My experience at SANTS has been amazing. I am a self- paying student, but I am still continuing my studies. SANTS has given me a chance to study. If you are a student like me do not loose hope. SANTS is reliable and they assist you in every way they can. Believe me it has not been easy, but with SANTS your a future is possible.
I like the fact that the quality of the education here is of very high standard. I also like our Tutors who do their level best to support us, all of them.
I have learned and now have the ability to teach, select relevant learning and teaching support materials furthermore i am able to interact with learners in any schools as well as to identify learning difficulties, if any, and rectify them. Thanks also to tutors,they always drive us with their skills,knowledge,organisation and punctuality. Good and clear studying books SANTS have power!
SANTS Private Higher Education Institution attracts students who are passionate about teaching and without doubt, have a deep desire to become the kind of teachers that this country needs.
We are home to more than 6 000 student teachers across Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu- Natal, Free State, North West and Eastern Cape. Over the past 18 years SANTS has presented various programmes and qualifications in the education sector to more than 27 000 educators.
The SANTS Academic Department is a highly qualified and experienced team consisting of an academic manager, academic assistants and tutors who are passionate about teaching and learning. Our mode of delivery is distance education with regular face-to-face contact sessions to support our students. Students can also independently access a world renowned academic and research online information resource. The quality delivery of the programmes through purposefully developed Student Training Manuals, carefully planned Student Support Guides and support by experienced and well qualified tutors, ensures that our students cope extremely well with the academic demands of our Higher Education programmes. During their studies, students receive continuous feedback on their self-study-tasks and assignments, have access to tutor and peer support and receive coaching on how to prepare for their Work Integrated Learning (WIL). This explains why SANTS achieve a pass rate much higher than the national benchmark for higher education institutions.
SANTS is a national education and training service provider, specialising in Initial Teacher Education and Continuing Professional Development programmes. We currently offer three higher education qualifications for initial teacher education – the Diploma in Grade R Teaching, the Bachelor of Education Degree in Foundation Phase Teaching and the Bachelor of Education Degree in Intermediate Phase Teaching. These three qualifications are aligned to the Minimum Requirements for Teacher Education Qualifications (MRTEQ, 2011), with emphasis on teaching.
SANTS is renowned for the quality of its teaching and learning programmes. There are three important reasons why you should choose to study at SANTS:
¥ You will have the opportunity to get an accredited, recognized qualification and become a highly skilled and qualified professional teacher.
¥ We will expose you to the best teaching methods and practical experiences to ensure the quality of your education is directly related to the quality of your teaching in practice. These teaching methods and practical experiences are incorporated into our curricula.
¥ Our aim is to prepare leaders for the future. Therefore you will acquire an education that extends beyond the classroom curriculum.
Prospective students with an interest in and passion for teaching, have to look no further. If you are prepared to work hard, SANTS will ensure that you become the best teacher you can be.
The academic team wish you all the best in your studies and future career!