What are the principles of CAPS curriculum?

The CAPS curriculum is driven by several core principles. Social transformation The curriculum ensures the educational imbalances of the past are redressed and that equal educational opportunities are provided for all sections of the population. Active and critical learning The curriculum encourages a dynamic and critical approach to learning rather than rote and uncritical learning … Read more

Find out about the CAPS Foundation Phase document

Get all the information you need on the Foundation Phase document to become a top teacher in South Africa now! The CAPS document for the Foundation Phase, published by the Department of Basic Education, contains all the guidance on the content and assessment requirements for the Foundation Phase subjects at schools in South Africa. This … Read more

Everything you need to know about the CAPS document for the Intermediate Phase

A guide to the Intermediate Phase CAPS document with all the information you need to be a top teacher! The Department of Basic Education in South Africa developed and published a National Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement, known as CAPS, the curriculum used in state schools. CAPS covers all twelve grades in the South African … Read more

FET Physical Sciences

WHAT IS PHYSICAL SCIENCES? Physical Sciences investigate physical and chemical phenomena. This is done through scientific inquiry, application of scientific models, theories and laws in order to explain and predict events in the physical environment. This subject also deals with society’s need to understand how the physical environment works in order to benefit from it … Read more