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Post-school Education & Training - including TVET

For discussions by members on the Green Paper launched by Department of Higher Education and Training & debate on the proposals for a comprehensive post-school education and training system

Location: South Africa
Members: 96
Latest Activity: Dec 12

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DHET urges students to verify accreditation of private colleges and universities

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Lynel Farrell Dec 12. 2 Replies

SAnews.gov.za reportThe Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has urged potential students to verify the accreditation of any private college or university before enrolling for studies. The department says citizens must ensure that…Continue

Tags: internet, programmes, registration, fraud, degrees

Ministerial Committee to Review PSET Colleges Funding Framework

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by sylvia hammond Oct 16. 2 Replies

The Minister of Higher Education and Training Blade Nzimande has gazetted the appointment of a Ministerial Committee to review the funding framework for the various post-school education and training (PSET) college formats - existing and planned.The…Continue

Tags: colleges, framework, Nzimande, DHET, funding

DHET Deputy Minister Manana to attend Moscow International Education Salon

Started by sylvia hammond Oct 6. 0 Replies

News report from SAnews.gov.za"The Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mduduzi Manana, is to attend the Moscow International Education Salon this week.“The salon is an extensive international forum that will embrace leading innovation…Continue

Tags: People's, Friendship, best, practices, Manana

Policy Framework on Differentiation in the SA Post-school System - for comment

Started by sylvia hammond Sep 23. 0 Replies

The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has issued a policy framework document for comment by 16 October 2014.  The document makes proposals on how a variety of university types could be planned, funded, and quality assured.This is…Continue

Tags: NQF, landscape, framework, HEQSF, level

Are youth at FET colleges being compromised by FOODBEV SETA administrative incompetence?

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by sylvia hammond Sep 18. 4 Replies

SETA performance has been an issue since they were incorporated and became active in 2000.  The then Minister of Labour Membathisi Mdladlana improved his powers under the Skills Development Act to deal with these administrative problems and some…Continue

Tags: SMME, training, education, sector, rights

Draft National Policy for Community Colleges - published for comment

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by sylvia hammond Jul 24. 11 Replies

Skills-universe members will remember that included in the White Paper for Post-school Education and Training there was a section dealing with Community Colleges.The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has gazetted a draft policy…Continue

Tags: integrated, adult, policy, White, Paper

Eight common mistakes that post-graduate students make

Started by Hannes Nel. Last reply by Hannes Nel Jul 22. 3 Replies

Many learners doing our course in educational research make more or less the same mistakes in their practical assignments. Furthermore, I often read the mini-scripts, scripts and thesis of post-graduate students, because I use them as references in…Continue

Do we really need to produce more than 100 doctoral graduates per million?

Started by Hannes Nel. Last reply by Hannes Nel Jul 16. 36 Replies

I am reading the National Development Plan for the second time, with the intent of preparing a strategic framework for private providers. We need such a framework if private learning institutions are to provide full support to the achievement of the…Continue

Tags: knowledge, strategic, framework, skills, workplace

Proposed National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Articulation Policy - published for comment

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Wilmos T Mafuse Jul 9. 10 Replies

Many skills-universe members have raised problems experienced by learners in articulation between qualifications and institutions.  Now we have the chance to make constructive comment.  As we know, in order for the post-school education and training…Continue

Tags: sub-framework, training, policy, ministerial, committee

DHET report on Post-school System, Artisans, and South African Students Studying Overseas

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Des Squire Jun 30. 3 Replies

Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mduduzi Manana delivered the response to President Zuma's State of the Nation Address (SONA), and it was packed with interesting information - some previously known - some not.  In the opening…Continue

Tags: maritime, human, science, veterinary, Manana

 
 
 

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