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Green Curriculum: Sustainable Learning at a Higher Education Institution.
  • W. Louw
  • Political Science
  • 1 March 2013
The United Nations (UN) constituted 2005–2014 as the decade for educational sustainable development when bridges have to be built between academic institutions and their communities. In this articleExpand
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My love affair with alternative assessment : integrating quality assessment into OBE courses for distance education
This article will highlight that assessment in Open Distance Learning in South Africa has tobe changed because of the constraints of examinations and tests of the past. In the design oflearningExpand
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Emergent learner support at University of South Africa : an informal report
The University of South Africa (Unisa) is one of the mega distance education institutions in the world as it has approximately 250 000 learners. This article describes the developing learner supportExpand
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Designing Learning Experiences to Prepare Lifelong Learners for the Complexities of the Workplace
It is argued that the rapidly changing context of the workplace requires radical changes in the teaching methods and modes of delivery of the lifelong learner. This means that the approach toExpand
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Green curriculum: Sustainable learning in higher education
  • W. Louw
  • Political Science
  • 8 January 2013
The United Nations (UN) constituted 2005–2014 as the decade for educational sustainable development when bridges have to be built between academic institutions and their communities. In this articleExpand
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International Committee of Weights and Measures
THE International Committee of Weights and Measures at Paris has just issued an account of its business and proceedings for the past year.1 It would appear from the report of the director of theExpand
Africanisation : the community becomes responsible for its own education development
Africanisation is generally seen as a renewed focus on Africa, to reclaim what has been taken from Africa. A new sense of pride is emerging that is evident in the local curriculum: there is a renewedExpand
Tuesdays with an Open and Distance Learning mentor
Abstract Tuesdays with Morrie is a 1997 non-fictional book by an American writer, Mitch Albom, which was later made into a film with the same title. It tells the true story of sociologist MorrieExpand
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A community of praxis designing and developing a curriculum together
If students were part of the curriculation process they should feel excited to start the adventure called learning, which is described by them on the student 2.0 blog (2009) as: "In classicExpand
E-learning: Effective Strategy, or ‘Just Another Brick in the Wall’?
ABSTRACT In the White Paper on Post-School Education and Training of 2013, the South African Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) encourages the use of digital technology whereExpand
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