Sekundary School II – NSC

National Senior Certificate offered at the Deutsche Schule Pretoria


National Senior Certificate + Deutsches Sprachdiplom 2 (NSC + DSD 2)

Subject Choices

5 Compulsory Subjects

  • English Home Language
  • Afrikaans First Additional Language
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematical Literacy with Maths
  • Life Orientation
  • German Home Language/German Second Additional Language


2/3 Optional Subjects

  • Accounting
  • Business Studies
  • French Second Additional Language
  • Geography
  • History
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Science
  • Visual Arts


A portfolio of evidence will contribute 25% and final examination 75%. Practical /performance assessment components may contribute a further 25%, making the final examination in such cases worth 50%.

Life Orientation will be assessed through a combination of a portfolio of evidence and prescribed subject specific practical assessment i.e. no external examination.


Curriculum and assessment responsibilities – NSC+DSD2


Deutsches Sprachdiploma / German language diploma


South Africa

All subjects according to IEB standards


For more information kindly contact:

Mrs Louise Lotter
Tel:  +27 (0)12 803-4106/7/8
Fax: +27 (0)12 803-4109