Lectures were disrupted at the University of Pretoria on Monday after violent clashes among students on campus.
Xolani Gwala spoke to the university's vice chancellor, Cheryl de la Rey, about what's at the root of the conflict.
Listen to the conversation below:
...The issue that sparked all of this is the proposed changes to the language policy at the university... The current language policy is that all classes are taught in English with some being taught in Afrikaans— Cheryl de la Rey, UP vice-chancellor