TEACHING AND LEARNING DURING EXTENDED LOCKDOWN
13 APRIL 2020Due to the announcement made by The President, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa, that the lockdown will be extended by a further two weeks, it has the following consequences for our learners:
- Trimester 1: students were due to write Trimester 1 Examinations, from 30 March 2020. These Examinations have been postponed, the new dates are still to be announced by DHET. Colleges are scheduled to re-open on 4 May 2020 after the extended lockdown;
- Semester 1, NC(V) and Occupational Programs: students were due to return from recess on 16 April 2020. This has been postponed by another two weeks. The new date anticipated for return of students is 4 May 2020.
- Preparing learning materials, assessments, revision, examination question papers and memorandums and other activities so that students can learn online with the support of the academic staff.