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Exploring higher education capabilities of black women graduates towards personal and professional development
(University of the Free State, 2014-10)
English: Student success does not cease to be important after students have graduated, but extends to how employable graduates are and what they can do with their lives. Even though more than half of students enrolled in ...
An evaluation of the engineering studies curriculum at Ikhala Public Further Education and Training College
(University of the Free State, 2009-12)
English: Further Education and Training (FET) colleges have the task of educating and training young people for entry into the workplace, for self-employment, for higher education studies and for up skilling and re-skilling ...
An innovative approach to the teaching and learning of Hellenistic Greek as a classical language: planning and validation
(University of the Free State, 2011-05)
“Teaching is the purposeful creation of situations from which motivated learners should not be able to escape without learning or developing.” (Cowan 2006:100) Four educational action research questions directed the study. ...
Profiles of successful B.Com. (Finance) students entering a South African university before and after the introduction of the National Senior Certificate
(University of the Free State, 2014-07)
English: Since 1994, the South African national school curriculum, from the foundation phase through to the further education and training phase, has been and still is in the process of being redesigned for the post-apartheid ...
A framework for learning design in different modes of delivery in an adult learning programme
(University of the Free State, 2009-05)
English: This study has been undertaken against the background of a higher education environment that is changing, especially under the influence of the knowledge economy, the influx of adult learners and the impact of ...
The development of a post-graduate education and training programme for heatlh care workers for the prevention and management of ocular complications in diabetic patients
(University of the Free State, 2005-12)
Abstract not available
An online multiple-choice microbiology game for undergraduate medical students: a case study
(University of the Free State, 2012)
English: Educational games are increasingly used in medical curricula to enhance the process of mastering subject content. Students experience medical microbiology as an exceptional challenge because of unfamiliar terminology ...
Psychological resources as predictors of academic performance of first-year students in higher education
(University of the Free State, 2013)
English: This article aims to determine whether psychological resources (hope, optimism and resilience) can be potential predictors of academic performance. A cross-sectional survey design was used and the sample consisted ...
A framework for facilitating the transition from school to university in South Africa: a capabilities approach
(University of the Free State, 2012-11)
English: Access to university in South Africa has been, and continues to be, a highly contested area that is plagued with many layers of complexity rooted in the social, political and educational past and present. Situated ...
An appreciative inquiry of selected elements of staff well-being at a higher education institution
(University of the Free State, 2014-06)
English: This study explored identified elements of well-being of support services staff of a South African higher education institution (HEI), and ways of optimising their well-being by means of Appreciative Inquiry (AI). ...