UWC B Ed Admission Requirements



UWC B Ed Admission Requirements, The National Senior Certificate for Bachelor’s Degree study plus a score of no less than 33 points calculated according to the University’s approved points system, as well as the following minimum specific subject requirements area: 



• Level 4 (50-59%) in English (home or first additional language) and 



• Level 3 (40-49%) in Another Language (home or first additional language) and • Level 3 (40-49%) in Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy OR 
(b) A qualification or level of competence which the Senate of the University has deemed to be equivalent to the requirements stipulated in (a) above. 
In addition to the above, candidates are required to meet the minimum specific subject requirements for the Learning Area Specialisation combinations as seen below.



Minimum NSC Requirements​ for 2018

​ProgrammeLearning 
Area​ 
Specialisation
​Course 
Code
​                         ​                                      SubjectsPoint Score ​
BEd​​​Language & Social Sciences

ENGLISH
​   4512​English      (Home Language)     4
(50-59%)
or ​ ​English 
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)

and     
​Another  Language  (Home or 1st Additional Language)   3(40-49%)
​ Mathematics3(40-49%)or  Mathematics Literacy  3(40-49%) 
        and​    History and        Geography    
 4
(50-59%)
33​
​AFRIKAANSAfrikaans    (Home Language)     4
(50-59%)
or​​Afrikaans
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)

and​        English  (Home or 1st Additional Language)   4(50-59%)
Mathematics3(40-49%) or  Mathematics Literacy  3(40-49%) 
​ and​    History and        Geography    
 4
 (50-59%)
33​
​XHOSAXhosa     (Home Language)     4
(50-59%)​

or​Xhosa
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)
and​ English  (Home or  1st Additional Language)   4(50-59%)​​Mathematics3(40-49%) or  Mathematics Literacy  3(40-49%)  
 ​andHistory and        Geography    
 4
(50-59%)​​
33​
BEd​​Language & Life Orientation

ENGLISH
​45​13  ​ ​English      (Home Language)     4
(50-59%)​ 

or​ ​English 
(1st Additional 
Language)5(60-69%)
and​Another Language(Home or 1st Additional Language)  3 (40-49%)​
​​Mathematics3(40-49%) or  Mathematics Literacy  3(40-49%) 
 
 ​  and​LifeOrientation 4(50-59%) ​      33
​AFRIKAANSAfrikaans    (Home Language)     4(50-59%)
​​
or​​Afrikaans
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)

and         English  (Home or 1st Additional Language)   4(50-59%)​

​Mathematics3(40-49%) or  Mathematics Literacy  3(40-49%) 
​  and          ​​               LifeOrientation 4(50-59%)
​      33
​XHOSA​Xhosa     (Home Language)     4(50-59%)​

or​​​Xhosa
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)
and​English  (Home or 1st Additional Language)   4(50-59%)​​Mathematics 3(40-49%) or  Mathematics Literacy  3(40-49%)​ 
 ​and​​               LifeOrientation 4(50-59%)
​    33
​BEdFoundation 
Phase
​4517​​English      (Home Language or 1st Additional Language)  4(50-59%)
andAnother  Language  (Home or 1st Additional Language)   4(50-59%)​​

andMathematics3 (40-49%)​or       Mathematics      Literacy5
(60-69%)​

​        N/A​              N/A
​    33
BEd​​Language & 
Mathematics

ENGLISH
​4515​ English (Home Language)     4(50-59%)​ 
or​ ​English 
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)
and​Another (Home or 1st Additional Language)  3 (40-49%)
​  Mathematics         4(50-59%)​    or​Mathematics Literacy6
(70-79%)
​    33
​AFRIKAANSAfrikaans    (Home Language)     4(50-59%)​orAfrikaans
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)​
andEnglish(Home or1st Additional Language)4(50-59%)​
​Mathematics         4(50-59%)​    orMathematics Literacy6(70-79%)    ​33
​XHOSAXhosa     (Home Language)     4
(50-59%)​​
or​Xhosa
(1st Additional 
Language)
5
(60-69%)
andEnglish(Home or1st Additional Language)4(50-59%)​
​Mathematics         4(50-59%)​   or​      Mathematics                Literacy6(70-79%)​​    33
​BEd​​Mathematics & Natural Sciences​4516​ English(Home or 1st Additional Language) 4  (50-59%) ​and​ ​Another Language 
 (Home or 1st Additional Language)  
3
(40-49%)  
and     Mathematics 4(50-59%) or  Mathematics Literacy 6 (70-79%)​​ Life Science 4
(50-59%)
​   or​   Physical Science4(50-59%)​    3 3