ELECTIONS 2019: A CRITICAL REFLECTION
Dr Zwelethu Jolobe, senior lecturer, Department of Political Studies, University of Cape Town
This course will provide a critical reflection of South Africa’s 2019 general election. It will examine the significance of the overall result and voter turnout, and the broader implications for the evolution of South Africa’s party and electoral system twenty-six years after the formal end of apartheid.
1. Understanding electoral and party systems
2. The 2019 general election and aftermath