PGCE (Senior Phase and Further Education & Training Teaching) MathematicsHome » University Courses »
Faculty Website: Faculty of Education
Department: Department of Education and Curriculum Studies
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: PGCE (Senior Phase and Further Education & Training Teaching) Mathematics
Programme Code: A5SMAQ
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 120
The Postgraduate Certificate in Education is a professional teaching programme that `caps’ an undergraduate degree or an approved diploma. It offers entry-level initial professional preparation for qualifying undergraduate degree or diploma holders who wish to develop focused knowledge and skills as classroom teachers in a chosen phase(s) and/or subject(s). The qualification requires a specific depth and specialisation of knowledge, together with practical skills and workplace experience, to enable successful students to apply their learning as beginner teachers in schools in varying contexts.
A first degree on NQF level 7 with a minimum of 360 credits, and two school related subjects, one on 3rd year level and one on 1st year level OR An approved National Diploma on level 6 with a minimum of 360 credits from an accredited higher institution, and two school related subjects, one on 2nd year level and one on 3rd year level.
The National N Diploma cannot be considered for admission to the PGCE.
Mathematics up to 3rd year university level. Mathematical Literacy is NOT accepted as an academic major.