What are the CAPS?
CAPS stands for Curriculum Assessment Policy Statements. It is a revision of the current National Curriculum Statement (NCS). With the introduction of CAPS, every subject in each grade will have a single, comprehensive and concise policy document that will provide details on what teachers need to teach and assess on a grade-by-grade and subject-by-subject basis. This curriculum review has the aim of lessening the administrative load on teachers, and ensuring that there is clear guidance and consistency for teachers when teaching. More...
Survival Guides for the CAPS Curriculum
To support you in the implementation of the CAPS , we have published this handy pocket guide filled with useful information, including programme of assessments for each subject, exam guidelines and an overview of the main topic changes.
Curriculum documents from the Department of Basic Education