Subject Choices

The following subjects are offered in the Further Education and Training (FET) phase

Grades 10-12

Compulsory Subjects

- ENGLISH (Home Language)
- AFRIKAANS or ISIZULU (First Additional Language)
- MATHEMATICS or MATHEMATICAL LITERACY
- LIFE ORIENTATION

Learners may then choose a further three subjects from the following:

- PHYSICAL SCIENCE
- ACCOUNTING
- BUSINESS STUDIES
- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT)
- COMPUTER APPLICATION TECHNOLOGY (CAT)
- LIFE SCIENCES
- HISTORY
- GEOGRAPHY
- VISUAL ARTS

Additional optional Choices:

- ADVANCED PROGRAMME MATHEMATICS (IEB)

To view a comprehensive guide on FET subject choices please click here

Learning Areas in the General Education and Training (GET) phase

Grades 8-9

- LANGUAGE LITERACY AND COMMUNICATION (ENGLISH AND AFRIKAANS OR ISIZULU)
- MATHEMATICS
- NATURAL SCIENCES (PHYSICAL SCIENCE AND BIOLOGY)
- SOCIAL SCIENCES (HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY)
- ECONOMIC AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
- LIFE ORIENTATION
- ARTS AND CULTURE