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South African Schools Act, 1996 (Act No. 84 of 1996)


Regulations for the Conduct, Administration and Management of Assessment for the Senior Certificate, 2005

Chapter 7 : Standardisation, Processing and Release of Results

39. Processing of marks


(1) The marks obtained by learners, as reflected on the mark sheets, must be captured by specifically trained staff.


(2) In order to ensure accuracy in the capture of marks, all marks must be verified using the double-capture method or a verification method approved by HEDCOM.


(3) The assessment body must closely monitor the capture of marks.


(4) The results of the Senior Certificate examination will be printed in a common format for all provincial departments of education, taking into consideration provincial differences.