IOL BESP Courses

IOL BESP Courses

Institute for Open Learning Bachelor of Education: Senior Primary (BESP) Courses
Course Outline
YEAR 1

SEMESTER 1
English and Academic  Communication Skills 1 BESP-EACS11
Computer  Literacy (Year Course) BESP-CL11
Life Orientation and Life
Skills 1
BESP-LOLS11
Visual Art BESP-SSVA11
MAJOR SCHOOL SUBJECT (ELECTIVE  MODULES)
Natural Science and Health 1      +  English1 BESP-NSH11 +
BESP-ENG11
OR
Social Science 1  +  English 1 BESP-ENG11 +
BESP-SC11
OR
Mathematics 1  + English BESP-MAT11 +
BESP-ENG11
SEMESTER 2
English and Academic  Communication Skills 2 BESP-EACS12
Computer  Literacy BESP-CL11
Life Orientation and Life
Skills 2
BESP-LOLS12
MAJOR SCHOOL SUBJECT (ELECTIVE  MODULES)
Natural Science and Health 2    +  English 2 BESP-NSH12 +
BESP-ENG12
OR
Social Science 2  +  English 1 BESP-ENG12 +
BESP-SC12
OR
Mathematics 2  + English BESP-MAT12 +
BESP-ENG12
OR
Mathematics 2  + Natural    Science and Health 2 BESP-MAT12 +
BESP-NSH12

YEAR 2

SEMESTER 1
School Based Studies
Phase 1
BESP-SBS21
Basic  Information  Science BESP-BIS21
Learner Development  and Learning BESP-LDL21
Classroom Teaching and Management BESP-CTM21
MAJOR SCHOOL SUBJECT (ELECTIVE  MODULES)
Natural Science and Health 3
+  English 3
BESP-NSH21 + 
BESP-ENG21
OR
Social Science 3  +  English 3 BESP-SC21 +
BESP-ENG21
OR
Mathematics 3  + English 3 BESP-MAT21 +
BESP-ENG21
OR
Mathematics 3  + Natural    Science and Health 3 BESP-MAT21 +
BESP-NSH21
SEMESTER 2
Teaching-learning Resources 1 BESP-TLR22
Educational Foundations 1 BESP-EF122
Physical and Health Education BESP-PHE22
MAJOR SCHOOL SUBJECT (ELECTIVE  MODULES)
Natural Science and Health 4   +  English 4 BESP-NSH22 +
BESP-ENG22
OR
Social Science 4  +  English 4 BESP-SC22 +
BESP-ENG22
OR
Mathematics 4  + English 4 BESP-MAT22 +
BESP-ENG22
OR
Mathematics 4  + Natural    Science and Health 4 BESP-MAT22 +         BESP-NSH22
OR
Agricultural Education 1     OR
Design  and Technology 1
BESP-AGE22 +
BESP-DT22
School Based Studies
Phase 2
BESP-SBSP22

YEAR 3

SEMESTER 1
Educational Research BESP-ER31
Inclusive Education and Specific Difficulties BESP-IESD31
MAJOR  SCHOOL SUBJECT (ELECTIVE  MODULES)
Natural Science and Health 5
+  English 5
BESP-NSH31  +
BESP-ENG31
OR
Social Science 5  +  English 5 BESP-SC31 +
BESP-ENG31      OR
Mathematics 5  + English 5 BESP-MAT31  +
BESP-ENG31
OR
Mathematics 5 + Natural    Science and Health 5 BESP-NSH31 +
BESP-MAT31
MINOR ELECTIVE
Agricultural Education 2 BESP-AGE31
OR
Design  and Technology 2 BESP-DT31
SEMESTER 2
Curriculum Studies BESP-CS32
Research Project Phase 1 BESP-RPP132
Educational Management BESP-EM32
Counselling  and Learner Support 1 BESP-CLS132
MAJOR  SCHOOL  SUBJECT (ELECTIVE  MODULES)
Natural Science and Health 6 +  English 6 BESP-NSH32 +
BESP-ENG32
OR
Social Science 6 +  English 6 BESP-SC32  +
BESP-ENG32
OR
Mathematics 6 + English 6 BESP-MAT32 + 
BESP-ENG32
OR
Mathematics 6 + Natural    Science and Health 6 BESP-MAT32 +
BESP-NSH32
Assessment and Evaluation BESP-AE32

YEAR 4

SEMESTER 1
School-based Studies Phase 4 BESP-SBS41
Educational Foundations 2 BESP-EF241
Counselling and Learner Support 2 BESP-CLS241
Research Project Phase 2 BESP-RPP241
Learning Support in selected Major 1 BESP-NSH41
Career Specialisation Options
Teaching and Assessment Mentoring  1 BES-STAM41
OR
School Leadership and  Management  1 BES-SSLM41
OR
Curriculum Theory and  Practices 1 BESP-SCTP41
Mother Tongue/1st Language
Select one of:
English,   KhoeKhoegowab, Oshikwanyama, Oshindonga, Otjiherero, Rukwangali, Silozi,
BESP-MTENG
BESP-MTKKG
BESP-MTKwa
BESP-MTOSHI
BESP-MTOTJ
BESP-MTRULI
BESP-MTSILO
SEMESTER 2
Professional & Community Development BESP-PCD42
Learning Support in selected
Major 2 (English)
BESP-NSH42
Children’s Literature and Reading BESP-CLRS42
Teaching-learning Resources 2 BESP-TLR242
Basic First Aid BESP-BFA42
Career Specialisation Options
Teaching and Assessment Mentoring  2 BES-STAM42
OR
School Leadership and  Management  2 BES-SSLM42
OR
Curriculum Theory and   Practices 2 BES-SCTP42
Minor Elective
Agricultural Education 3 BESP-AGE42
OR
Design  and Technology 3 BESP-DT42