On the basis of the Samoan School Leaving Certificate Examination or equivalent the following are the entry criteria for the Foundation Certificate in Education.
  • At least 200% aggregate in the best three subjects plus English:  English to be at least50%

At least 50% in Mathematics

At least 50% in any Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Agriculture)

  • A student who has an Aggregate of 200% but 40-49% in English, will enrol in and Pass HEN003 in semester 1 before proceeding to HEN004 in semester2
Foundation Certificate (Education) enrolments: (10 courses):
i. Six compulsory: HCS081, HED001, HEN004, HSA002, HMA071, HMA072, and;
ii. One or two courses from: HAC001, HAC002, HAN001, HBI011, HBI012, HCH031, HCH032, HCL001, HEC001, HEC002, HEN005, HGE001, HGE002, HHI001, HHI002, HMA010, HMA020, HMA030, HMG001, HMK001, HPH021, HPH022, HSO001, HSO002, HST050 and
iii. One or two courses from: HAG041, HAG042, HFT001, HFT002, HFT003, HFT004, HMU001, HMU002, HPA003, HPA004, HPE001, HPE002, HVA001, HVA002, TCJ013, TCJ015.



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