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Technology Subjects for National Curriculum

Department of Basic Education

The department of basic education is amending the National Education Policy Act to add new technology subjects to the national curriculum statement (NCS).

According to a notice in the Government Gazette (37840 / 564 of 18 July 2014) basic education minister Angelina Motshekga, after consultation with the council of education ministers, has approved the addition of the following subjects to the NCS grades R-12:

Labour Minister Delivers Budget Vote Speech

Department of Labour

Labour minister Mildred Oliphant has brought parliament up to date on her department’s progress with its legislative programme.

The minister announced in the debate on her budget vote that:

New Occupational Qualifications Under Consideration

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations

The Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) has called for comments on a number of occupational qualifications.

According to a notice in the Government Gazette of 11 July 2014 (566/37835) the qualifications are: