A learner may be admitted to this qualification when
• s/he has obtained Matriculation Exemption in South Africa or a certificate from another country which is recognised by Senate to be the equivalent thereto;
• s/he qualifies for Mature Age Exemption on the basis that s/he is 23 years of age at the time of registration and obtains a Mature Age Exemption certificate;
5.3 s/he has obtained Senate Discretionary Exemption in terms of the regulations as applied by the Senate.
5.3.1 APR 111 and APR 122 (Academic Practices and Reasoning, 16 credits) are compulsory modules for learners registered in terms of the SDE program.
This is a structured, professional qualification consisting of 384 credits and has the following curriculum:
• Year 1
Foundational: TNT111; THB111; TCH111; TST111; THB121; TNT121; TCH121; TST121
Electives: (Any two of the following) THB112; TNT122; TET 111; ESP111; ESP122; or any other module in consultation with the Programme Coordinator)
• Year 2
Foundational: TPT111; THB211; TCH211; TST211; TPT121; TNT221; TCH221; TST221
• Year 3
Foundational: TPT211; TPT221
Core: Two first semester modules from the following: TCH311; THB311/312; TNT311; TNT312; TST311 or TST312. Two second semester modules from the following: TCH321; THB321; TNT321; TNT 322; TST321 or TST322.
Electives: Two modules (one per semester) from the following: TRS111; TRS121; TBH111; TBH121; TBH211; TBH221; TCC131; TCC132; GRA111; GRA121; GRB111; GRB121; GRK211; GRK221; or any other modules in consultation with the Programme Coordinator.
A learner who has obtained a 3-year Diploma in Theology at an institution recognised by Senate and whose
qualifications are recognised by SAQA, may be exempted from up to one half of the modules necessary for the
Bachelor or Diploma in Theology if similar modules have been successfully completed at that institution.