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  1. Praxis-based assignments for professional development in the Rhodes University/Swaziland Participatory Course in Environmental Education : the case of assignment four
    Motsa, Elizabeth Matfobhi, 2004, Rhodes University
    The aim of this study was to find out how praxis is fostered in professional development processes, through the assignment four of the Rhodes University / Swaziland Participatory course in Environmental Education (referred to as the Swaziland course), in the Swaziland context. The research aimed at ...
  2. Promoting learners" conceptual understanding of electrostatics through use of practical activities in conjunction with prior knowledge of lightning : a case study
    Maselwa, Matole Reuben, 2004, Rhodes University
    The research presented in this thesis is situated within an interpretivist paradigm. Within this paradigm, a qualitative case-study research approach was adopted. This seemed most appropriate in my research project since the main focus is on elicitation of prior knowledge and incorporation of such k ...
  3. The reading preferences of grade 11 ESL learners in Grahamstown
    Rasana, Nomakhosazana Hazel, 2003, Rhodes University
    This survey investigates learners’ reading preferences in selected Eastern Cape secondary schools where English is taught as a second language. It seeks to understand the reading patterns and interests of Grade 11s, and the role played by parents, teachers, school and public libraries in promoting a ...
  4. Research portfolio
    Amweenye, Fares Frans, 2004, Rhodes University
    What is the portfolio and what are its purposes? I must define the portfolio as a summative document bearing the valuable experiences learned in a particular course of study. In this context, portfolio can be viewed as a selective entity that represents the level of learning, in terms of academic/pr ...
  5. Research portfolio
    Gontes, Karolina, 2004, Rhodes University
    The purpose of the study is to investigate how mother tongue instruction influences the learner performance in the acquisition of reading and comprehension skills of Khoekhoegowab speaking learners in Grade 2 in comparison with foreign medium of instruction. (p. 1) ...
  6. Research portfolio
    Haingura, Paulinus, 2004, Rhodes University
    The purpose of this research is to evaluate the implementation of the Namibian education policy with particular reference to Senior Secondary education (Grades 11-12) in order to develop analysing skills that will facilitate better understanding of my professional context and enhance my ability to o ...
  7. Research portfolio
    Hoveka, E P, 2004, Rhodes University
    The purpose of this study is to look at English Second Language IGCSE Core Curriculum for Grades 11 and 12. The criteria that has been identified and selected for analysis as stipulated by the Ministry of Basic Education and Culture Language policy Document of 1996 reads as follows: The aim of teach ...
  8. Research portfolio
    Katewa, E N M, 2004, Rhodes University
    The purpose of this study is to investigate the contradiction between the teaching of integration in ETP and the actual practice of compartmentalisation within ETP at the Rundu College of Education. The second part of this study is to explore and examine the way teacher educators could integrate sub ...
  9. Research portfolio
    Muituti, J M, 2004, Rhodes University
    In Namibia, as in many other countries, curriculum changes have resulted from a “highly complex mix of ideological, political, social, philosophical, economic and other influences” (McGee, 1995, cited by Swarts). Over time some influences become stronger while others lose ground. Different conceptio ...
  10. [Research projects]
    Muluse, Lungile J, 2001, Rhodes University
    This study is a situational analysis of a school located at Nonkcampa village, just ten kilometres from King William’s Town, west of the national road between Peddie and King William’s Town. Toise Senior Secondary School is in the former Ciskei region. The Bulembu / Bisho airport is just next to our ...