Lecturer, Monde Mbekwa, Department of Educational Studies has created four online environments for 3rd and 4th Year; and Honours Education students – within the iKamva (Sakai) platform. The modules focus on Mathematics Education.
Students are able to access relevant course resources; and announcements which are automatically linked to the students’ email clients.
The course resources include:
– Considerations when designing a Lesson;
– Course readers which entail lesson outlines; rules pertaining to plagiarism; assignment details; and guidelines regarding Continuous Assessment.
– Assignments, rubrics and feedback;
– Lecture slides;
– Mathematics exercises;
– Question papers (templates on how an educator should design and develop question papers);
– Memos; and
– Further readings.
The students are able to retrieve the course resources in order to prepare for their specific ‘teaching practices’ within schools.