Trends may come and go, but having your matric will never go out of style. If you’ve never had the opportunity to get your matric, then our Adult Matric Course is just what you need. Open yourself up to a world of possibilities when you study your matric with us.
Benefits of Studying Adult Matric
Isn’t having the matric the only benefit of studying an Adult Matric Course? Well not at all. Studying this course comes with advantages beyond your imagination. Some of the many benefits are mentioned below:
Open Doors to More Job Opportunities
Everyone has hopes and dreams. But when you don’t have matric, you have to take any job that comes your way. With an Adult Matric Course, you’ll be able to pick a job best suited to your career. It allows you to pursue job opportunities that may not have been possible before.
Your Ticket to Higher Learning
Want to be the next top lawyer or doctor in the country? Then passing your matric is essential in qualifying for the course. When you pass matric in our Adult Matric Course, you’ll be able to meet the entry requirements set by the higher learning institution.
Boost Your CV
You may have years of experience on your cover letter, making you the perfect candidate for the job. Yet when you don’t have matric, your skills and experience are often overlooked. When you get your matric, add it to your CV. Impress employers with your determination and skills.
Our Adult Matric Course
The benefits sound great right? Well imagine what having your matric will feel like. Ready to make that dream a reality? Then let’s get you on your way. If you’re wondering how to get started, our guidelines below will help you through this easy process.
We believe everyone has a right to quality education. So our entry requirements make studying matric more accessible to you. To register to study matric with us, you will need:
- To be 21 years and older
- Your grade 9 certificate or equivalent (ABET Certificate)
- Incomplete matric results if you failed matric
- To have the ability to read, write and understand English
Speak to a Course Expert
Once you meet the entry requirements, get in touch with our course experts. They will help you get registered for your course. And the greatest part? Everything happens over the phone. Skip the queues and start your journey to higher learning from the comfort of your home.
How to Pick Your Adult Matric Subjects
After being out of school for so long, you may be worried about choosing the wrong subjects. Great thing is, you don’t need to pick the subjects you had in school. Before you choose, there are a few things you need to take into consideration.
Plan on working after passing matric with us?
- Choose subjects that are similar to the job you have or career you want to pursue. The knowledge gained can be used in your daily duties.
Want to study after getting your matric?
- Pick subjects that will help you in your studies. It will lay the foundation of your higher learning education.
Keep in mind: Your home language, first additional language, maths or maths literacy are compulsory. You have the freedom to choose your elective subjects.
Do I Need to Attend Classes?
Gone are the days where you need to rush to class at night. As a distance learning college, you can study from the comfort of your home, at your own pace. This allows you to work a full-time job, and enjoy the benefits of studying part-time with us.
Adult Matric Exams
The highlight of studying Adult Matric? Your final exam of course! Examinations take place during May/June, but may be subject to change. Even though we are a distance learning college, matric exams are written in-person at a variety of exam centres.
Calculating Your Matric Results
Matriculants in school have a combined mark made up of their final exam and school-based assessments. However, your exam marks make up 100% of your matric results. Your assessments throughout the course are only there to prepare you for the final exam.
What Results do I Need to Pass Matric?
There are three matric pass requirements, namely bachelors pass, diploma pass and higher certificate pass. The better your results, the higher your pass will be. But you need to meet the minimum requirements to pass and get your senior certificate.
To pass matric, you will need to:
- Get at least 40% in your Home Language
- Obtain at least 40% in two other subjects
- Get at least 30% in four other subjects
You need to pass a minimum of 6 subjects. After passing your matric, you will be awarded with an Amended Senior Certificate from Umalusi.
Pass Your Adult Matric Course With us
Our main goal is to see you pass your matric. To ensure that you reach your study goals, we provide a variety of benefits and resources. Each plays an important role in the successful completion of your course. We provide:
- Skilled Tutors – Our tutors are equipped with the knowledge to help you pass your course.
- Matric Past Exam Papers – Practice for your final exams with our matric past exam papers.
- Student Support Services – Have any questions, or need assistance? Our student support team will help you every step of the way.
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Ace Your Adult Matric Course With us
It is never too late to get your matric. Now is the time to take control of your education. Our help, and your determination is a recipe for success. For more information, don’t hesitate to contact our course experts. You can:
- Call us on 0800 39 00 27
- Fill in our contact form for a call back
Last Updated: August 24, 2020