Tutoring Programme | Western Cape Education Department
Tutoring Programme
Second Chance Matric Support Programme

The aim of the Second Chance Matric Support Programme is to provide extra support to those wishing to either upgrade or complete their matric qualification.

The programme will provide free tutoring to learners who will be writing:

  • Supplementary examination, which since 2019 onwards will be written in May/June;
  • The Multiple Exam Opportunities (MEOs) NSC option (Progressed learners) in June;
  • The Amended Senior Certificate (ASC) in June until 2020; and
  • The NSC, as part-time candidates in November

The tutoring will cover the following subjects:

Accounting | Agricultural Science | Business Studies | Economics | English FAL | Geography | History | Life Science | Mathematics | Mathematical Literacy | Physical Science | Support of the 12 Home Languages, including SASL

Master teachers will provide face-to-face tutoring at selected venues. Candidates will also have access to Mindset Broadcast lessons via HD OpenView at specified broadcast centres.

The face-face-classes will use Mind the Gap study material in eight of the 11 subjects (except Agricultural Science, Business Studies and History), in addition to past question papers and study guides.

There are NO COSTS. All tuition is offered for free.

Education District Coordinators can provide details on when lessons will start. The table below provides their contact details and information on the Centres in each of the Education Districts.

Second chance matric 2020 info pamphlet