Education 212

Module code OPV 212
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Education
Module content

Curriculum in the classroom:
This module addresses four components that are directly related to classroom teaching and learning. The first unit deals with the foundations of the curriculum covering the work done by Rousseau, Pestalozzi, Montessori, Gandhi, Steiner, Dewey, Piaget, Vygotsky, Illich, Freire and Lakoff. Unit two discusses curriculum design and development and also focuses on the organisation of knowledge through educational taxonomies. The last two units cover teaching strategies as well as issues related to classroom testing and classroom assessment practices.

Module credits 20.00
Service modules Faculty of Humanities
Prerequisites OPV 112 or OPV 122 passed with 40% (GS) in the other module
Contact time 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Department Science Mathematics and Technology Education
Period of presentation Semester 1

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