UKZN Sociologist certified by Association for Applied & Clinical Sociology UKZN Sociologist certified by Association for Applied & Clinical Sociology
University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) sociologist from the School of Social Sciences, Dr Mariam Seedat-Khan was recently accredited by the Association for Applied and Clinical... UKZN Sociologist certified by Association for Applied & Clinical Sociology

University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) sociologist from the School of Social Sciences, Dr Mariam Seedat-Khan was recently accredited by the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology (AACS).

She is now one of only 25 certified Clinical Sociologists in the world, making her one of three women in South Africa to be certified by the AACS. Seedat-Khan considers this as a landmark moment in her distinguished career.

She was honoured with this recognition by the Certification Review Committee at the International Sociological Association World Congress in Canada. Her research was characterized by the committee as ‘professional and clearly demonstrated a clinical sociological perspective in your area of expertise, teaching and learning interventions in the field of education.’

Seedat-Khan developed teaching and learning interventions over a ten year period which resulted in a management tool that provides individuals with learning tools and techniques that they can utilise throughout their lives.

Seedat-Khan tailor considers, individual intelligence, attention span, interests and learning style/s. She targets measurable outcomes that demand unique solutions for each learner.

With 20 years of teaching, training and research experience from the Universities of Kwa Zulu-Natal, Johannesburg and Witwatersrand, Dr Seedat-Khan remains passionate and committed to the research process of understanding human relationships, life coaching and innovation.

Trained in Toronto, Canada and South Africa she travels extensively to keep updated on the current research, practices and innovation in the field of human and cognitive development. Her interest in human society provide insight into behaviour within social, corporate and educational institutions.

 

Source University of KwaZulu-Natal

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