Curriculum Studies
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Mathematics, Science & Technology

​​​​​​​​Vision

The Interest Group strives for academic excellence in Mathematics and Science education.

This vision is driven by the following values:

  • Involvement

  • Relevance

  • Academic integrity

  • Innovation

  • Respect for diversity

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Mission

The Interest Group will promote the status and quality of the broader subject area through the following measures:

  • Applied research

  • Student-centred instruction

  • Effective community interaction

Rationale

The rationale for the existence of the Interest Group is to reflect collectively, to plan and to negotiate to the advantage of the subject area, the Department and the Faculty.

Interest Group Members

​Name

​Telephone

​E-mail

​Areas of Specialization​​

​Dr Faaiz Gierdien (chair)

+27 21 808 2289

faaiz@sun.ac.za

​Mathematics, Science and Technology​

Dr Louise Botha

​+27 21 808 2293

lbot@sun.ac.za

​Teaching and Learning; Mathematics, Science and Technology

Dr Nazeem Edwards

​+27 21 808 2291

 nedwards@sun.ac.za

​Teaching and Learning; Mathematics, Science and Technology 

​Dr Erna Lampen 

​+27 21 808 2292

​ernalampen@sun.ac.za

​Mathematics, Science and Technology 

Dr Mdu Ndlovu

​+27 21 808 3484

​mcn@sun.ac.za

​Mathematics Education

Prof Chris Reddy

​+27 21 808 2259

cpsr@sun.ac.za

​Curriculum Studies; Mathematics, Science and Technology

Dr Helena Wessels

​+27 21 808 2286

hwessels@sun.ac.za

​Mathematics, Science and Technology

Prof Dirk Wessels

​dirkwessels@sun.ac.za

​Mathematics Education