Caps curriculum - Subject Choices 

Intermediate Phase Grades 4 to 6 (6 Subjects)

  • English

  • Afrikaans

  • Mathematics

  • Natural Science & Technology

  • Social Sciences

  • Life Skills

Senior Phase Grades 7 to 9 (9 subjects)

  • English

  • Afrikaans

  • Zulu second additional Language choice

  • Natural Science

  • Mathematics

  • Social Science

  • Life Orientation

  • Technology

  • Economic & Management Science

  • Creative Arts

Further Education & Training Phase Grades 10 to 12 (7 Subjects)

Pre-requisites

  • If a learner chooses Physical Science or Accounting the learner must have chosen Mathematics Core as a compulsory subject

  • A learner cannot choose the same Language for First Additional Language as has been chosen for Home Language

  • A learner cannot choose both Accounting and Business Studies as they are part of

  • the same organisational structure even though Accounting is on both

    Line 1 and Line 2

  • A recommended requirement for Mathematics Core is a mark of 50% for Grade 9

    Mathematics

 

RECOMMENDED Requirements

Note: The below requirements needed from Grade 9 subjects in order for a learner to study the underlined subject

Physical Science

  • 60% for the Physical Science component of Grade 9.

  • 50% pass for Mathematics at the end of Grade 9.

  • Mathematics Core is a prerequisite for Physical Science.

Accounting

  • 60% minimum pass rate for the Accounting component of EMS in Grade 9.

  • 60% final Grade 9 Accounting Exam.

    or

  • 60% for Mathematics in Grade 9.

  • Mathematics Core is a prerequisite for Accounting.

Information Technology

  • Mathematics 60% in Grade 9.

  • Mathematics Core is a prerequisite for Information Technology.

Life Science

  • English 50% in Grade 9.

  • Mathematics 60% in Grade 9.

  • Life Science 60% in Grade 9.

  • Physical Science 50% in Grade 9.

Name *
Name
Parent/Guadian *
Parent/Guadian
Compulsory Subjects *
Home Language *
First Additional Language *
Group 2
Group 3
Group 4
Group 5
One subject must be chosen from Group 2 to Group 5 with a minimum of 3 subjects in total.