BEd (FOUNDATION PHASE TEACHING)
If you have both a love of learning and of children, this degree was created just for you. Welcome to teaching – one of the most satisfying careers available.
4 YEARS NQF Level 7
The purpose of this programme is:
- To equip students with specialized knowledge, practical skills and competencies related to teaching Grade R to Grade three within the South African context.
- To enhance the development of research skills, enable graduates to pursue postgraduate studies, and encourage lifelong learning.
- To provide students with both theoretical knowledge and actual classroom experience in order for them to integrate their practice.
Demonstrate the ability to apply appropriate teaching methods for specialized subjects in the Foundation Phase, including specific learning in Grade R through language, mathematics and life skills.
Understand the concept of curriculum design.
Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the role and purpose of assessment in the teaching and learning process, and be able to design and implement the assessment process.
Manage the classroom effectively and create an environment conducive to learning.
Bachelor of Education (Honours): NQF Level: 8
Post-Graduate Diploma in Education: NQF Level 8
Advanced Diploma in Education: NQF Level 7
Graduates of our Bachelor of Education in Foundation Phase Teaching degree will be able to work in the following environments:
Government Schools (national, provincial, local councils and government-related organisations such as universities, semi-government, etc.).
Home schooling positions.
And in self-employment, e.g. contractor, consultant, freelancer.