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Correlates of HIV perceived risks and protective strategies among adolescents in rural Malawi.
The study examined correlates of HIV perceived risks and protective strategies among adolescents in rural Malawi i.e. whether there was an association between socio demographic characteristics of adolescents and subsequent ...
An evaluation of the extent of community participation in the upgrading of informal settlements : the case study of Joe Slovo settlement upgrading project in Lamontville.
This research study evaluates the extent of community participation in the upgrading of informal settlements using the case study of the Joe Slovo settlement in Lamontville, KwaZulu-Natal. The study used mixed methods to ...
Discourse in the South African English-language press : past, Polokwane and prospect.
The African National Congress (ANC) has effected a shift in political discourse since the succession by President Jacob Zuma from Thabo Mbeki following the 2007 National Elective Conference in Polokwane. Subsequent political ...
An exploration of curriculum integration in the GET phase of education a case study.
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Teacher experiences and practices of integrated quality management system at a primary school in KwaZulu-Natal.
This small-scale study sought to investigate “Teacher experiences and practices of Integrated Quality Management System (IQMS) at a primary school in KwaZulu-Natal”. This qualitative study gathered data through the case ...
A narrative inquiry : an exploration of teacher learning through clustering.
New curriculum reforms and changes post 1994 has created a need for teachers to reprofessionalise and reskill themselves so that they can implement reforms in their schools and classrooms. This has added pressure on ...
The impact of inter-group conflict on stereotype threat or lift.
Stereotype threat and lift occur when a negative or positive group stereotype results in a shift in task performance for group members. Social identity theory (SIT) explains that the socio-structural variables influence ...
Support structures and strategies used by adults to cope with distance learning.
I explored the support structures and strategies used by adults to cope with distance learning (DL). The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) wished to become a world class university of excellence while students struggled to ...
The dental therapy curriculum : meeting needs and challenges for oral health care in South Africa.
This study reviews the three-year Bachelor of Dental Therapy curriculum, which was introduced at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in 1980. The dental therapist was introduced to the health care system during the apartheid ...
An APOS exploration of conceptual understanding of the chain rule in calculus by first year engineering students.
The main issue in this study is how students conceptualise mathematical learning in the context of calculus with specific reference to the chain rule. The study focuses on how students use the chain rule in finding derivatives ...