Geography map work
Teachers that mark the Grade 12 examination scripts and Department of Education subject advisors identify the lack of map skills and interpretation as an area where candidates sitting for the geography examination experience the most problems.
The learning program is designed to pay attention to subject knowledge, map reading, aerial photography and interpretation skills as well as teaching methods that can be used to teach map work skills and interpretation in the geography class
Geography teachers with a formal education which include the subject geography.
Learning assumed to be in place:
Tertiary qualification in geography.
Course outcomes and the associated assessment criteria:
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Informal continuous assessment throughout the short learning programme. This will form part of the presentation of the learning programme content in an effort to establish the extent to which attendees demonstrate competencies in applying certain skills. This will be informally tested within group context. A certificate of attendance will be issued.
Method of assessment:
For this short learning programme no formal summative assessment will be done. Assessment will be informal.
Mode of delivery: