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On the 17th of September 2013 the CHE held a seminar to discuss the recenty released CHE Task Team report proposing undergraduate reform in South Africa. Some task team members attended the seminar…
The task team report:  A proposal for undergraduate curriculum reform in South Africa: The case for a flexible curriculum structure has now been released for public comment. Download the full report:…
As requested by Minister of Higher Education and Training the CHE has commented on: The Draft Policy on Student Housing at Public Universities and the Minimum Norms and Standards Applicable The Draft…
View the Government Gazette Vol. 578 Pretoria, 2 August 2013 No. 36721 here:  Publication of the General and Further Education and Training Qualifications Sub-framework and Higher Education…

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Foreword   The CHE is an independent statutory body established by the Higher Education Act of 1997. Its mandate areas are:     Advising the…
Scope and purpose of the policy framework   1. This policy framework for teacher education and development in South Africa is designed to equip a…
Executive summaryThis report is a preliminary exploration of the potential of a ‘social compact approach’ for building shared understandings of…
IntroductionIn 2005, the HEQC requested a number of people from different merger contexts to produce case studies on dealing with so-called "pipeline…