Staff - Curriculum Studies

  Dr Aloysius Claudian

  +27 (0)18 389 2032
  Building A2, Block B, Office G14, Mahikeng Campus, Mafikeng
  HDE, ACE, BEd (Hons), MEd and PhD
  Curriculum Studies; Cooperative Learning

  Dr Celestin Mayombe

  Senior Lecturer
  +27 (0)18 389 2092
  Building A2, Block B, Office G79, Mahikeng Campus, Mafikeng
  M.Soc.Sc, MEd and PhD
  Curriculum studies, teaching and learning approaches, vocational skills training, work-integrated learning (WIL), Adult Education and Training (AET), Non-Formal Education and Training (NFET), Skills development for poverty reduction, youth skills training

  Mr Grantt Gouws

  +27 16 9103126
  Building 11B, Office 101, Vanderbijlpark Campus

  Dr Henry Blignaut

  BEdHons Programme Leader and Lecturer
  +27 18 299 4721
  Building C6, Office G40, Potchefstroom Campus

  Mr Matthews Makunye

  +27 18 3892412
  General Academic Building, Office G10, Mahikeng Campus
  MEd, MBA
  Curriculum Studies, Human Resource Management

  Mr Mohsin Sayed

  +27 16 9103126
  Building 11B, Office 101, Vanderbijlpark Campus

  Prof Petro du Preez

  +27 18 2994737
  Building C6, Office 126, Potchefstroom Campus
  BEd, BEdHons, MEd, PhD
  Curriculum studies, Research methodology, Human rights education and values, Multireligious and multicultural education

  Dr Phefo Mokgatlhe

  +27 016 9103099
  Building 11B, Office 121, Vanderbijlpark
  BAEd; BEd; MEd; PhD
  Subject didactics in English and Psychology, Psychology of Education, Philosophy of Education, Cognitive Education and Curriculum Theory & Development.

  Prof Carolina Botha

  Academic Coordinator: Work Integrated Learning
  +27 18 285 2869
  Building B5 – Office G13, Potchefstroom Campus
  B.Sc (Psych), B.Sc Hons (Psych), H.E.D, MTh, PhD
  Work Integrated Learning, Teaching Practice, Socio-emotional Development of Student Teachers, Mentorship, Beginner Teachers, Emotional Readiness, Reality shock, Theory-practice divide.

  Prof Ferdinand Potgieter

  Professor and Sub-Area Leader: Discipline
  +27 18 299 1992
  Building B10, Office G27, Potchefstroom Campus
  BA(Hons) (African Languages) (UP) (cum laude); BEd (UNISA) (cum laude); MEd (UNISA) (cum laude); DEd (UNISA); HDE (post graduate) (UP) (cum laude)
  Spirituality and education, religion and education, children’s spirituality, sources of inspiration for student teachers, religious dialogue, religious tolerance education, hospitality edu, forgiveness edu, confessional & narrative philosophy of edu

  Prof Shan Simmonds

  Professor and Sub-Area Leader: Citizenship
  +27 18 299 4764
  Building C6, Office 129, Potchefstroom Campus
  BEd, BEdHons, MEd, PhD
  Curriculum Studies, Gender Studies, Higher Education Transformation

  Dr Louise Postma

  Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 4772
  Building C6, Office 209, Potchefstroom Campus
  BA, HED, BBibl, BA Hons, MEd, PhD
  Critical pedagogy, new materialism, diffraction, social justice

  Dr Anja Visser

  +27 18 299 4753
  Building C6, Office 127, Potchefstroom Campus
  BEd, BEdHons, MEd, PhD
  Curriculum Studies, Human trafficking, Human rights education

  Dr Chantelle Bosch

  Subject Group Leader & Lecturer
  +27 18 299 4768
  Building B11, Office G57, Potchefstroom Campus
  BEd, BEd Hons, MEd, PhD
  Cooperative Learning; Blended Learning; Curriculum Studies; Assessment

Prof vd Vyver

  Prof CP van der Vyver

  Deputy School Director (Acting) SPSE and Associate professor
  +27 18 299 4587
   Building B11, Office G61, Potchefstroom
  PhD (Education management and Leadership), M.Ed. (Education Management and Comparative studies), B.Ed. (Education Management), HED, B.Sc.
   Education Management and Leadership

  Mr Eddie Kok

  Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 ****
  Building 11B, Office 111, Vanderbijlpark Campus
  BA (Phil), Hons (Phil), PGCE
  Philosophy of Education

  Prof Charlene du Toit-Brits

  Professor: Curriculum Studies
  +27 18 299 4738
  Building C6, Office 128, Potchefstroom Campus
  HED (Sec), BEd, MEd, DEd
  SDL within ODL and fulltime teacher training; Self-directed contextualised learning - (cultural, socio-economic, emotional and educational aspects) effecting the Self-directed preparedness of individuals; Comparative Education

  Prof Bernadette Geduld

  Associate Professor: Curriculum Studies
  +27 18 299 4583
  Building B11, Office G49, Potchefstroom Campus
  BA, BEd Hons, MPhil, PhD
  Open Distance Learning; Self-regulated Learning; Learning Theories

  Dr Marry Mdakane

  Senior Lecturer: Curriculum Studies
  +27 18 299 4567
  Building B11, Office G49, Potchefstroom Campus
  HED, BEd Hons, MEd, PhD
  Self-Directed Learning; Indigenous Knowledge; Open Distance Learning

  Dr Divan Jagals

  Senior Lecturer: Curriculum Studies
  +27 18 299 2154
  Building B11, Office G45, Potchefstroom Campus
  BEd, BEd Hons, MEd, PhD
  Application of metacognition on the philosophy of mathematics education by focusing on Metacognition; Mathematics Education; Spirituality and Indigenous Knowledge Systems; Affect

  Dr Nozi Kgati

  Lecturer: Curriculum Studies
  +27 18 299 4594
  Building B11, Office G64, Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom
  SPTD, FDE, BEd Hons, MSc, PhD
  Leadership and Management; Teaching and Learning

  Dr Marisa Verster

  Subject Group Leader and Lecturer: Curriculum Studies
  +27 18 299 4736
  Building C6, Office 109, Potchefstroom Campus
  BEd, BEd Hons, MEd, PhD
  Curriculum Studies; Self-Directed Learning