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    Advanced Certificates
    in Teaching

ONLINE CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES OFFERED BY UFS:

 

The University of the Free State now offers Advanced Certificates in Teaching (ACT) 100% online. These programmes enable experienced teachers to earn their National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Level 6 qualification conveniently on their computers – no travel is required. 

Busy South African teachers can now complete relevant and required modules electronically at a time and place suitable to them, with full on-line academic and administrative support – providing more flexibility in meeting personal and professional needs.


Advanced Certificate in Teaching -
Foundation Phase

Advanced Certificate in Teaching -
Intermediate Phase

Advanced Certificate in Teaching -
Senior Phase English FAL

WHY SHOULD YOU COMPLETE
YOUR ACT ONLINE?


• You will learn how to incorporate technology into your classroom and in your own practice as a teacher.

 • You will be kept in touch with recent methodologies of the subject(s) you teach.

 • The online ACT will qualify you in a different area or specialisation, eg. if you are a Foundation Phase teacher who would like to teach in the Intermediate or Senior Phase.

 • You will upgrade your competency with the subject you are teaching without the proper subject qualification.

 • Teachers not yet on a REQV14 teaching qualification level will upgrade from REQV 13 level to REQV14.

• The programmes are taught by highly qualified faculty.

 • The programme is HEQC-approved.

 • The programme offers six starting dates per year.

 •  Save money and time as no travelling to campus is required. All modules are 100% on-line with an online facilitator to guide and support you. 

 • You can earn Professional Development points.

 • You can complete the qualification in 18-20 months compared to 24 months. 


WHY SHOULD YOU, AS A TEACHER,
ENROL FOR THE ONLINE ACT?

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SAVE MONEY
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NO TRAVEL
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SAVE TIME

Furthering your education is your gateway to a better career and a better life

No formal exams.

Pay and enrol for 8 weeks at R2 630 per session.

There are 6 sessions per year.

Learn new teaching skills.

All formal exams are replaced with online assessments.

Advance your technology skills to incorporate into your classroom to become a 21st century teacher.

Academic support including online tutoring and technology assistance is provided.

It is more convenient: You can balance your education, work and family life by studying online.