This is ideal for you if you:
Alternatively, consider Grade 8–11 IEB-aligned if you:
Purchase the Self-assessment Portfolio in the brainBOOKS Store and enrol for the optional Final Formal Assessment.
Complete the included mid-year examination Self-assessment Portfolio items.
Revise the year’s work. Consider enrolling for the optional Final Formal Assessment.
Write the optional Final Formal Assessment according to the set schedule (if enrolled).
Receive a Brainline report if you enrolled for the optional Final Formal Assessment.
It is recommended that your child/the student has passed the previous grade.
You, the parent/guardian/the student are responsible to source study material according to the suggested work schedule and textbooks.
You are required to facilitate your child/the student through the year. Supervision by an independent invigilator is recommended for the optional final examinations.
Enrolment closes in September.
One academic year per grade.
If you want a Brainline report for your child/the student, consider enrolling for the optional final examinations.
If your child/the student is enrolled for the optional final examinations, a printer, scanner and internet access is required.
You, the parent/guardian, are responsible to source study material although Brainline will provide you with a list of suggested resources and work schedule.
Enrolments are only accepted for the full assessment portfolio in all the subject. Single subject enrolments are not available.
You will receive a Cycle 1 and 2 Test, and a mid-year examination assessment portfolio, for each subject with your purchase. Your child/the student should complete these items, as the outcome will enable you to monitor their progress.
Marking guidelines and assessment mark sheets are included in the assessment portfolio.
You, the parent/guardian/competent assessor, can mark these items at your own pace, as completed by your child/the student. You should file the completed marked items as evidence of compliance
Enrolling for the optional final examinations will give you access to brainONLINE where you will download and upload all your child’s/the student’s completed assessment items.
These examinations are written in the comfort of your own home according to a strict schedule that is published on brainONLINE and available upon enrolment, and are marked by experienced subject specialists.
Supervision by an independent invigilator is recommended for the optional final examinations.
Your child/the student will receive a Brainline report on brainONLINE if you have enrolled him/her for the optional final examinations.
Engineering and Computer Sciences
Mathematics is highly recommended.
Mathematics is compulsory.
Mathematics is recommended.
You need to attend a compulsory scheduled oral session in Grade 12 at one of our five branches.
A compulsory practical workshop in Grade 11 and 12 at a designated Brainline branch. Additional fees apply.
Compulsory practical examinations in Grade 12 at a designated Brainline branch. Additional fees apply.
Engineering Graphics and Design
Additional software required: TurboCAD 21 Deluxe. An A3 printer is required.
Basic conversational fluency is required.
As this is a First Additional Language subject, the curriculum does not teach basic skills, but focusses on grammar, writing skills and literature.
Computer Applications Technology
– Requires the full professional version of Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Microsoft Office 365 containing these full versions will also be accepted.
– Compulsory practical examination in Grade 12 at a Brainline branch.
|BrainlineEXPRESS for Grade 8–11|
|Assessment portfolio (purchased on the brainBOOK Store)||Optional final examination (Highly recommended)|
|Grade 8 or 9||R4 400
(Available end January 2018.)
|Grade 10 or 11||R6 400
(Available end January 2018.)
Enrol for Optional
Final Formal Examination
This will give you access to brainONLINE where you will download and upload all your child’s completed assessment items.
These examinations are marked by experienced subject specialists.