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The Faculty of Humanities consists of six departments, namely the Department of Communication Sciences; Department of Design and Studio Art; Department of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education; Department of Language and Social Sciences Education; Department of Educational and Professional Studies, Department of Post Graduate Studies: Education. The Faculty of Humanities offers a variety of qualifications, ranging from Diplomas to Doctoral degrees.
The Diploma is a three-year, full-time, career-oriented qualification. After obtaining the Diploma qualification, a student may continue with a fourth year of study to obtain the Advanced Diploma and Post Graduate Diploma before proceeding with Masters and Doctorate studies.
For Teacher Education, the initial qualification is the four-year Bachelor of Education in Senior Phase and FET Teaching Degree, i.e. B Ed (SP & FET Teaching) as well as the newly introduced Bachelor of Education in Foundation Phase, followed by the B Ed (Honours) Degree programme, which can be completed within one year on a full-time basis or within two years on a part-time basis. Students also have the opportunity of enrolling for the Master of Education (M Ed) and Doctor of Education (D Ed) programmes. The one-year full-time or two-years part-time Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) programme is also offered by the Department of Postgraduate Studies: Education.
*The admission requirements for the B Ed degree qualifications are as follows: Admission to a Bachelor’s degree for candidates who completed Grade 12 after 2007, and matriculation with exemption for candidates who completed Grade 12 before 2007.
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Programme Brochures 2022
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- Communication Sciences (PDF)
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- Teacher Education - Undergraduate(PDF) | Postgraduate (PDF)