Department of Science and Mathematics Education

Chairperson – Dr Nicholas Zezekwa

The department of Science and Mathematics Education became functional on the 1st of June 2014 after the unbundling of the Department of Education due to ballooning student numbers.
The department is mandated to equip science and maths education students with the relevant pedagogical  & research skills needed by the 21st century teacher.

To 2000 produce holistic science and mathematics teachers who are creative, critical and have higher order thinking skills required for our developing community and the world.

To provide world class teaching and learning experiences backed by current research in order to produce highly skilled science and mathematics classroom practitioners who are able to adapt to the ever changing technological trends in local communities and internationally.

Core Values

  • Learning
  • Innovation
  • Humility
  • Commitment
  • Reflection
  • Competence
  • Student Centredness
  • Humanity