2015 matriculants can now apply for supplementary, re-mark and re-check

Learners who wrote their National Senior Certificate exams last year and are not happy with their results, they now have an opportunity to apply to write a supplementary exam, or have their papers re-marked.

According to Western Cape Education Department, 7000 out of the 53 000 learners who wrote exams last year, qualify for supplementary.

CapeTalk’s Pippa Hudson interviewed Debbie Schafer, MEC for Western Cape Education Department.

Listen to the full conversation on the Pippa Hudson Show:

She says there is no cost for supplementary but there is definitely a fee for re-mark and re-check which the correct amount could be found on their website.

Applications should be in by closing of business on Wednesday the 20th


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