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Physial space and transformation in higher education: the case of the University of the Free State
(University of the Free State, 2018-09)
The significance of space and objects in space on South African higher education campuses was brought to the fore during the 2015/16 student movements. The movements highlighted that official higher education policy and ...
Time perspective as a predictor of academic competence among black first-year students in the Humanities
(University of the Free State, 2012-11)
English: The aim of the study was to explore the constructs of academic competence and time perspective amongst a population of Black African first-year students from the Faculty of the Humanities at the University of the ...
Transforming higher education in South Africa through the creation of a music industry related Baccalaureate
(University of the Free State, 2018-06)
This study has endeavoured to establish how the creation of a music industry (MI) related baccalaureate could transform higher music education (HME) in South Africa (SA) to better prepare graduates for jobs in the MI. ...
Investigation into the declining numbers of international students at the Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT)
(University of the Free State, 2017-06)
Abstract not available
Early career women academics: a case study of working lives in a gendered institution
(University of the Free State, 2019-09)
This study was informed by my interest in a set of inter-related policy concerns about the academic profession in South Africa. Academic staff in South African universities remain predominantly white and male at senior ...
Democratic capabilities research: an undergraduate experience to advance socially just higher education in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2018-08)
Universities are complex institutions that need to be in constant questioning and iteration to improve and serve the larger society. Nevertheless, the latest protests in the South African higher education institutions are ...
Multi-dimensional student poverty at a South African university: a capabilities approach
(University of the Free State, 2018-11)
The thesis contributes to work in the conceptualisation and measurement of multidimensional student poverty in South Africa through exploring and measuring multidimensional student poverty at one South African university. ...
Counselling help-seeking behaviour among male students in a higher learning ecology
(University of the Free State, 2020-01)
In recent times, depression, suicidal incidents, substance use and academic underachievement among young males in Nigerian tertiary institutions have increased. These stem from both an inability to cope with the daily ...
A framework for the development of a post-graduate diploma programme in mental health
(University of the Free State, 2007-11)
Abstract not available
Improving my professional practice by infusing values of social justice as a teacher educator
(University of the Free State, 2014-01)
English: My dissertation is a reflection on the first cycle of a journey in which I seek to make my practice a living theory by answering the question: How do I improve my professional practice as a teacher educator by ...