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 Group of the Faculty of Education Sciences of the NWU. The topic of her paper was Music-inspired play to foster scientific literacy in early childhood.  Yvonne-Marié Brand received her DMus! ~.
When we look back on our achievements of the third quarter it feels like a dream come true!
We look back on the second quarter and the amazing things we’ve achieved.
Date of appointment: 1 February 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 the first quarter of this year: [ 1 ] Increase in postgraduate supervisors The number of staff members providing study guidance to postgraduate students has more than.
Monday 18 April • Start of assessment week: timetable. • Dr Albi Odendaal is still on a research trip to Australia this week. Tuesday 19 April 19:30 ~ Papilio concert in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 20 April 10:30-12:00 ~ The Vice-Rectors for Teaching-Learning and Research are paying a visit to the staff of the School of Music. Thursday 21 April 11:10 ~ Research Committee meeting in Oppibib. Friday 22 April.
Monday 4 April • Lectures start for the 2nd quarter. • Dr Liesl van der Merwe is attending the Dalcroze International Easter Course this week at the Royal Northern Conservatory of Music in Manchester. • Start of Umculo visit. Wednesday 6 April PUKKI Talent Festival auditions in the Conservatory Hall. Thursday 7 April 19:00 ~ Charl du Plessis Trio concert in the Conservatory Hall. (Please note: This is not a.
All the staff are back from Monday to prepare for the start of lectures on 1 February. Postgraduate students are also starting their academic year early. Monday 11 January 09:00-16:00 ~ Postgraduate Symposium, Day 1 in Oppibib Tuesday 12 January 09:00-16:00 ~ Postgraduate Symposium, Day 2 in Oppibib Wednesday 13 January Ms Antoinette Olivier’s birthday Thursday 14 January 09:00-16:00 ~ MASARA strategic planning in Oppibib
Monday 20 July Dr Truida van der Walt is adjudicating the arts festival in Tzaneen this week. Tuesday 21 July 12:15 ~ Student Assembly in Oppibib. Thursday 23 July Prof Daleen Kruger departs for Cambridge, UK where she will attend the study conference of the International Fellowship for Research in Hymnology from 26 July to 1 August. Friday 24 July • Dr Chris van Rhyn will attend the New Music.
Three staff birthdays for this week, and lots of assessments, of course! Monday 20 April Start of assessment week. Wednesday 22 April Ms Jana Mathee’s birthday. Dr Liesl van der Merwe’s birthday. Thursday 23 April Prof Daleen Kruger’s birthday.