Primary Agriculture NC (V) Level 2

This programme is designed to provide both the theory and practical of primary agriculture. The practical component of study may be offered in a real workplace or in a simulated workplace environment. It will provide students with an opportunity to experience workplace situations during the period of study.

Fundamental Compulsory Subjects:

  • First additional language – which must be the language of teaching and learning
  • Mathematics
  • Life Orientation

Vocational Subjects

Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
    • Soil Science
    • Plant Production
    • Animal Production

OPTIONAL

  • Agri-business
    • Soil Science
    • Plant Production
    • Animal Production

OPTIONAL

  • Agri-business
    • Soil Science
    • Plant Production
    • Animal Production

OPTIONAL

  • Agri-business

Career Paths

  • Advise farmers on farming techniques / methods
  • Work at a nursery, botanical garden etc.
  • Work at a company, advising farmers on management of finances
  • Advise farmers on marketing, advertising and selling agricultural products
  • Work as a production planner for crops and animal enterprises
  • Plant and animal production.

Career opportunity

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Food Science
  • Agricultural Science
  • Agricultural Bookkeeper
  • Farm Management
  • Forrester
  • Botanist
  • Horticulturist
  • Viticulture