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In response to Government’s thrust to develop children at a tender age, the University of Choice’s Faculty of Education is offering a short course in Early Childhood Development(ECD). The Early Childhood Development (ECD) certificate course will run for six days at Century Towers in Harare.

The course targets practising and aspiring ECD teachers, owners of ECD centres and any interested individuals.

Faculty of Education holds professional development workshop

The Zimbabwe Open University’s Faculty of Education recently held a continuous professional development (CPD) workshop covering critical issues that affect the teaching/learning process in Open and Distance Learning (ODL).

The Dean of the faculty, Professor Ignatius Dambudzo, department chairpersons and programme coordinators participated in the workshop.

ZOU Vice Chancellor attends ACDE meetings

The Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor Alfred Ncube attended the 20th ACDE Programme Steering Committee and the 36th ACDE Executive Board meetings that were held from 3 to 4 September 2018 at the University of South Africa (UNISA), in the Bamboo Auditorium, Kgorong Building, Preller Street at the UNISA Main Campus, Pretoria South Africa.  The last ACDE Meetings were held in Beira, Mozambique, in March 2018.

ZOU wins award at show

The Zimbabwe Open University Matabeleland South Regional Campus successfully participated at the Matabeleland South Agricultural Show that ran from 16 to 18 August 2018.

ZOU’s theme was "Open Distance Learning: Promoting Economic Development through Agriculture".