hillside College

Hillside College

"Deeds not words"

Matric


matric

We offer a South African (NCS and CAPS) matriculation curriculum from grade 8-12. The matriculants will be sitting for their final examinations from October to December after which they receive a National Senior Certificate.


GRADES 8 - 9

Grades 8 and 9 offers nine (9) subjects namely:

  1. English First Additional Language / English Home Language
  2. SiSwati Home Language / SiSwati First Additional Language
  3. Mathematics
  4. Social Sciences
  5. Natural Science
  6. Technology
  7. Arts & Culture
  8. Economics & Management Sciences
  9. Life Orientation

GRADES 10 - 12

Grade 10 -12 students are expected to take a minimum of eight (8) subjects of which four (4) are compulsory.


Compulsory subjects:


  1. English First Additional Language / English Home Language
  2. SiSwati Home Language / SiSwati First Additional Language
  3. Mathematics/Mathematical Literacy
  4. Life Orientation

Please note that if you chose Physical Sciences or Accounting , you are forced to do Mathematics.

Please also note that You cannot take two (2) Home laguage subjects, so if you choose English First Additional Language , you are then forced to take SiSwati Home Language. Also if you choose English Home Language , you are then forced to take SiSwati First Additional Language.


Students can choose from the following:


  1. Tourism
  2. Physical Sciences/Accounting
  3. Economics
  4. Agricultural Sciences
  5. Business Studies
  6. Geography
  7. Life Sciences