About the Faculty

Acting Dean of Arts and Education

Acting Dean of Arts and Education

Professor. A. Chitando

PhD. (UNISA), MA (UZ),BA (UZ)
Grad CE (UZ)

Faculty Vision

To prepare leaders and practitioners of integrity who are able to spearhead spiritual, social and economic transformation locally and in the virtual region.

Faculty Mission

To become the best provider of leadership in arts, religious, technical education and youth studies.

Faculty Core Values

The Faculty embraces the ZOU core values. As a unit, its values are:
Teamwork
Quality 
Professionalism 
Innovation
Research and development
Creativity

Studying with the Faculty

For all undergraduate programmes offered in the Faculty, the general entry requirement is that an applicant must have a minimum of five (5) Ordinary Level passes, including English.

Programme Delivery Strategies

Since our programmes are through the ODL route, the delivery is through modules, vacation school, weekend tutorials, DVDs and other strategies.

The Frontiers

We all go out to review our ongoing programmes and to generate new user-driven programmes in a bid to satisfy our valued clientele.

The Harare Regional Campus will hold a teaching practice workshop for PGDE Intake 18, DipEd Intake 13, BECD Intake 6…

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Bulawayo Regional Campus has moved their Student Representative Council (SRC)…

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:56

The Zimbabwe Open University is pleased to announce that His Excellency, Cde. R. G. Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Chancellor of the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) has appointed Professor Alfred Champion Ncube, as the Acting Vice Chancellor of

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Latest News & Announcements

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 12:01

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) in collaboration with the Association of African Universities (AAU) and the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE), will host a four day Research Method

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:34

THE Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) National Student Representative Council (SRC), through Centre for Student Management (CSM), has set aside $10 000 towards the Students Bereavement Fund.

The move which has been described as a

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:30

The Zimbabwe Open University entered into yet another lucrative partnership with Beitbridge Juicing Private Limited, a subsidiary of Schweppes Holdings.

The signing ceremony was done at ZOU National Centre in Harare on Tuesday,  24 April 2018. The ZOU Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 12:17

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Alumni Association met at Jameson Hotel in the capital recently to elect a substantive executive committee that will steer the ship for the next two years.