Mrs B.Z Podzo
Faculty of Education & Social Science
The Faculty of Education and Social Sciences is housed within RCU main campus. It prides itself on embracing diversity. In addition to that, the Faculty offers a variety of academic programmes for those who intend to embark on education and social work studies. Each of the programmes are internationally bench marked to draw students from across the globe.
The Faculty of Education and Social Sciences is one of the largest at the Reformed Church University (RCU) housing up to ten programmes and introducing a few more soon. This is a creative, dynamic, and diverse community of practice that promotes personal growth and intellectual stimulation through wide-ranging innovative teaching, research, community service and industrialization. It endeavours to remain in compliance with the five missions of the national Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development. All members of Faculty, academic and non-academic are always on hand to assist you in every step of the way. Students are urged to maximize the opportunities offered in this Faculty through full engagement with the academic material, collaborations with academic staff and peers as well as establishing networks.
Congratulations on making this excellent choice for your future! I wish you well as you embark on this academic journey.
Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in Inclusive Education
Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in Sports Science
Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in Foundations of English Language and Literacy
Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in Mathematics
Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in Information, Communication and Technology
Master of Education in Inclusive Education
Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in African Languages (Chishona)
Bachelor of Science in Social Work
Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in Early Childhood Development
Master of Education in Early Childhood Development
The Faculty offers qualifications for pre-service and in-service teachers in response to The Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development’s 5.0 mission (Teaching, Research, Community service, Innovation and Industrialisation). Further to that, the Faculty offers continuing teacher professional development in the form of short courses. The above programmes are offered on fulltime, block-release, evening and weekend classes. In pursuance of teaching excellence, the Faculty supports the University’s amalgam teaching and learning model, through direct tuition, research and project –based learning as well as distance learning.
The faculty has a host of support services to help and guide students in their studies
- Early childhood development
- 21st century literacies
- Developmental social work
- Rights based social work
To achieve excellence in research aligned to inclusivity as well as the production of socio-scientific knowledge all based on our national heritage to solve local problems.
Educational development through effective and innovative inclusivity