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					Learning Material
          for the
    Primary Agricultural
          Sector

   Supported by:
Department of Agriculture
     and AgriSETA
        10 Qualifications
Learning Materials have been
developed for 10 qualifications:
•National Certificates in Animal
Production (Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4)
•National Certificates in Plant
Production (Levels 1,2,3,&4)
•National Certificates in Mixed Farming
Systems (Levels 1&2).
       Modules available for
      Fundamental and Core :
 Fundamental              Core           Elective

                      Agric
  Communication
                      Business
  Maths               Generic
                      Agriculture
  Agriculture
  Specific            Animal
                      Production

                      Plant
                      Production

Total of 151 modules across levels 1-4
   Learning Materials are:
•Outcomes based,
•Interactive,
•Unit Standard aligned, and
•Consists of:
  –Learner Workbook (level1)
  –Learner guide
  –Facilitator guide and
  –Assessor guide
             Availability
•Public domain
•Available to a wide range of
stakeholders
  Skills Development Facilitators
  Workplaces
  Providers & learners
  Extension Officers
     Skills Development
          Facilitators
•Skills Analysis
•Information to employees
•Resource tool
                 Workplaces

•Information relevant to Business (HR,
Marketing, Financials)

•Best Practices (water quality, tools & equipment)
•Business Processes & Procedures (Job
descriptions)
           Providers
•Generic nature that allows for
contextualisation
•Aligns with unit standard
•Guidelines / Tips to facilitators
•Design integrative learning and
assessments
       Contextualisation
•Aspects to consider

•Learner activities and environment
•Assessment approach & methods
•Commodity specifics
•Agri practices and markets
•Operating procedures on a farm
           Available:
On the AgriSETA Website
•In PDF format,
•In Word format.
   Contextualising Learning
          Material
Provincial workshops by
Impetus:
•Capacitate providers to contextualise
and build on current modules,
•Learning Program design,
•Assessment strategy and tools .

				
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