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A Q-methodology analysis of journalists' reflection on learning at work
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2011)
Journalism education and training has always suffered from doubts about its actual relevance to the preparation of young journalists entering the industry. It is a doubt encouraged by imaginaries such as the theory-practice ...
Transformation of teaching quality in secondary school education: teachers’ conception
(Faculty of Education, University of the Free State, 2017)
Teaching is a versatile and valued exercise that is geared towards bringing about achievement in students’ learning. In view of the importance of teaching, there is need for it to be effective and of good quality. Education ...
Re-imagining democratic citizenship education: towards a culture of compassionate responsibility
(Faculty of Education, University of the Free State, 2012-12)
Benhabib (2002:134) maintains that, in order for individuals to become democratic citizens they need to be exposed to at least three inter-related elements: collective identity, privileges of membership, and social rights ...
Mobiles for sustainable learning environments: mobile phones and Mxit within a South African school context
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2012)
This article reports on a pilot study harnessing mobiles for sustainable learning environments (M4SLEs) in the context of school learning. The notion of M4SLEs in this case has to do with leveraging mobile technologies ...
Strategies for stabilising pictorial meaning in a low-literate target group
(Department of Communication Science, University of Free State, 2010)
The article discusses the process of developing a nutrition education calendar for an elderly, low-literate target group in Sharpeville. This occurred in three phases: (a) an ex-post evaluation of the existing nutrition ...
Using visual data to 'save lives' in the age of AIDS?
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2010)
This article outlines the use of a digital archive, a data set of staged photos around HIV and Aids related stigma, with educators in two rural schools, exploring their views on using it in their teaching to address stigma. ...
Om die toekoms van ons verlede te verseker: fasette betreffende die aard en uitdagings vir die geskiedenis-as-wetenskap vandag in Suid-Afrika
(Faculty of Humanities, University of the Free State, 2009)
At the beginning of the third millennium, history as a subject at school level and as an academic discipline at universities is facing several challenges in South Africa. Are we, as a country, suffering from historical ...
An examination of the potential of cultural-historical activity theory (CHAT) for explaining transitions in national education systems
(University of the Free State, 2018)
The political upheavals in Eastern Europe and in Southern Africa in the period 1985 to 1995 have had serious implications for education and education systems in the countries involved. Education system experts have in the ...
Social welfare in the Greco-Roman world as a background for early Christian practice
(Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2016)
The essay investigates if and how Greco-Roman theorists attempted to motivate altruistic behaviour and devise a social-welfare ethics. In comparison, it studies actual social-welfare practices on both the private and the ...
(Faculty of Education, University of the Free State, 2011)
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