Programmes of Study  | Southern Africa Development Community Qualification                                                                                                               Framework (SADCQF)

Ubuntu Varsity Teacher Education eCampus approach to PGCE is focused strongly upon methodology and teaching practice; our students have already successfully completed an undergraduate degree, 360 credits at level 7 or an approved diploma of at least 360 credits at level 6 plus 3 years workplace experience

Southern Africa Development Community Qualifications Framework is based on a ten (10) level system  |  Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) is exit level 8 based on SADCQF Level 10 system 

Upon the successful completion of your PGCE, students may submit an application to an MEd degree; based on SADCQF 10 level system, an MEd is level 9

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BEd Conversion

Programme

Grade R to BEd 

Lower Primary

Grade R - 3

Head of Department
admin@ubuntu.ac

Duration:  Academic Year  (37 weeks)

Entry Requirement

::  Successful completion of an undergraduate degree (minimum 360 credits)
::  Preferred - modules completed in Early Child Development, and/or related or similar modules
::  Acceptance may be at the discretion of the HoD who may require online/onsite interview

 

SADC Level 8
Mode of Learning:  Online / Distance Learning

Credit Transfer:  Maximum 10: ICT and/or Second language

Exit:  PGCE (Lower Primary)
Access to Further Study:  MEd

PGCE  (ECCE)
Postgraduate Certificate of Education in Early Childcare & Education

Ages 0-5 years

Head of Department
admin@ubuntu.ac

Duration:  Academic Year  (37 weeks)

Entry Requirement

::  Successful completion of an undergraduate degree (minimum 360 credits)
::  Preferred - modules completed in Early Child Development and/or related or similar modules

::  Acceptance may be at the discretion of the HoD who may require an online/onsite interview

 

SADCQF Level 8
Mode of Learning:  Online / Distance Learning

Credit Transfer:  Maximum 10: ICT and/or Second language

Exit:  PGCE (ECCE)
Access to Further Study:  MEd

PGCE  (LP)
Postgraduate Certificate of Education in Lower Primary

Grade R - Grade 3

Head of Department
admin@ubuntu.ac

Duration:  Academic Year  (37 weeks)

Entry Requirement

::  Successful completion of an undergraduate degree (minimum 360 credits)
::  Preferred - modules completed in Early Child Development, and/or related or similar modules
::  Acceptance may be at the discretion of the HoD who may require online/onsite interview

 

SADC Level 8
Mode of Learning:  Online / Distance Learning

Credit Transfer:  Maximum 10: ICT and/or Second language

Exit:  PGCE (Lower Primary)
Access to Further Study:  MEd

PGCE  (UP)
Postgraduate Certificate of Education in Upper Primary
Grade 4 - Grade 7

Head of Department

admin@ubuntu.ac

Duration:  Academic Year  (37 weeks)

Entry Requirement

::  Successful completion of an undergraduate degree (minimum 360 credits)
::  Preferred - modules completed in Language/Literacy, Mathematics/Numeracy / Psychology, Social Work & Arts

::  Acceptance may be at the discretion of the HoD who may require online/onsite interview

 

SADCQF Level 8
Mode of Learning:  Online / Distance Learning

Credit Transfer:  Maximum 10: ICT and/or Second language

Exit:  PGCE (Upper Primary)
Access to Further Study:  MEd

PGCE  (TESOL)
Postgraduate Certificate of Education in Teaching English as a Second or Other Languge

Duration:  Academic Year  (37 weeks)

Entry Requirement

::  Successful completion of an undergraduate degree (minimum 360 credits)
::  Preferred - modules completed in English Language & Literacy

::  Acceptance may be at the discretion of the HoD who may require online/onsite interview

 

SADCQF Level 8
Mode of Learning:  Online / Distance Learning

Credit Transfer:  Not Applicable

Exit:  PGCE (TESOL)
Access to Further Study:  MEd (TESOL)

Head of Department
admin@ubuntu.ac

MEd (Practical)
Curriculum and Pedagogy

Head of Department

admin@ubuntu.ac

Duration:  18 - 24 months

Entry Requirement:  Undergraduate (minimum 480 credits)

SADCQF Level 9
Mode of Learning:  Online / Distance Learning
Credit Transfer:  Not Applicable
Exit: MEd (Research) Curriculum and Pedagogy
Access to Further Study:  PhD / DEd

 

MEd (Research)

Topic of 
your choice

Head of Department
admin@ubuntu.ac

Duration: 18 - 24 months

Entry Requirement:  Undergraduate (minimum 480 credits)

SADCQF Level 9
Mode of Learning:  Online / Distance Learning
Credit Transfer:  Not Applicable
Exit: MEd (Research)
Access to Further Study:  PhD / DEd