News at the Center Of Science and Technology

Vodacom launches educational portal at COSAT

African cellular giant Vodacom has launched an e-school portal which will enable any learners who are Vodacom subscribers to access curriculum content through their mobile devices.

The portal, which is called Vodacom e-school, was launched at the COSAT Centre of Science and Technology inILitha Park, Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

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Khayelitsha school’s success shines like a ‘beacon of possibility’

Education update [Edition 15]- March 2013

No excuses, just success. These words, written in big bold letters on a wall in the foyer of the Centre of Science and Technology (COSAT) in Khayelitsha, captures the ethos of the school and provides some insight into their academic achievements...

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Thembisa Qwabe – I want to use my hands to heal

"Moving to COSAT was a huge change. Most of my teachers were white; there were computer and science labs; there was no bullying and everyone was committed to their work. I loved going to school. The staff supported us in every way."

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Science Expo 2011

In 2011 COSAT entered 4 teams in the Science Expo and on the 25th of August 3 of them were awarded medals! The two teams who won gold are both going to Johannesburg next month to represent the Western Cape in the National Science Expo and one of those teams won the prize for best project in the whole of the Western Cape...

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Robotics (FIRST Lego League)

Six members of the Robotics Club swept the board at the provincial tournament of the First Lego League Robotics tournament, held at UWC on 5 November. The amazing Majestix team were the Western Province champions and competed at the national level early in December 2011.

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