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The School of Education currently consist of three departments:

The Department of Professional Studies offers initial professional education of teachers through the Bachelor of Education: Further Education and Training B Ed FET) and the Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)

The Department of Early Childhood Education offers initial professional education of teachers through the Bachelor of Education: Foundation Phase (B Ed TEF) and Advanced Certificate in Special Needs Education.

The Department of Curriculum Studies and Educational Management offers a range of postgraduate degrees from bachelors to doctoral degrees and training of teachers in Advanced Certificate in School Management and leadership.

The School of Education continues to produce highly qualified and skilful teachers who are employable both at public and independent schools. All the qualifications on offer are registered with the South African Qualifications Authority. Their relative curricula are compiled in accordance with the directives of the Department of Higher Education and Training and are internationally recognised.

As Dean of the School, I am privileged to lead this exciting school during the time that the University of Venda is charting a new direction in becoming a comprehensive university. I will remain vigilant that the school achieves its mission and vision through our commitment to academic professionalism, continued research and community engagement.