Curriculum Studies and Education Management

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This department was established last year in 2015. It is a young department with a potential of growing. Currently, Curriculum Studies department has two staff members and is in the process of employing two more staff members: a lecturer and a senior lecturer.


The mission of the Department of Curriculum Studies is to prepare both student teachers and qualified ones to become leading professional and practicing educators, through quality teaching and learning, educational research and disseminating knowledge that is relevant to the educational needs of the local, national, regional and also the international or global community.


To be a leading university department in the field of Curriculum Studies that produces dynamic, innovative and professional and practicing educators and researchers who are responsive to the local, national, regional and global educational needs.

Community Engagement

Members of this department have been working closely with other departments and institutes like the Institute of Rural Development (IRD) on their School Food Garden (SFG). This project assists schools around Sibasa circuit to develop gardens to provide their own vegetables and the sell any surplus to their communities.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Programmes” tab_id=”1487146049487-96d7956f-9532″][vc_column_text]PROGRAMMES OFFERED IN THE DEPARTMENT

Honours Degree

Bachelor of Education: Curriculum Studies

Masters Degree

Masters of Education: Curriculum Studies

Doctoral Degree

Doctor of Education: Curriculum Studies[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Publications” tab_id=”1487146082173-77e26138-6e63″][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Staff” tab_id=”1487146104074-7f7cce79-bc2f”][persons name=”Dr SK MUTHAMBI” job=”HOD”]Qualifications: (Coordinator), BA (Unin), BA (Hons) (Univen), BEd (Hons) (ABET)  (Unisa), MEd (Univen), UED (Unin) Cert Tesc (Pittsburgh.USA)

Tel: +27 27 15 962 9089

Email:[/persons][persons name=”LR Manwadu” job=”Lecturer”] Qualifications: BA (Unin), BEd (Hons) MEd, PhD (Univen), UED

Tel: +27 27 15 962 9078

Email:[/persons][persons photo=”3308″ name=”Mrs NO Mulaudzi” job=”Lecturer”]Qualifications: JPTC (Tshisimani), HED (UJ), BEd (Hons) (ECD), MEd (ECD) (UNISA), M.Ed-ECD, B.Ed-HONS ECD (UNISA); HED-Remedial Education (UJ). JPTC (Tshisimani)

Research Interests: Mathematics Education, Art and Music Education for young children.

Tel: +27 27 15 962 9084


Office: GF21 Education Building[/persons][persons photo=”3309″ name=”Ms HB Cassim” job=”Lecturer”]Qualifications: Cert (ABET), Cert (Mat) (UNISA), Med (Northern Illinois Univ, USA), M.Ed.-Educational Psychology (Northern Illinois University-USA).Cert. in Mathematics (UNISA), Cert. in ABET (UNISA).

Research Interests: Inclusive education. Learning Disabilities.

Tel: +27 27 15 962 9097


Office: GF22 Education Building[/persons][persons photo=”3310″ name=”Mrs SA Mulovhedzi” job=”Lecturer”]Qualifications: M.Ed in Curriculum Studies, Diploma-ECE (Univen), BA, B.Ed-Hons,ECE &HED-ECE (UNISA); Diploma-Public Management (Techniven); Cert. Archival Studies.

Dip-Pub Man (Techniven), Dip-ECE, MEd-Curr (Univen), HED-ECE, BA, BEd (Hons) (UNISA)

Research Interests: Life Skills, Second Language as a Medium of Instruction in Teaching Preschool Children and mother tongue teaching

Tel: +27 27 15 962 9087


Office: GF23 Education Building[/persons][persons photo=”3311″ name=”Mrs RM Makhwathana” job=”Lecturer”]Qualifications: MA (UNIVEN); BA, UED, ACE-SML, (UNIVEN). M.TECH (TUT), ACE-SML, UED, BA, MA (UNIVEN), MTech (TUT)

Research Interests: Linguistic Education-FAL

Tel: +27 27 15 962 9086


Office: GF19 Education Building[/persons][persons photo=”3312″ name=”Dr. MG Sikhwari” job=”Lecturer”]Qualifications: JPTD (Tshisimani), FDE-Educational Management (UJ) , ACE-Technology, BA, B.Ed-HONS (UNISA), BA-HONS (University of Limpopo), MA, ME.D, PhD (Stellenbosch)

PhD, MA, ME.D (Stellenbosch), BA, B.Ed-HONS (UNISA); BA-HONS (University of Limpopo); FDE-Educational Management (UJ); Certs. Moderator & Assessor (Competitive Edge); ACE-Technology (UNISA), JPTD (Tshisimani)

Research Interests: Linguistic Education-Home Language

Tel: +27 27 15 962 9082


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