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Meaning in life and life stressors as predictors of first-years students' academic performance
(University of the Free State, 2007-03)
English: South African statistics indicate that students are dropping out of institutions of higher learning at an alarming rate. As a result, it is important that factors that ensure better throughput rates should be ...
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). ...
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)
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Exploring the development and implementation of health and support services in five South African higher education institutions for a key population, men who have sex with men
(University of the Free State, 2017)
English: The need for university support of self-identifying students has received recent attention with the introduction of global funding and directives from the National Department of Health through the National Strategic ...
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 ...
Competence directives for enhancing the employability of hospitality management graduates in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2012-12)
English: Hospitality education institutions are often confronted by claims that they do not meet one of the most significant challenges facing contemporary higher education, namely the challenge to develop employable ...
Service learning as a pedagogical approach for the enhancement of employability skills in BCom students
(University of the Free State, 2016-06)
English: The study has been undertaken against the background of the effect that a service learning module might have on BCom students’ employability skills and the students’ awareness in this regard. In this day and age, ...
Community-based education and service learning: experiences of health sciences students at the University of the Free State
(University of the Free State, 2013-06)
English: In this research project, an in-depth study was done by the researcher in view of providing recommendations, based on the experiences of Health Sciences students in Community-Based Education (CBE) and Service ...
Exploring the lives and educational aspirations of marginalised migrant youth: a case study in Johannesburg, South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2017-03)
English: As the migration phenomenon gains momentum, South Africa processes high volumes of refugee applications, particularly from neighbouring countries. One of the largest groups migrating is that of youths, in search ...
An integrated communication model for marketing the UFS
(University of the Free State, 2008-06)
English: The higher education environment in South Africa has changed much in the past decade. In transforming the higher education sector, markets were created that lead to the corporatisation of universities. Corporate ...