Welcome - Faculty of Education and Training


Dean’s Welcome

The Faculty aims to utilise available expertise to contribute towards the development of human resources that meet the needs and challenges of school education in South Africa. The main thrust of the teaching and research in the Faculty focuses on the production of high quality teachers, curriculum developers, educational planners, administrators and researchers. The faculty comprises two schools and one centre: the School for Teacher Education and Training, the School of Educational Leadership Development and the Centre for Teacher Development. Close to 40 academic and support staff members are involved in the training of students and day to day running of the Faculty. The main activities of the Faculty take place in the Central Lecture Block on the Mafikeng Campus.


Job title   Acting Dean: Professor Akpovire Bovadjera Oduaran
Telephone   +27 (0)18 389 2362/(0)18 389 2208
Fax   +27 (0)18 389 2038
E-mail   Akpovire.Oduaran@nwu.ac.za

  Block A9, Room 104

  Mafikeng Campus


  Ph.D (Adult Education-Community & Programme Development ),

  M.A. (Adult Education-Programme Development), 

  B.Ed. Hons (History).

Profile   Curriculum Vitae
  Bi-Annual Reports   
  Newsletters:  1st Semester, 2016 Newsletter
  Faculty Guide: 2017 Faculty Guide