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

The National Senior Certificate : A Qualification at Level 4 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF)

Chapter 1 : Introducing the Policy for the National Senior Certificate (NSC)

6. Changing subjects in Grades 10, 11 and 12


1) A learner may change one or more subjects in his or her Grade 10 year.


2) Learners may change a subject in Grade 11 or 12 if the school deems it is in the best interests of the learner to change a subject. The school may take such a decision only after consultation with the Head of Department or his/her delegate.