School of Education

Prof Carol Bertram


Carol Bertram
Dr. Prof Carol Bertram
Associate Professor

Discipline Teacher Development Studies

Contact Number 033-260-5349

Office Address Room 49, Education Building, PMB Campus

Last Updated 3 months ago

Degrees Held

  • B.Soc Sci (Psychology and History)
  • HDE (1993)
  • B.Ed (1996)
  • M.Ed (1999)
  • PhD (2009) (UKZN)

Research Interests

  • My interests are in the field of sociology of education, curriculum and knowledge structures particularly in the contexts of history education and professional learning of teachers.
    Teaching Interests: I teach on the Honours and the Masters’ TDS programmes in curriculum, teacher development, teacher learning and teacher knowledge.  I also supervise PhD students in these fields.

Selected Publications

Teaching Expertise

  • Research methods and design, curriculum, knowledge structures, teacher development, teacher knowledge, teacher professional learning.

Community Involvements

Student Supervision