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  1. Investigating the practices in the management of anxiety disorders by Zulu traditional healers
    Linda, Nondumiso Innocentia, 2017-07-07T09:21:40Z, University of Zululand
    The aim and objectives of the study were to investigate the management of anxiety disorders by Zulu traditional healers. Here the term management refers not exclusively to treatment but rather encompasses conceptualisation and causes of anxiety, symptom presentation and diagnostic procedures, treatm ...
  2. Investigating factors protecting male adolescents from partaking in violence
    Khanyile, Musawenkosi Christopher, 2017-07-07T09:29:45Z, University of Zululand
    This study aimed to investigate factors that protect violence-exposed male adolescents from partaking in violence. A total of 110 male adolescents (n=110) from Grades 11 and 12, were recruited by means of a self-selection sampling method, from two secondary schools located in a small township called ...
  3. Real exchange rate misalignment and growth of tradable sectors in South Africa: a sectoral dynamic panel data approach
    Mazorodze, Brian Tavonga, 2017-07-07T09:46:55Z, University of Zululand
    Disappointing growth outcomes in South Africa on the back of a weakening currency have once again underscored the need for examining carefully how undervaluation relates to economic growth. Evidence on this subject has been accumulated from aggregate studies which do not take us far in understanding ...
  4. The role of small-scale agriculture in poverty reduction in Cezwana area Jozini Local Municipality (KZ 272), South Africa
    Simelane, Nhlanhla Douglas, 2017-07-07T10:02:46Z, University of Zululand
    Primary agriculture is an essential activity that ensures a supply of raw food material. This research study examined small-scale agricultural projects and their role in poverty reduction with particular reference to Cezwana area in Jozini, South Africa. Small-scale agriculture plays an important ro ...
  5. Framework for provision of essential medicines for the district health services
    Zuma, Sibusiso Memory, 2017-07-07T11:04:20Z
    The purpose of this study was to develop a framework for provision of essential medicines for the district health services. A qualitative descriptive, exploratory and contextual action research design was followed. The data collection was conducted through site visits and semi structured interviews ...
  6. Local economic development strategy implementation within Bushbuckridge Local Municipality
    Nkuna, Lazarus Lucky, 2017-07-07T10:17:54Z, University of Zululand
    Local government structures have a particularly important role to play in harnessing national and regional resources to promote their areas and in facilitating strategic local partnerships to enhance and sustain economic growth. The study sought to examine the implementation of Local Economic Develo ...
  7. Structural Characterization of the interaction between divalent cations and the novel Schistosoma mansoni Universal Stress Protein G4LZI3
    Masamba, Priscilla, 2017-07-07T10:33:06Z, University of Zululand
    Approximately 200 000 people in sub-Saharan Africa lose their lives to schistosomiasis every year. This coupled with other severe Neglected Tropical Diseases, HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis and poverty, does not make the situation any better. Vaccines targeting this disease are still yet to be disc ...
  8. Compliance of technical and vocational education and training colleges’ curriculum implementation with the national strategy and policy
    Ngubane, Phiwokuhle Bongiwe, 2017-07-07T10:48:17Z, University of Zululand
    The purpose of this study was to determine whether the Technical and Vocational Education and Training colleges’ NCV curriculum structure complies with the national strategy and policy stipulations in offering WBE for students. The CASE study was conducted at the Umfolozi TVET College, specifically ...
  9. Factors influencing learners’ performance in Geography in the National Senior Certificate Examination in selected public high schools within uThungulu District
    Ahiaku, Philip Kwashi Atiso, 2017-07-07T11:01:28Z, University of Zululand
    The purpose of this study was to identify factors that influence the low academic performance of learners in geography during the National Senior Certificate examination within the uThungulu District. The study made use of the national and district matriculation results from the examination director ...
  10. Toxicology and herb-drug interaction of selected anti-hypertension plants used by lay persons in Northern KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)
    Ramulondi, Mmbulaheni, 2017-07-07T11:17:18Z, University of Zululand
    A recent (2015) ethnobotanical study which was conducted in northern Maputaland showed that the lay people use medicinal plants singularly, in plant combinations, as well as concurrently with conventional drugs to treat hypertension. Because of the lack of studies validating the safety of South Afri ...