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All modules marked with an asterix and  in blue text will also be offered as freestanding accredited short courses. ​For more information, click here.

Module name

Module registration number

Credits per module

Topics covered within each short course module

General Pedagogy(13435)6Learning Theories, Instructional Theories, Educational Psychology, Types of assessment
Educational Perspectives(49221)6Knowledge of education systems, understanding of educational policies educational contexts and  understanding of educational policies
Curriculum Management(13438)6Management of a subject, a learning area, a phase and Lead Teachership
Work Integrated Learning(13437)12Analysing educational videos and case studies, learning in and from practice, Professional Portfolio and Workplace Project(s)
*Numbers, Operations and Relations (13564)22
  • Whole numbers
  • Common Fractions
  • Decimal fractions
  • Incorporating ICT where applicable
*Patterns, Functions and Algebra (13558)14
  • Geometric patterns
  • Numeric patterns
  • Number sentences (introduction of algebraic expressions)
  • Incorporating ICT where applicable
*Space and Shape (13656)20
  • Properties of 2-D shapes and 3-D objects
  • Angles
  • Symmetry
  • Transformations
  • Viewing of objects
  • Position and movement
  • Incorporating ICT where applicable
*Measurement (13566)20
  • Measurement of 2-D shapes and 3-D objects
  • Use of measuring instruments
  • Solve problem involving length
  • History of time
  • Relationship between perimeter and area of rectangles and squares
  • Relationship between surface area and volume of rectangular prisms
  • Incorporating ICT where applicable
*Data Handling (13562)14
  • Data representation
  • Data interpretation and reporting
  • Ungrouped data
  • Probability experiments
  • Incorporating ICT where applicable​