Published January 2004
by Africa Institute of South Africa .
Written in English
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The Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa program, launched in , responds to an emerging dilemma within higher education in the global South caused by the extraordinary emphasis on increasing undergraduate enrollment without proportionate investment in faculty development, limiting the ability of universities to produce the next. Social Sciences is your key to understanding the past, the present and the future. Discover how medicine has changed through time. Learn about the arrival of European explorers in southern Africa hundreds of years ago, and how they changed the course of history. See how South Africa has developed to become the democratic country we know today. Go beyond our borders to see the . THE TRANSFORMATION OF EDUCATION IN SOUTH AFRICA SINCE A HISTORICAL-EDUCATIONAL SURVEY AND EVALUATION by MAPULA ROSINA LEGODI submitted in accordance with the requirements for the degree of DOCTOR OF EDUCATION in the subject HISTORY OF EDUCATION at the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AFRICA PROMOTER: DR S A COETZEE November . Locating the South African challenges within a broader international perspective, the issues covered include all the major economic growth challenges confronting South Africa - employment, industrial policy, urban governance, the informal economy - and the social challenges of poverty, inequality, HIV/AIDS and health policy.
South Africa is embarking on radical educational reform. The need for a complete overhaul of the education system under apartheid had been identified as a priority for building a new democratic South Africa (Valero & Skovsmose, ). After democratic elections, a new system of education was proposed by the African National. In the 20 years since South Africa underwent a peaceful transition from apartheid to a constitutional democracy, considerable social progress has been made toward reversing the discriminatory Cited by: South Africa is experiencing significant social and demographic challenges, including internal migration, unemployment, and poor health and educational outcomes. The legacy of apartheid means that, in South Africa, the severity and scale of those challenges are frequently amplified. While certain factors, such as commodity prices and the rate of global economic recovery are simply outside. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.