National Review of Teacher Education programmes: Accreditation outcomes of the ACE, B ED, PGCE and M ED programmes reviewed 2006-2007

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January, 2009

Key to accreditation decisions: National review on Teacher Education

Decision Description
Full Accreditation The programme meets the critical minimum standards specified.
Accreditation with Conditions The critical minimum standards that relate to programme design, teaching and learning and assessment (2, 5 and 7) are met. However, the programme has some weaknesses in relation to the remaining criteria which can be addressed within a six month period.
Accreditation with Conditions (Programme on notice) Not all the critical minimum standards that relate to programme design, teaching and learning and assessment (2, 5 and 7) are met. Moreover, the programme has weaknesses in relation to the remaining criteria which have the potential to impact on the overall quality of teaching and learning. Improvement plan to be submitted in 90 days.
No Accreditation The programme has weaknesses in relation to criteria 1, 2, 5, 6 and 7. These weaknesses compromise the conceptualization, design, structure and delivery of the programme as a higher education programme. The weaknesses cannot be remedied within a period of 12 months.

 

Institution ACE B ED PGCE M ED
Cape Peninsula University of Technology ACE (Mathematical Literacy), Mowbray
Decision:Full accreditation
B Ed (Foundation Phase), Wellington Campus
Decision:Full accreditation
PGCE (FET), Mowbray
Decision:Full accreditation
 
Central University of Technology ACE (Sport Development), Bloemfontein
Decision:Full accreditation
  PGCE (FET), Bloemfontein, Welkom
Decision:Full accreditation
MED (Research), Bloemfontein
Decision:Full accreditation
ACE (Management & Administration), Welkom.
Decision:Accreditation with conditions: Programme on notice for withdrawal of accreditation. Programme is being phased out
     
Bloemfontein Centre for Creative Education   B Ed (Foundation/Intermediate)
Decision:Full accreditation
   
Durban University of Technology   B Ed (FET: Economic and Management Sciences),Indumiso Campus, Pietermaritzburg
Decision:Full accreditation
   
Hebron Theological College     PGCE (Intermediate,Senior and FET), Benoni
Decision:No accreditation
 
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University ACE: Mathematics Literacy (FET Phase), Bird Street Campus, Port Elizabeth
Decision:Full accreditation
B Ed (Foundation Phase) South Campus, Port Elizabeth
Decision:Full accreditation
PGCE (FET) South Campus, Port Elizabeth
Decision:Full accreditation
 
North-West University ACE (Education Management), Potchefstroom and Windhoek, Namibia
Decision:No accreditation
  PGCE (Senior and FET), Potchefstroom
Decision:Full accreditation
 
ACE (Science Education, FET), Potchefstroom
Decision:Full accreditation
     
ACE (Mathematics/Science Education), Mafikeng
Decision:Full accreditation
     
Rhodes University ACE (Mathematics Education), Grahamstown
Decision:Full accreditation
  PGCE (Senior/FET), Grahamstown
Decision:Full accreditation
 
Stellenbosch University ACE (Mathematical Literacy), Stellenbosch
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (Foundation), Stellenbosch
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (FET/GET), Stellenbosch
Decision: Full accreditation
 
Tshwane University of Technology ACE (Senior Phase and FET: Mathematical Literacy), Soshanguve
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (FET: Economics and Management Sciences), Pretoria and Soshanguve
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (FET), Pretoria and Soshanguve
Decision: Accreditation with conditions
M Ed (Educational Technology by dissertation) Pretoria
Decision: Provisional accreditation
      M Ed (General) by dissertation, Pretoria
Decision: Full accreditation
University of Cape Town ACE (Mathematics), Cape Town
Decision: Full accreditation
  PGCE (Senior & FET), Cape Town
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of Fort Hare ACE (Mathematics) East London
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (Foundation Phase) East London
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (Senior and FET), Alice
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of Johannesburg ACE (Mathematics Education) Auckland Park, Kingsway Campus
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (Senior Phase) Auckland Park, Kingsway Campus
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (FET), Auckland Park, Kingsway Campus
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of KwaZulu-Natal ACE (Mathematics GET), Edgewood
Decision: Full accreditation
B.Ed (Foundation / Intermediate), Edgewood
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (FET), Edgewood
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of Limpopo ACE (Mathematics), Turfloop
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (Senior Phase and FET), Turfloop
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE, Turfloop
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of Pretoria ACE (Educational Management), Groenkloof
Decision: Full Accreditation
B Ed (ECD/Foundation), Groenkloof
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (FET), Groenkloof
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of South Africa ACE (Mathematics Education) Pretoria
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (ECD: Foundation) Pretoria
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (Senior and FET) Pretoria
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of the Free State ACE (Mathematics Education: FET), Bloemfontein
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (Pre-school and Foundation Phase), Bloemfontein
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (FET), Bloemfontein
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of the Western Cape ACE (Mathematics), Bellville
Decision: Full Accreditation
  PGCE (FET), Bellville
Decision: Full Accreditation
 
University of Venda ACE (Remedial Education), Thohoyandou
Decision: Full accreditation
  PGCE, Thohoyandou
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of Witwatersrand ACE (Learners with Special Educational Needs), Parktown
Decision: Full accreditation
  PGCE (Senior and FET Phase), Parktown
Decision: Full accreditation
 
University of Zululand ACE (Mathematics and Science Education, GET and Senior), KwaDlangezwa
Decision: Full accreditation
B.Ed (Foundation/Intermediate)
Decision: Accreditation with conditions (Programme on notice)
PGCE (FET Full-time/Part-time/Learnership), KwaDlangezwa
Decision: Accreditation with conditions (Programme on notice)
 
Vaal University of Technology     PGCE (Senior and FET), Vanderbijlpark
Decision: No accreditation
 
Walter Sisulu University ACE (Mathematics), Nelson Mandela Drive, Mthatha
Decision: Full accreditation
B Ed (FET: Humanities) Nelson Mandela Drive, Mthatha
Decision: Full accreditation
PGCE (FET) Nelson Mandela Drive, Mthatha
Decision: Full accreditation
 

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