Teaching At University Of Venda

by Israel Boafo Bansah

Teaching At University Of Venda, the information provided below are all the details you need to know about Teaching At University Of Venda

School of Education

About the School of Education


To produce education professionals and to generate and advance knowledge, skills, values and attitudes through excellence in teaching, research and community services that promote the quality of life for rural and regional development.


As a school in a comprehensive university responsive to the development needs of the Southern African region, the School of Education is committed to:

  • Educate highly qualified graduates and responsible teachers and school managers by offering advanced and relevant professional training.
  • Advance, create and disseminate knowledge through research and provide, as part of our community service, relevant expertise to assist societies in cultural, social and economic development.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of education at all levels through initial professional education of teachers and further development training of teachers in the employment of both public and independent schools.

We value:

  • Human dignity and respect diversity
  • Academic freedom and professionalism
  • Intellectual development of staff and students at all costs.
  • A democratic, collaborative and collegial working environment where individuals and groups of academic openly air their views.
  • Respect for staff and students as practitioners who are critical and reflective thinkers, and creative problem-solvers.


The primary mandate of the school is to prepare and provide teachers of the highest quality for the school systems in the Southern African region.


The following is a list of academic programmes offered by the School of Education

Department of Curriculum Studies and Education Management

ACEEMAdvanced Certificate in Education: Educational Management
CESMLAdvanced Certificate in Education: School Management and Leadership
iBEDEMBachelor of Education Honors in Educational Management
iBEDCT (Hons)Bachelor of Education in College Teaching
BEDCSBachelor of Education Honours: Curriculum Studies
MEDEMMaster of Education in Educational Management
MEDCSMaster of Education in Curriculum Studies
DEdDoctor of Education
PhD (CS)Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum Studies
DEDTEDoctor of Education in Teacher Education

Department of Early Childhood Education

CECEAdvanced Certificate in Early Childhood Education
DCREAdvanced Certificate in Remedial Education
BEDTEFBachelor of Education Foundation Phase
PGCEPost Graduate Certificate in Education
BEDECE(Hons) Bachelor of Education Honours Early Childhood Education

Department of Maths Science and Technology Education

STEDScience Teacher Education Diploma
BSCEdBachelor of Science in Education
MED (ScED)Master of Science in Science Education
MEDSEDMaster of Education In Science Education
MSCEDUMaster of Science In Science Education
PHDSEDDoctor of Philosophy in Science Education

Department of Professional Studies

Dip Sc LibDiploma in School Library and Information Science
BEDFETBachelor of Education Further Education and Training
BEDGCBachelor of Education Honors Guidance and Counseling
iMEdMaster of education
MEdTEMaster of education Teacher Education

Career opportunities

Teacher/Educator, School Principal or Inspector, Curriculum Specialist,
Education Evaluator, Examiner, Education Director, Education and Guidance Counsellor, School
Entrepreneur, Owner of private school, crèche or pre-school, International Educational Consultant,
Educator, Lecturer.

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