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South African Government Policy: Library Guide: Education, Higher

Bibliographic records and links of South African government policies, plans and strategies

University staffing

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Staffing South Africa’s universities framework: a comprehensive, transformative approach to developing future generations of academics and building staff capacity. Pretoria: Department of Higher Education and Training, 2015.

Higher education qualifications

Council on Higher Education. The Higher Education Qualifications Sub-Framework.  In: South African Qualifications Authority. Publication of the General and Further Education and Training Qualifications Sub-framework and Higher Education Qualifications Sub-Framework of the National Qualifications Framework. August 2013

 

Council on Higher Education. Directorate: Standards Development. A framework for Qualifications Standards in Higher Education. Pretoria: Council on Higher Education, 2013.

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training, Council on Higher Education. Higher education qualifications sub-framework. 2014

Umalusi: Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training. The General and Further Education and Training Qualifications Sub-framework In: South African Qualifications Authority. Publication of the General and Further Education and Training Qualifications Sub-framework and Higher Education Qualifications Sub-Framework of the National Qualifications Framework. August 2013

South Africa. Department of Education. The Higher Education Qualifications Framework. October 2007. 

Distance education

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training.    Draft policy framework for the provision of distance education in South African universities. Pretoria :   Dept. of Higher Education and Training,   2012. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.12.DRAF

South Africa.  Department of Higher Education and Training.   Policy for the Provision of Distance Education in South African Universities in the Context of an Integrated Post-school System. Pretoria :   Dept. of Higher Education and Training, 2014.

HIV/AIDS

HEAIDS (Program). Policy and strategic framework on HIV and AIDS for higher education. Pretoria : HEAIDS, 2012.

HEAIDS (Program).    Policy framework on HIV and AIDS for higher education in South Africa.    [Pretoria :   Higher Education South Africa,   2008]. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.08.POLI
 

Information

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training.    Higher education and training information policy.    Pretoria :   Government Printer,   2012. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.12.HIGH

Internationalisation

White papers

South Africa. Dept. of Education.    Education white paper 3 :   a programme for the transformation of higher education.    Pretoria :   The Dept.,   1997. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.97.EDUC

Language policy

Council on Higher Education (South Africa).    Language policy framework for South African higher education.    Pretoria :   Council on Higher Education,   2001. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.01.LANG

South Africa. Ministry of Education.    Language policy for higher education.  Pretoria :   Ministry of Education,   2002. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.02.LANG

Research output

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Research outputs policy, 2015. Pretoria: Government Printing Works, March 2015.

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Policy and procedures for measurement of research output of public higher education institutions.  June 2003, updated 2012. Pretoria :   Government Printer,   2013. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.13.POLI

South Africa. Ministry of Education. Policy and procedures for measurement of research output of public higher education institutions. Pretoria: Department of Education, June 2003. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.03.POLI

Creative & innovative output

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Policy on the evaluation of creative outputs and innovations produced by public higher education institutions (2017) Pretoria: Department of Higher Education and Training., 2017.

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Draft policy on the evaluation of creative outputs and innovations produced by public higher education institutions (2015) Pretoria: Department of Higher Education and Training., 2015.

 

Draft policies

South Africa. Dept. of Education    Draft :   for discussion : draft education white paper 3 : a programme for higher education transformation.    Pretoria :   Govt. Printer,   1997. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.97.DRAF

South Africa. Dept. of Education    Green paper on higher education transformation.   Pretoria :   [The Dept.],   1996. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.96.GREE
 

Student housing

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Policy on the Minimum Norms and Standards for Student Housing at Public Universities. Pretoria:  Department of Higher Education and Training, 2015.

Preceding investigation: 
South Africa. Ministerial Committee for the Review of the Provision of Student Housing at South African Universities. Report on the Ministerial Committee for the Review of the Provision of Student Housing at South African Universities.  Pretoria: Department of Higher Education and Training, 2011. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.11.REPO

 

Preceding investigation

South Africa. National Commission on Higher Education.    NCHE discussion document :   a framework for transformation.    Pretoria :   National Commission on Higher Education,   1996. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.96.NCHE

South Africa. National Commission on Higher Education    A framework for transformation :   report.    {Pretoria} :   NCHE,   1996. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.96.FRAM
 

Plans

South Africa. Dept. of Education    National Plan for Higher Education.   Pretoria :   Govt. Printer,   2001. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.01.NATI

Senior managers

South Africa. Dept. of Education    Policy framework for the remuneration of senior managers in public higher education institutions.   Pretoria :   Govt. Printer,   2009. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.09.POLI

Teacher education

South Africa. Dept. of Education    The national policy framework for teacher education and development in South Africa :   "more teachers ; better teachers"    Pretoria :   Department of Education,   2007. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.07.NATI

Teacher education qualifications

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training.    Draft policy on the minimum requirements for teacher education qualifications selected from the Higher Education Qualifications Framework (HEQF)   Pretoria :   Dept. of Higher Education and Training,   2010. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.10.DRAF

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. The Minimum Requirements for Teacher Education Qualifications. Pretoria : Department of Higher Education and Training, 2011.

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Revised policy on the minimum requirements for Teacher Education Qualifications. Pretoria : Department of Higher Education and Training, 2015.

Open learning

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Open Learning Policy Framework for Post-School Education and Training, 8 March 2017.

Prior Learning

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Coordination Policy. Pretoria: Government Printer, 2016. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.16.RECO

South African Qualifications Authority. National Policy and Criteria for the Implementation of Recognition of Prior Learning (Amended in March 2019)  

South African Qualifications Authority.  National Policy for the Implementation of the Recognition of Prior Learning. Waterkloof, South Africa: South African Qualifications Authority, 2013. Shelf no. G 68 E.EDUC.13.NATI