Research data

The HSRC Research Data Service provides a digital repository facility for the HSRC's research data in support of evidence based human and social development in South Africa and the broader region. Access to data is dependent on ethical requirements for protecting research participants, as well as on legal agreements with the owners, funders or in the case of data owned by the HSRC, the requirements of the depositors of the data. We facilitate data use by preparing comprehensive metadata and disseminating data and related documents to appropriate target audiences. Data sharing is subject to an End User License agreement. Data sets from the following projects have been curated and are available for use:

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Research data: LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT

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2015 An inter-province study of language and literacy paradigms and practices in foundation phase classrooms in Limpopo and Gauteng

Informal conversations, scholarly debates, research reports, academic journal articles and books have been dealing increasingly with reading...

2015 Hope for rebuilding language foundations: part 1: following a cohort into a second year

This current Part-1 report serves as an extension report for Cohort 1 over a two-year period (2013-2014/5). The companion report for the rep...

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2015 Hope for rebuilding language foundations: part 2: replication in a second cohort: evidence after one year (2015)

Rather than a repetition of what was said in May last year in the first impact report after completion of one year's learner generation inte...

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2013 The role of language and literacy in preparing South African learners for educational success: lessons learnt from a classroom study in Limpopo province

According to the National Education Policy Act (No. 27 of 1996) and the South African Schools Act (No. 84 of 1996), the underlying principle...

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