Minimum requirements to pass matric

2014-01-12 06:00

The minimum requirements to obtain the National Senior Certificate are:

(a) Achieve 40% in three subjects, one of which should be a home language

(b) Achieve 30% in three other subjects

Higher Education South Africa has developed further criteria required for admission to institutions of higher learning. The criteria are as follows:

1. Higher Certificate

(a) 30% in the language of teaching and learning of the institution of higher learning concerned

(b) Further criteria stipulated by institution of higher learning

2. Diploma

(a) 30% in the language of teaching and learning

(b) 40% and 49% in four subjects

(c) 30% in remaining subjects

3. Bachelor

(a) 50% or more in four subjects

(b) 40% home language

(c) 30% language of teaching and learning

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