You will first need to decide which institution you would to offer your program at. The general requirements are as follows
What do I need to have completed before I can apply to study these courses?
- To enter N4 – Grade 12 (with related subjects and a 50% pass), N3 Certificate or equivalent qualification
- To enter N5 – N4 Certificate or equivalent qualification
- To enter N6 – N5 Certificate or equivalent qualification
You must have passed the following subjects at school:
The criteria for application for the National N-Diploma are:
- A minimum of 4 subjects completed at each level of certification.
- A minimum of 2 years of practical experience in the field of study.
- 1 year (each level is 12 weeks)
- 2 years practical work experience in industry for a National N-Diploma
- Enrolment in January, May and September.
Once you meet the above qualifications, the start the online application when the admissions are open
- R105 for online applications
- R160 for hard copy applications
a.Admission requirement(s) and selection criteria:
•FOR APPLICANTS WHO OBTAINED A SENIOR CERTIFICATE BEFORE 2008:
–Applicants who intend to enrol as full-time day-class students: a Senior Certificate or an equivalent qualification with English at Higher Grade (D symbol) or Standard Grade (C symbol) and two other subjects at Higher Grade, one of which with a D symbol.
–Applicants who are employed full-time by the South African Police Service: a Senior Certificate or an equivalent qualification.
Swedish formula (only for applicants who are not employed).
English, Mathematics and Physical Science:
All other subjects:
Maximum points that can be obtained: 48.
Applicants who score 24 or more points (for a maximum of six subjects) according to the formula for academic merit will be considered.
Prospectus 2018 – Faculty of Humanities
•FOR APPLICANTS WHO OBTAINED A NATIONAL SENIOR CERTIFICATE IN OR AFTER 2008:
A National Senior Certificate with a bachelor’s degree or a diploma endorsement, or an equivalent qualification, with an achievement level of at least 3 for English (home language or first additional language) and 3 for Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy.
To be considered for this qualification, applicants must have an Admission Point Score (APS) of at least 20.
No further assessment will be done. Applicants who achieve the minimum APS will be con- sidered until the programme complement is full.
–Soshanguve South and Polokwane campuses (day classes).
–Distance education with limited contact classes per subject per semester at Cape Town or Durban service points.
d.Intake for the qualification:January only.
e.Exclusion and readmission:
See Chapter 2 of Students’ Rules and Regulations.
f.Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), equivalence and status:See Chapter 30 of Students’ Rules and Regulations.
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