Recently completed postgraduate projects of PhD students
Van Staden, H. 2012. The use of clothing labels by female black low-literate consumers. Promotor: Prof M van der Merwe; Co-promoter: Prof AM van Aardt.
Matenge, STP. 2011. Utilisation of traditional and indigenous foods in the North-West Province of South Africa. Promotor: Prof A Kruger; Co-promoter: Prof M van der Merwe; Assistant promoter: Dr H de Beer.
Recently completed projects of Master’s degree students
Coelho, D.C. 2016. Older female consumers' quality perception of clothing during pre- and post-purchase decision-making. Supervisor: E Botha, Co-supervisor: N van der Colff
Pretorius, L.S. 2016. Rural consumers' consciousness and use of the Consumer Protection Act in the Valspan community within the Phokwane Municipality. Supervisor: M. du Preez; Co-supervisor: N. Le Roux; Assistant supervisor: E.L. Barratt.
Coetzee, L. 2015. Exploring household food security and the acceptance of an amaranth enriched food product. Supervisor: Dr H. De Beer; Cp-supervisor: Dr A. Mielmann.
Havenga, R. 2015. Food label knowledge: a comparison between developing and developed country context.Supervisor: Prof M. van der Merwe; Co-supervisors: Proff M.J.C. Bosman and M. Warnock.
Swart, P. 2015. Assessment of food security-related projects of the Student Rag Community Service Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University. Supervisor: Dr H. de Beer; Co-supervisor: C. Niesing.
Van Wyk, D. 2014. Exploring household food security in the Vaalharts area. Supervisor: Dr H. de Beer; Co-supervisor: L. Wyma.
Irvine, F. 2014. Functionally low-literate consumers’ use of food labels in the rural area of Valspan in the North West Province of South Africa. Supervisor: Prof M. van der Merwe; Co-supervisors: Pr M.J.C. Bosman and Dr. H van Staden.
Jordaan, F. 2014. Enhancement of household food security by addressing food utilisation, production and handling practices, Viljoenskroon. Supervisor: Dr H. de Beer; Co-supervisors: M. du Preez and N. van der Colff.
Van der Merwe, L. 2014. Motivation of women to participate in an income-generating project: FLAGH programme.Supervisor: Dr H. de Beer: Co-supervisor: E.Botha
Van Schalkwyk, C. 2014. Consumers' knowledge of clothing labels in a developing and developed country context.Supervisor: Prof M. van der Merwe; Co-supervisors: Proff M.J.C. Bosman and M. Warnock.
Dreyer, H. 2013. Consumers' understanding and utilisation of textile eco-labels when making a pre-purchase decision. Supervisor: Mrs E. Botha; Co-supervisors: Prof M. van der Merwe and N. le Roux.
Labuschagne, A. 2011. Consumers' expectations of furniture labels during their pre-purchase information search: towards label development. Supervisor: S.D. van Zyl; Co-supervisor: Prof M. van der Merwe; Assistant supervisor: Prof A. Kruger.
Molefe, KM. 2011. An education and training programme as a strategy to improve consumers' knowledge and operation towards basic water utilization. Supervisor: Dr M.D. Venter; Co-supervisor: L. van Niekerk.
Niemann, A.M. 2011. Male and female consumers' knowledge, perceptions and use of clothing labels. Supervisor: M. Larney; Co-supervisor Prof A.M. van Aardt
Prinsloo, N. 2011. Consumer satisfaction with food labels during the pre-purchase in-store evaluation: a study in Gauteng. Supervisor: Prof M. van der Merwe; Co-supervisors: Proff M.J.C. Bosman and A.C. Erasmus.
Wyma, L. 2011. Consumers' preferences for private and national brand food products. M. Consumer Sciences. Supervisor: Prof M. van der Merwe; Co-supervisors: Prof M.J.C. Bosman and A.C. Erasmus; Assistant supervisor: Prof H. Strydom.