INDEX to GG on Multiple Exam Opportunities
Call for Comment
Closing date for comment: 1 December 2017
Four Government Gazettes (GG) were published on 10 November 2017. Four GGs were published as there are two policies (NEPA) and two sets of regulations (SASA) that the Minister intends to amend.
The proposed amendment applies to all four GGs:
The following criteria should be satisfied by a learner before the learner is allowed to exercise the Multiple Examination Option:
The Learner must:
(a) be a progressed learner;
(b) have completed all his/her SBA requirements in all seven subjects;
(c) have attended school regularly (not absent for more than 20 days without a valid reason);
(d) have written the Preparatory examination in all subjects;
(e) have failed a minimum of three subjects;
(f) The learner selecting the Multiple Examination Option must write a minimum of three subjects in his first year (excluding LO) and must have written all seven subjects by the second year.
The Government Gazettes are:
NEPA (GG 41240. No. 1249) pdf GG NEPA Multiple exam opportunity Call for comment 41240 No 1249 20171110 (233 KB)
Amend the Policy Pertaining to the Conduct, Administration and Management of the NSC Examination.
NEPA (GG 41240. No. 1250) pdf GG NEPA Multiple exam opportunity Call for Comment 41240 No 1250 20171110 (227 KB)
Amend the Programme and Promotion Requirements of the NCS (Grades R – 12 ) to include pre-conditions for multiple examination opportunities.
SASA (GG 41237. No. 1230) pdf GG SASA Multiple exam opportunity Call for Comment 41237 No 1230 20171110 (282 KB)
Amend the Draft Amendment Regulations Pertaining to the Conduct, Administration and Management of the NSC Examination.
SASA (GG 41240. No 1251) pdf GG SASA Multiple exam opportunity Call for Comment 41240 No 1251 20171110 (225 KB)
Amend the Regulations Pertaining to the NCS (Grades R – 12) to include pre-conditions for multiple examination opportunities.