looking to maximize and maintain the...