The University of Pretoria will be launching its new BEdHons in Teacher Education and Professional Development (TEPD) in October 2016. The BEDHons degree in TEPD is a postgraduate qualification. The new programme is guided by the new policy for teacher qualifications published in Government Gazette No. 348487, dated 19 February 2015. In line with the hybrid model which the University has adopted for all its programmes, the new programme will be offered online with strong web support.