MASARA Research Round-Up — 4th Quarter 2016

MASARA Research Round-Up — 4th Quarter 2016

[1] Early Childhood Conference ~ 10-13 October 2016 Dr Mignon van Vreden presented a paper at an international conference titled “Teaching and learning mathematics, sciences, design and technology in the Early Years (0-10 years)” hosted by the Early Childhood Subject...
MASARA Research Round-Up — 2nd Quarter 2016

MASARA Research Round-Up — 2nd Quarter 2016

We look back on the second quarter and the amazing things we’ve achieved. [ 1 ] Symposia On 26-28 April 2016 we hosted a three-day postgraduate symposium where: (a) Dr Liesl van der Merwe presented an ATLAS.ti training workshop for staff and students from all...
Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Catrien Wentink

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Catrien Wentink

Date of appointment: 1 February 2016 Qualifications completed: BMus, MMus, PGCE, UNISA performance licentiate in two pianos and Royals Schools solo piano performance licentiate. Teaching responsibilities: I am teaching music theory for the DM, BA and BMus students....
Knowing Me, Knowing You — Nozipho Hlungwani [student]

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Nozipho Hlungwani [student]

Programme & Year: Diploma in Music, 3rd year Hometown: Phalaborwa Instrument(s): Voice (Soprano) Professional ideals: I have few ideas in my head that I would like to keep a secret for now. My goal is to be a well-mannered and approachable educator who will...
MASARA Research Round-Up — 1st Quarter 2016

MASARA Research Round-Up — 1st Quarter 2016

Research is an important part of the School of Music’s activities and outputs. The MASARA research niche area (Musical Arts in South Africa: Resources and Applications) under the leadership of Dr Liesl van der Merwe, achieved the following during the course of...