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Patroonmaakprosesse en die resente skilderkuns
(University of the Free State, 2009-12)
English: This dissertation is an extension of my studio research. In my studio research I use the processes usually associated with the making of decorative patterns as an integral part of my work as a painter. In ...
Mother tongue education in official minority languages of Zimbabwe: a language management critique
(University of the Free State, 2013-02)
English: In January 2002, the government of Zimbabwe officially declared six official minority languages, namely, Kalanga, Nambya, Shangani, Sotho, Tonga and Venda as languages of instruction and subjects in primary schools ...
The transformation of Black school education in South Africa, 1950-1994: a historical perspective
(University of the Free State, 2008-11)
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The experiences of postgraduate psychology students regarding the development of multicultural competence
(University of the Free State, 2014-11)
English: In this study the experiences of postgraduate psychology students were investigated. The investigation focused on a) their development of multicultural competence (MCC) and b) educational practices that enhance, ...
Lived experiences related to the identity of black African adolescents
(University of the Free State, 2014-01)
English: In this study the lived experiences related to the identity of black African adolescents in the Motheo district of central South Africa were explored. South Africa continues to experience political, economic and ...
An exposition of musical arts education in Malawi
(University of the Free State, 2013-01)
English: Musical Arts are a vibrant and integral part of life and culture in the Jali area, Zomba district, Southern Malawi. The musical arts types (magule ) are a means by which culturally significant knowledge, attitudes ...
The discourse manifestations of analytic, functional-analytic, and experiential language activities for intermediate to advanced learners of English
(University of the Free State, 2016-03-02)
This study has two principal aims. First, the descriptive aim is to describe the patterns of discourse that characterize three language teaching styles referred to by Allen (1987) in his variable focus curriculum scheme ...
Exploring collective narratives of violence: intersections of gendered “selves” of place and time among members of an African women’s support network
(University of the Free State, 2014-07)
Research in the field of gender-based violence and agency is often very individualistically orientated, drawing on Western theories that may not be well suited to understanding the experiences of women living in the African ...
Die vormlike vergestalting van konsepte binne advertensiekommunikasie
(University of the Free State, 2013-06)
English: Advertising communication has a unique character and different techniques are used to draw the consumer's attention. The way in which the message is communicated in the advertisement often contributes to the ...
The importance of reading in nurturing emergent literacy skills in pre-school learners, with special emphasis on children from disadvantaged backgrounds
(University of the Free State, 2011-01)
This dissertation explores the benefits of nurturing early literacy which are increasingly being recognized. Many language practitioners (Snow, Barnes, Chandler, Goodman and Hemphill, 1991; Gestwicki, 1997; Krashen, 2004; ...