ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS - creating futures - CPUT

 
ADMISSION
   REQUIREMENTS

creating futures
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                                                                                                   International Affairs’ (OIA) guideline document at
                                                                                                   www.cput.ac.za/students/life/international
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                   fee                                   3    Gather your
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                                                                                               Certificates
                                                                                               in foreign                   study permits
Be                                        form                                                 languages should
                                                                                               be submitted,                International APPLICANTS must apply
smart.                                                                        4                together
                                                                                               with English
                                                                                                                            for a Student Permit by completing
                                                                                                                            Form BI-1738.
apply                      You must pay a R100 non-refundable
                           application fee. You must attach the original
                                                                                               translations
                                                                                               done by a sworn
early.                     proof of payment to your application form.                          translator.
                                                                                                                                    You can apply at the Department
                                                                                                                                    of Home Affairs or at a South
                                                                                                                                    African embassy, mission or
                         You should track the progress of your application status on
                                                       www.cput.ac.za/study/track.        Once you receive an official              consulate abroad.
                  Official application status letters are now available for download.     letter of acceptance from the
                                                                                          Application & Registration
                                                                                          Centre at CPUT, apply to the              Students using a passport should register
     CLOSING DATES                 Admission dates are subject to change                  SA Trade Representative                   to study with a valid Study Permit,
                                                                                          closest to your home for a                which clearly indicates the name of the
31 July    Emergency Medical Care, Design and Architecture                                study permit.                             institution and the duration.
31 August Post basic Nursing (Primary Healthcare, Oncology, Occupational Health or
          Nursing Management)
31 August International applicants                                                                             Visit
30 Sept    South African applicants and all other undergraduate programmes                                 our website
           (including BTech programmes)                                                                   www.cput.ac.za
                                                                                        DISCOUNT           for updates              International APPLICANTS
                     Fees are payable in advance and are not refundable                                                    In addition to the payment listed above for South African
 WHAT                                                                                          if payment                  applications at registration, all foreign applicants
                     • R1 750.00: payable within two weeks of confirmation of
YOU WILL               acceptance of first year students. (subject to change)           5%     in full is received         (excluding refugees) must pay:
                                                                                               for annual
  PAY                • R1 750.00: credited to the account of the student.
                                                                                               fees before                R1 500 administrative fee                an upfront payment
                                                                                               14 February                (non-refundable once-off payment         of 50% of the
                       Should you fail to take up you place then this amount will                                         for all applicants registering for       anticipated fees
                       not be refunded. (subject to change)                                                               the first time – except for refugees     for the year
                                                                                        2.5%   for first semester         and applicants with permanent
 Our course          • R3 500.00: payable upon registration in January. (subject               fees paid in full          residence in SA)
 fees vary,              to change)                                                            before                                                            International
 are reviewed                                                                                  14 February                                                       applicants (except
 annually and                                                                                                             The balance of THE                     those from African &
 are subject to      The balance of your fees must be paid in either:                   2.5%   for second                 FEES FOR THE YEAR must                 SADC countries and
 change. Here’s                                                                                semester if fees           be paid by 31 May of the               refugees) pay TWO
 what you            2 instalments by 28 February          10 monthly instalments,             are received               year of study. Subject to              times the fees paid by
 should know:        and 31 August, or                     from February to November           before 14 August           change.                                South African students.
CPUT offers a variety of programmes and each have their own individual
Our qualifications   admission requirements which students must meet in order to be considered.
                                                                       Two year full-time study leads to the award of a National
                      National Higher Certificate                      Higher Certificate (not all courses offer National Higher
                                                                       Certificates).

                          National Diploma                             Three year full-time study leads to a National Diploma.

                                                                       After completion of a National Diploma, students can enroll
                                                                       for a fourth year of study, which will qualify them with a
                       BTech, MTech and DTech                          Bachelor of Technology (BTech).
                                                                       Advanced qualifications (Master’s degree and Doctorate) may
                                                                       be obtained through full-time or part-time study.

                          Bachelor Degrees                             Four years full-time study leads to a Bachelor degree.

                      Baccalaureus Educationis,                        Four years full-time study leads to a Bachelor degree in
                       BEd (Honours), MEd and                          Education (BEd). The BEd Degree leads to the BEd Honours.
                                                                       Advanced qualifications (Master’s degree and Doctorate) may
                                DEd                                    be obtained through full-time or part-time study.

       Extended curriculum programmes                         4        The ECP programme offers the following
      CPUT offers the Extended Currriculum Programmes (ECP),                                         smaller classes
      an academic support programme that involves innovative
      teaching and learning practices by extending the first year of                   intense support from their lecturers and tutors
      the curriculum into two years. The programme is offered in a        the same curriculum and qualification offered to the mainstream students
      selected number of departments.

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Faculty of Applied sciences                           Faculty of Engineering                                     FACULTY OF Education
Analytical Chemistry Landscape Technology             Building, leading to      Engineering: Computer Systems    BEd Further Education &        BEd: General Education
Food Technology      Mathematical Technology          Construction Management   Engineering: Electrical          Training (FET): Economic and   & Training (GET):
Horticulture                                          and Quantity Surveying                                     Management Sciences            Intermediate & Senior
                                                                                Engineering: Industrial                                         Phases (Grade 4–9)
                                                      Cartography (GISc)                                         Diploma in Education:
                                                                                Engineering: Mechanical          Grade R                        BEd General or
                                                      Clothing Management       Engineering: Mechatronics                                       Specialisation: Natural
Faculty of Business & management                                                                                 BEd: General Education &
sciences (part-time only):                            Engineering: Chemical     Quality (B Tech only)            Training (GET): Foundation     Science or Technology
                                                      Engineering: Civil        Surveying                        Phase (Grade R–3)
Accountancy leading to:
 Cost & Management Accounting
 and Internal Auditing
Marketing (Including BTech)                                                                                                             Faculty of Business &
Human Resources Management
Management
                                      BELLVILLE CAMPUS                                                                                  management sciences
                                                                                                                                        Sports Management
Operations Management
Public Management
                                                                                                                      MOWBRAY CAMPUS
Faculty of Health and wellness sciences
Dental Assisting (Tygerberg Hospital campus)
Dental Technology (Tygerberg Hospital campus)
Emergency Medical Care
Medical Laboratory Science
                                                                       Where                                                       GRANGER BAY
Basic Nursing (Athlone, George and Worcester)
                                                                                                                                   CAMPUS
Radiography (Diagnostic, Therapy, Nuclear Medicine,
Ultrasound)                                                           will you
                                                                     call home?
Post-basic Nursing
                                                                                                                Faculty of Business & management sciences
                                                                                                                Hospitality Management: Accommodation, Food and
Faculty of Informatics and Design                                       CPUT has several                        Beverage or Professional Cookery
Graphic Design                                                         campuses and sites.
                                                                         Check out what campus                         Faculty of Engineering
                                                                         you will be studying at!                      Engineering: Mechanical: Marine Engineering
Faculty of Applied Sciences                                                                                            Maritime Studies
Analytical Chemistry
Biotechnology
Consumer Science: Food and Nutrition
Environmental Health                                                                                              WELLINGTON CAMPUS
Environmental Management
Marine Science                             CAPE TOWN CAMPUS
Nature Conservation                                                                                                            Faculty of Applied sciences
                                                                                                                               Agricultural Management
                                                                                Faculty of Engineering                         Agriculture (Animal Production, Crop
Faculty of Business & management sciences                                                                                      Production or Viticulture and Oenology)
                                                                                Engineering: Chemical
Accountancy leading to:       Marketing
 Cost & Management Accounting Office Management and Technology
 and Internal Auditing        Printing Management                                                                    Faculty of Business & management
Entrepreneurship              Public Management                                 Faculty of Health and                sciences
Events Management             Real Estate                                       Wellness Sciences
                                                                                Optical Dispensing                   Accountancy leading to: Office Management
Financial Information Systems Retail Business Management                                                                                     and Technology
Human Resource Management     Tourism Management                                Somatology                            Cost & Management
Management                                                                                                            Accounting and         Sports Management
                                                                                                                      Internal Auditing      Tourism Management
Faculty of Informatics and Design
                                                                                                                  Faculty of Education
Architectural Technology               Interior Design
Fashion                                Jewellery Design and Manufacture                                           BEd Further Education & Training (FET) Economic
Film and Video Technology              Journalism                                                                 and Management Sciences
Graphic Design                         Photography                                                                BEd: General Education & Training (GET):
Higher Certificate in Information &    Public Relations Management                                                Foundation Phase (Grade R–3)
Communication Technology               Surface Design
Information & Communication            Three Dimensional Design, leading to the BTech                             BEd: General Education & Training (GET):
Technology                             Industrial Design                                                          Intermediate &
                                       Town and Regional Planning                                                 Senior Phases (Grade 4–9)
Languages                                                                                                                                             20                                         20
Two official languages at Home and First Additional                                                                                      20          credits
                                                                                                                                                      each
                                                                                                                                                               Agriculture          credits
                                                                                                                                                                                     each
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Culture And Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                      DANCE
Language level *                                                                                                                  credits                      AMP = Agricultural 			                               = Dance Studies
                                                                                                                                   each                        		 Management Practices                DES           = Design
 A= Afrikaans Home Language
                                                                                                                                                               AS     = Agricultural Science *        drama         = Dramatic Arts *
		 OR Afrikaans First Additional Language
                                                                                                                                                               AT     = Agricultural Technology       MUS           = Music *
E                       = English Home Language OR English First Additional Language
                                                                                                                                                                                                      VA            = Visual Arts *
AE                      = Afrikaans or English, Home or First Additional Language
                                                                                                                                                      20       Business, Commerce And Management Studies
                                                                                                                                                     credits
FAL                     = First Additional Language                                                                                                   each     ACC      = Accounting *
HL= Home Language (Any two of: Afrikaans, English, IsiNdebele,                                                                                                 BUS      = Business Studies *
		 IsiXhosa, IsiZulu, Sepedi, Sesotho, Setswana, SiSwati,
		 Tshivenda or Xitsonga)                                                                                                                                      ECON     = Economics *

               GROUP                                                                       Do you hold a National Senior                                                                                       GROUP
                        A                                                                        Certificate (NSC)?                                                                                               B
                                                                                                                                                                                                          recognised
      fundamental                                                                                                                                                                                        NSC electives
       component                                                                                     Here are your designated subjects:

Mathematical Sciences
                                                                                                  20                                                  20       Engineering And Technology
                                                                                                                                                                                                      *       Designated subjects

M               = Mathematics *                                                             credits                                                  credits
                                                                                                                                                      each
                                                                                                                                                               CIVT     = Civil Technology
                                                                                             each                                                              ELECT    = Electrical Technology
ML              = Mathematical Literacy *
                                                                                                                                                               MECHT    = Mechanical Technology
                                                                                                                                                               EGD
                                                                                                                  10
                                                                                                                                                                        = Engineering Graphics and Design *
Human And Social Studies
                                                                                                                 credits                              20       Human And Social Studies
LO = Life Orientation                                                                                             each                               credits
                                                                                                                                                      each
                                                                                                                                                               GEO      = Geography *
                                                                                                                                                               HIS      = History *
                                                                                                                                                               RELS     = Religion Studies *

                                                                                                                                                      20       Physical, Mathematical, Computer And Life Sciences
                                                                                                                                                     credits
                                                                                                                                                      each
                                                                                                                                                               CAT      = Computer Applications Technology
                                                                                                                                                               IT       = Information Technology *
  Outstanding 80-100%

                            Meritorious 70-79%

                                                 Substantial 60-69%

                                                                                  50-59%

                                                                                                        40-49%

                                                                                                                     Elementary 30-39%

                                                                                                                                                               LS
                                                                                                                                          0-29%

                                                                                                                                                                        = Life Sciences *
                                                                                                                                                               PS       = Physical Sciences *

                                                                                                                                                      20
  Achievement

                            Achievement

                                                 Achievement

                                                                      Achievement

                                                                                            Achievement

                                                                                                                     Achievement

                                                                                                                                                               Services
                                                                                            Moderate

                                                                                                                                                     credits
                                                                      Adequate

                                                                                                                                          Achieved

                                                                                                                                                      each
                                                                                                                                                               CS       = Consumer Studies *
                                                                                                                                          NOT

                                                                                                                                                               HS       = Hospitality Studies
     7                       6                   5                     4                       3                       2                      1                TOUR     = Tourism
                            Table A – National Curriculum Statement
                                and NCV Group A subject rating
Agriculture and Nature Conservation
If you hold a National Certificate (Vocational) and would like to apply to study
 Business or Engineering, then you must meet the following requirements:                     ABV    = Agri-Business                         APPV = Advanced Plant Production
                                                                                             APV    = Animal Production                     FPMV = Farm Planning and
      National Certificate                                                                                                                  		 Mechanisation
                                          Language                       You may be
     (Vocational) Level 4
                                      requirements for                required to write     Business Commerce and Management
  issued by the Council for
                                        Business and                 proficiency tests as           = Applied Accounting                           = Marketing
     General and Further
                                     Engineering courses            part of the admission    AAV                                            MARV
 Education and Training and                                                                  APV    = Advertising and Promotions            MCV    = Marketing Communication
compliance with the language                                            requirements
                                                                                             BPV    = Business Practice                     NVCV   = New Venture Creation
    requirements of CPUT                                                                            = Consumer Behavior                            = Office Practice
                                                                                             CBV                                            OPV
                                                                                             CCOV   = Contact Centre Operations             ODPV   = Office Data Processing
                                                                                             EEV    = Economic Environment                  OMV    = Operations Management
                                                                                             FPV    = Financial Planning                    PMV    = Project Management
                                                                                             MPV    = Management Practice

     GROUP                                                                                                                                               GROUP

           A                                          Do you hold a National                                                                                B
                                                                                                                                                       COMPONENT
   fundamental
    component                                        Certificate (vocational)?                                                                         (NCV Level 4
                                                                                                                                                         subjects)
     See table A.                                                                                                                                       See table B.

Languages
Official Languages at First Additional Language Level 4                                     Physical, Mathematical, Computer And Life Sciences
E(FAL) = English (First Additional Language)                                                CPV = Computer Programming               PSV = Physical Science
                                                                                            DCNV = Data Communication and Networking SADV = Systems Analysis and Design
A(FAL) = Afrikaans (First Additional Language)
X(FAL) = Xhosa (First Additional Language)                                                  Services
                                                                                            cshrV   = Client Services and Human Relations    STV = Science of Tourism
Mathematical Sciences                                 20                                    fpV     = Food Preparation                       STITV = Sustainable Tourism in SA
                                                     credits                                HGV     = Hospitality Generics                  		 and International Travel
M     = Mathematics *
                                                      each                                          = Hospitality Services                  TOV = Tourism Operations
                                                                                            HSV
ML    = Mathematical Literacy *
                                                                                            Manufacturing, Engineering And Technology
Human And Social Studies                                   10                               AEPV
                                                                                            ARMV
                                                                                                 = Applied Engineering Practices       EFSV = Engineering Fabrication -
                                                                                                 = Automotive Repair and Maintenance 			Sheet Metal Worker
                                                       credits
LO = Life Orientation                                   each                                CRWV = Carpentry and Roof Work             EPV = Engineering Processes
                                                                                            CIMV = Computer-integrated Manufacturing FTV    = Fitting and Turning
                                                                                            CSV  = Concrete Structures                 MASV = Masonry
                                                                                            CPLV = Construction Planning               MATV = Materials
                                                                                            CSV  = Construction Supervision            MSV = Mechatronic Systems
                                                                                            ECDEV= Electrical Control and Digital 		 PLUV = Plumbing
                                                                                            		 Electronics                             PEPV = Professional Engineering
                                                                                            EPPV = Electrical Principles and Practice  		 Practices
                                                                                                                                       RCPV = Refrigeration and
                                                                                            ESCV = Electrical Systems and Construction 		     Air-conditioning Processes
       80-100%

                                                                                            EWV = Electrical Workmanship
                            70-79%

                                         50-69%

                                                           40-49%

                                                                               0-39%

                                                                                            ETV = Electrotechnology                    ROAV = Roads
                                                                                                                                            = Stored Programme Systems
                                                                                            EFBV = Engineering Fabrication - 		 SPSV = Technology
                                                                                            		 Boiler making                           TECV
                                                                                                                                       WELV = Welding
       Outstanding

                         Competent

                                         Competent

                                                       Competent

                                                                            Achieved

                                                                                            Law, Military Science And                       Education, Training And
                                                       Not yet
                         Highly

                                                                                            Security                                        Development
                                                                            NOT

                                                                                             APV = Applied Policing                         ASTV = Art and Science of Teaching
      5                  4              3               2                     1              CJPV = Criminal Justice Process
                                                                                             CRIV = Criminology
                                                                                                                                            ECDV = Early Childhood Development
                                                                                                                                            HSDV = Human and Social
                                                                                             GOVV = Governance                              		 Development
                     Table B – Group B NCV subject rating                                    LEPV = Law Procedures and Evidence             LPV = Learning Psychology
Required/ recommended                                                                          ACHIEVEMENT
NSC subjects and ratings:                                                                      RATINGS FOR
                                                                                               ALL BEd
                                                                                               DEGREES
     DIPLOMAS and                              3                                                                                                                 FACULTY OF
     NATIONAL DIPLOMAS                      YEARS                                              Required/ recommended

                                                                                                                                                          EDUCATION
                                                                                               subjects and ratings:

 Agricultural Management
  Required AE4, M3 or ML5                                                                      1    An achievement rating
                                                                                                    of at least 4 or better in
                                                                                                    four NSC 20-credit
  ALSO Required one of the                                                                          subjects from the
 following: LS4, PS4, AS4                                                                           designated subject list:
 +1 OF THE FOLLOWING
 GEO3, LS3, PS3, AMP3,                                                                     •   Accounting
 ECON3, AS3, AT3                                                                           •   Agricultural Sciences
                                                                                           •   Business Studies
 Agriculture                                             FACULTY OF                        •
                                                                                           •
                                                                                               Consumer Studies
                                                                                               Dramatic Arts

                                                     APPLIED
 (Animal Production,                                                                       •   Economics                                             •   Life Sciences
 Crop Production)                                                                          •   Engineering Graphics and Design                       •   Mathematics
 or VITICULTURE                                                                            •   Geography                                             •   Mathematical Literacy

                                                    SCIENCES
 AND OENOLOGY                                                                              •   History                                               •   Music
 Required AE3, M3                                                                          •   Information Technology                                •   Physical Sciences
 +1 OF THE FOLLOWING LS4, PS4                                                              •   Languages (Home and First Additional                  •   Religion Studies
 AND 1 OF THE FOLLOWING                                                                        Language level)                                       •   Visual Arts
 GEO3, LS3, PS3, AS3, ECON3

                                                                                               2
 Analytical Chemistry                                                                                Language rating
                                                                                                     A rating of 4 for the Home Language and a rating of 3 for at least one First
 Required E3, M4, PS4                                                                                Additional language; one of the languages must be Afrikaans or English.
 RECOMMENDED 1 OF THE FOLLOWING
 LS3, ECON3, IT3, AS3, GEO3, ACC3

                                                                                               3
                                                                                                    The statement of results must indicate the following:
 BIOTECHNOLOGY
 Required E4, M4, PS4, LS4                                                                          “The candidate qualifies for the National Senior Certificate (NSC) and has met the
                                                                                                    minimum requirements for admission to a Bachelor’s degree, Diploma or Higher
                                                                                                    Certificate study as gazetted for admission to Higher Education.”
 Consumer Science:
 Food And Nutrition
 Required E4, M3 or ML4, LS4 or PS4                                                        A student who wishes to study for the Diploma in Grade R should have the
 RECOMMENDED 1 OF THE FOLLOWING CS4, HS4                                                   following :
                                                                                           • National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Diploma endorsement
 Horticulture                                                                              • Matric with ECD Level 4 and or 5 & experience (Age Group 4 to 6)
 Required E3, M3 or ML5                                MATHEMATICAL Technology             • Matric with Educare Level 5
 ALSO Required: 1 OF THE FOLLOWING PS3, LS3                            Required E3, M4     BEd: General Education and Training (GET)
 AND 2 OF THE FOLLOWING LS3, PS3, ACC3, AS3,                                                                                                                          Required subjects
                                                    ALSO Required: 1 OF THE FOLLOWING      Foundation Phase Teaching (Grade R – 3)                                      and ratings in
 BUS3, ECON3, EGD3, GEO3, IT3, VA3                              PS4, BUS4, ECON4, ACC4                                                                                 addition to the
                                                    AND 2 OF THE FOLLOWING LS3, GEO3,      BEd: General education and training (GET)
                                                                                           Intermediate Phase Teaching (Grade 4 – 7)                                  above-mentioned
 ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH                                                     EGD3, AS3, IT3                                                                                achievement
 Required E4, M4, LS4, PS4                                                                 BEd: Senior Phase [SP] and Further Education                                  ratings for
 RECOMMENDED AS4, GEO4                                       Nature Conservation           & Training [FET] Teaching                                                    BEd degrees:
                                                           Required E4, M3 Or ML5, LS4     With the following [FET] electives:
 Environmental Management                           ALSO Required: 2 OF THE FOLLOWING      Business Management           IsiXhosa                      Life Sciences
 Required E4, M4 or ML6, PS4, LS4                               AS3, GEO3, IT3, HS3, PS3   Economics                     Mathematics                   Computer Application
 RECOMMENDED GEO4                                                                          Accounting                    Mathematical Literacy         Technology
                                                                     MARINE SCIENCE        English                       Physics                       Engineering Graphic Design
 FOOD TECHNOLOGY                                                                           Afrikaans                     Chemistry
                                                    Required EHL4/ EFAL 5, M4, PS4, LS4
 Required E4, M4, PS4                                                   ALSO Required:     Two FET electives must link to one of the following SP subject:
 RECOMMENDED BUS4, LS4, IT4, MECHT4, EGD4,                     ANY OF THE FOLLOWING        Economic & Management         Afrikaans                    (See achievement ratings for
 AS4, CS4                                              AS3, GEO3, IT3, BUS3, ACC3, ECO3    Sciences OR Economic          IsiXhosa                     all BEd degrees above)
                                                                                           & Management Sciences         Mathematics
                                                                                           (Accounting)                  Natural Sciences
 Landscape Technology                                                                      English                       Technology
 Required E3, M3 or ML5
 ALSO Required: 1 OF THE FOLLOWING PS3, LS3                                                      CPUT also offers Certificate and Diploma courses for teachers and lecturers who wish to
  AND 2 OF THE FOLLOWING LS3, PS3, ACC3, BUS3,                                                   upgrade their qualifications, e.g. the National Professional Diploma in Education, Advanced
 ECON3, AS3, GEO3, EGD3, IT3, VA3                                                                Certificates in Education. The Postgraduate Certificate in Education is offered to graduates
                                                                                                 who wish to become high school teachers. For more information, consult the Faculty Office.
An achievement rating of
SPECIFIC                 Required/ recommended                                      at least 4 (50 – 59%) or better,
REQUIREMENTS             NSC subjects and ratings:                                  in four NSC 20-credit subjects
                                                                                    from the subject list are required.

   NATIONAL HIGHER CERTIFICATE
   Accountancy (leading to ND Accounting or ND Cost and Management Accounting or ND Internal Auditing)
   Required E4, M4 or E4, M3, ACC4 or E4, ML5, ACC4
                                                                                                                 2
                                                                                                                YEARS
   Financial Information systems (leading to ND Financial Information Systems)
   Required E4, M4 or E4, ML6, ACC4

   NATIONAL DIPLOMAS                                  3                                                                           Office Management And Technology
   Entrepreneurship                                   YEARS                                                                                    Required HL4, FAL4, E4, M2 or ML4
   Required E4, M2 or ML4, BUS4                                                                                                  +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ACC4, BUS4, CAT4, ECON4
   +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ECON4, ACC4                                                                                                     Part-time students to submit a two-paged CV

   Events Management                                                                                                                               Operations Management
   Required E5, M2 or ML4                                                                                                                                           Required E4, M4
   +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ACC4, ECON4, TOUR4                                                                                                              Printing Management
   Hospitality Management                                                                                                                                      Required E4, M4, PS4
   Accommodation/ Food and Beverage/
   Professional Cookery:                                                          FACULTY OF                                                              Public Management
                                                                                                                                             Required E4, M2 or ML4, BUS4, ECON4
   Required E4, M2 or ML4
    +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ACC3, BUS4, CS4, HS4, LS3, TOUR4                         Business &                                                                           Real estate
   Work experience recommended. Selection of students are
   done through an informative discussion/ interviewing                         Management                                                            Required E4, M2 or ML4, ACC4
                                                                                                                                             Retail Business Management
   process or written submission.
   Human Resource Management
                                                                                  Sciences                                                              Required E4, M2 or ML4
                                                                                                                                        +1 OF THE FOLLOWING BUS4, ECON4, ACC4
   Required E4, M2 or ML4, BUS4
   +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ECON4, ACC4
                                                                                                                                                          Sports Management
                                                                                                                                                              Required E4, M2 or ML4
   Management                                                                                                                 RECOMMENDED BUS4 and/ or ECON4, LS2 and/or PS2
   Required E4, M2 or ML4, BUS4                                                                                                     Participation as a player, coach or administrator at
   +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ECON4, ACC4                                                                                  international/ national/ provincial level will be a recommendation.
   Marketing                                                                                                                                            Tourism Management
   Required E4, M2 or ML4, BUS4                                                                                                                         Required E4, M2 or ML4
   +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ECON4, ACC4                                                                                                      +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ECON4, TOUR4, HS4

MINIMUM                 NCV                                                                          QUALITY COUNCIL FOR TRADE ORGANISATIONS
ADMISSION
REQUIREMENTS            NATIONAL CERTIFICATE
                        (VOCATIONAL)                                                     A relevant qualification registered with SAQA on NQF level 4 with a minimum of
                                                                                               120 credits and issued by an accredited UMALUSI training provider
 A National Certificate (Vocational) NQF level 4 issued by the Council
 for General and Further Education and Training with:                                      All English related subjects or unit standards on NQF level 4 with a minimum
                                                                                            of 50%, or the learner officially declared competent on these subjects/ unit
                                                                                                                               standards
                 English                                    LIFE ORIENTATION
    (First Additional Language) 50%                                50%

           MATHEMATICS
                                          +            At least four relevant
                                                                                        All Math-related subjects/ unit standards on NQF level 4 with a minimum of 60%,
                                                                                           or the learner officially declared competent on these subjects/ unit standards
               50%                                     vocational subjects
     or MATHEMATICAL LITERACY                                on NQF level 4              All relevant subjects/ unit standards on NQF level 4 with a minimum of 60%, or
               60%                                      with a minimum of 60%               the learner officially declared competent on these subjects/ unit standards
MATHEMATICS REQUIREMENTS                  LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
SPECIFIC                     Required/ recommended                                                    Mathematical Literacy is not accepted     English with a rating of 4 is compulsory for all
                                                                                                      for Engineering-related qualifications    qualifications, unless otherwise stated. Minimum
REQUIREMENTS                 NSC subjects and ratings:                                                unless otherwise indicated.               entrance criteria does not guarantee acceptance
                                                                                                                                                to a programme. Only applicants who meet the
                                                                                                                                                minimum criteria are eligible for selection based on
                                                                                                                                                departmental programme-specific academic criteria
    Maths and Physical Science is required for all qualifications except                                                                        and space constraints.
    Building and Clothing Management. Maths Literacy is not accepted for any
    Engineering Qualifications except Clothing Management).

   Building leading to Construction Management                                                                                                                  Engineering: Electrical
   or quantity surveying                                                                                                                                   Required E4, M4, and either PS4 or
    Required E4, M4                                                                                                                                                                   ELECT4
    RECOMMENDED ANY OF THE FOLLOWING                                                                                                                     RECOMMENDED 1 OF THE FOLLOWING
   ACC3, BUS3, ECON3, CIVT3, EGD3, CAT3, IT3, PS3                                                                                                                                   IT4, CAT4
   An APS score of 25 is required in addition to the above requirements.
                                                                                                                                                                Engineering: Industrial
   (excluding Life Orientation)
                                                                                                                                                                        Required E4, M4, PS4
   Cartography (GISc)                                                                                                                                                 RECOMMENDED MECHT3
    Required E4, M4, PS4
                                                                                                                                                              Engineering: Mechanical
   Clothing management                                                                                                                                                  Required E4, M4, PS4
    Required E4, ML4 or M2                                                                                                                                            RECOMMENDED MECHT3
    +1 OF THE FOLLOWING ACC3, BUS3, ECON3                                                        FACULTY OF                                                  Engineering: Mechanical,

                                                                                       ENGINEERING
   Engineering: Chemical                                                                                                                                          Marine Engineering
    Required E4, M4, PS4                                                                                                                                                  Required E4, M4, PS4
   Engineering: Civil                                                                                                                                        Engineering: Mechanical,
    Required E4, M4, PS4                                                                                                                                               Mechatronics
                                                                                                                                                                    Required E4, M4, PS4
   Engineering: Computer Systems
                                                                                                                                                         RECOMMENDED 1 OF THE FOLLOWING
    Required E4, M4, and either PS4 or ELECT4
                                                                                                                                                                     ELECT3, IT4, MECHT3
    RECOMMENDED 1 OF THE FOLLOWING IT4, CAT4
                                                                                                                                                                         Maritime studies
                                                                                                                                                                          Required E4, M4, PS4
                                                                                                                                                                                    Surveying
                                                                                                                                                                          Required E4, M4, PS4
MINIMUM
ADMISSION
REQUIREMENTS
                            NCV

  Mathematics (NCV4) rating of 5              Mathematical Literacy is not accepted
                                              for Engineering-related courses unless otherwise
                                              indicated. Mathematics (NCV4) with a rating of                                                        Engineering: Computer Systems
  English (FAL) rating of 5

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  English First Additional Language with      5 (60 – 69%) is an admission requirement for                                                             and Engineering: Electrical
  a rating of 5 (60 – 69%) is an              all engineering-related courses, except Clothing                                                                           Required E(FAL)5, M5
  admission requirement for all               Management.                                                                                                               3 OF THE FOLLOWING
  programmes.                                                                                                                                                      EPPV3, PSV3, ECDEV3, EWV3
                                                                                                                                                  (candidates must obtain at least 60% for each)
 In addition, the following ratings are required for admission.                                                                                                 Engineering: Industrial
 NCV Level 4 subjects and ratings:                                                                                            Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)
 Building leading to Construction Management or Quantity Surveying                                                                                             Engineering: Mechanical
  Required E(FAL)5, M5 (excluding Life Orientation)                                                                           Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)
 Cartography (GISc)                                                                                                               Engineering: Mechanical, Marine Engineering
  Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)                                                            Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)
 Clothing Management                                                                                                                                       Engineering: Mechatronics
  Required E(FAL)5, ML5 or M2                                                                                                 Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)
  RECOMMENDED BPV3, or FMV4 and AAV3                                                                                                                            RECOMMENDED ETV3, MSV3
 Engineering: Chemical                                                                                                                                                    Maritime Studies
  Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)                                                            Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)
 Engineering: Civil                                                                                                                                                                 Surveying
  Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)                                                            Required E(FAL)5, M5, PSV3 (candidates must obtain at least 60%)
ADDITIONAL                         DESIGN & ARCHITECTURE COURSES
Required/ recommended                                                                     ADMISSION
NSC subjects and ratings:                                                                 REQUIREMENTS                          Portfolio of prescribed work and an essay, or an
                                                                                                                              on-campus practical test of a career-specific nature
                                                                                                                                             Interview on campus

                                                                                               Required/ recommended subjects and ratings:

                                                                                            DIPLOMAS &
                                                                                            NATIONAL DIPLOMAS
                                                                                            Architectural Technology
                                                                                             Required HL4, FAL3, Afrikaans or
                          FACULTY OF                                                        English, M4 or ML6. Prescribed
                                                                                            portfolio of work must be submitted.

                  HEALTH                                                                    In addition, applicants are required
                                                                                            to attend a selection test.

                & WELLNESS                                                                  Fashion
                                                                                            Required HL4, FAL3,

                 SCIENCES
                                                                                            Afrikaans or English, M2
                                                                                            or ML4.
                                                                                            Prescribed portfolio of
                                                                                            work must be submitted.                                       FACULTY OF
                                                                                            ReCOMMENDED DES3
                                                                                            Film and Video                                     INFORMATICS
                                                                                            Technology
                                                                                            Required E4 and a letter
                                                                                            of motivation.
                                                                                                                                                 & DESIGN
                                                                                            Graphic Design
                                                                                            Required HL4, FAL3,
                                                                                            Afrikaans or English, M2
                                                                                            or ML4.
                                                                                            Prescribed portfolio of work
                                                                                            must be submitted
                                                                                            ReCOMMENDED DES3
  National certificates, national                                                           APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT,
  DIPLOMAS & BACHELOR degrees                                                               MULTIMEDIA APPLICATIONS,
                                                                                            COMMUNICATION NETWORKS
  Dental Assisting                                                                          Required HL4, FAL3, Afrikaans
                                                                                            or English, M3 or ML5
  Required M2 or ML3, LS3, HL4, E3 (if not HL)
  Dental Technology                                                                         Higher certificate in
                                                         ADDITIONAL ADMISSION               Information & Communication
  Required LS4 or PS3, HL5, E4(if not HL), M3 or ML4        REQUIREMENTS                    Technology
  Emergency Medical Care*                                                                   Required HL4, FAL3, Afrikaans or English,          Public Relations Management
  Required HL4, E4 (if not HL), M4, LS4, PS4                                                M3 or ML5                                               An achievement rating of at least 4 or
                                                                                            ReCOMMENDED IT                                      better in four NSC 20-credit subjects from
  Medical Laboratory Science                                                                                                                     the designated subject list, including the
  Required E4, M4, PS4, LS4                                                                 Interior Design                                                      following: E5, M2 or ML4.
                                                                                             Required HL4, FAL3, Afrikaans or English,         A prescribed portfolio of written work must
  Nursing (Basic qualification)                                                             M2 or ML4. Prescribed portfolio and selection                                      be submitted
  Required HL4, FAL3, AE, M3 or ML4, LS4                                                    test
                                                        PLEASE NOTE                          ReCOMMENDED DES3                                                       Surface design
  Optical Dispensing                                    Additional selection activities                                                      Required HL4, FAL3, Afrikaans or English,
  Required HL4, FAL2, AE, M3 or ML4, LS3, PS3           (e.g. interviews and/ or            Jewellery Design                                M2 or ML4. Prescribed Portfolio of work must
                                                        physical/ dexterity tests) are      and Manufacture                                                                 be submitted
  RADIOGRAPHY                                                                               Required HL4, FAL3, Afrikaans or English,                            ReCOMMENDED DES3
  (Diagnostic Radiography, Nuclear Medicine,            applicable to all programmes
                                                        in the Health & Wellness            M2 or ML4. Prescribed portfolio of work must
  Radiation Therapy, Diagnostic Ultrasound)             Sciences.                           be submitted                                             Three-Dimensional Design
   Required HL4, FAL3, AE, M4, LS4, PS4                                                     ReCOMMENDED DES3                                 Required HL4, FAL3, Afrikaans or English,
                                                                                                                                            M2 or ML4. Prescribed Portfolio of work must
  Somatology                                                                                Journalism                                                                      be submitted
  Required HL4, FAL3, E3 (if not HL), M3 or ML4, LS4;   IN ADDITION TO THE                  Required E5 and FAL4, Afrikaans or English                           ReCOMMENDED DES3
  ReCOMMENDED PS3                                       APPLICATION FORM
                                                        applicants may be required
                                                                                            Photography                                          Town and Regional Planning
                                                        to submit a biographical/           Required HL4, FAL4, English or Afrikaans,         Required HL4, FAL4, Afrikaans or English,
                                                        information questionnaire,          D symbol average matric pass.                                                  M4 or ML5
    closing dateS                                                                           ReCOMMENDED Mathematics, Science or Art
                                                        medical report or similar.                                                          ReCOMMENDED GEO4, BUS4, ECON4, TOUR4
    * 31 July
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