A full-time course load is 12-16 U.S. credits per semester. All students are required to participate in the 3-credit cornerstone course, Introducing South Africa: History, Politics and Culture.
Honors Level Courses and Master’s level courses:
Through the UWC course catalog:
|CAPE SMCI 310||Introducing South Africa: History, Politics and Culture||3||Spring/Fall|
The largest academic unit, typically referred to as a school or college at a US university, is the faculty. UWC features courses on its website by faculty.
Official course registration will take place once you have arrived on campus. You will be able to make changes to your course selections up until the point of registration.
Please indicate a total of 7-9 courses that suit your academic needs.
If your enrollment is conditional upon entry into a specific course or courses, it is very important that you indicate these requirements at the bottom of the online course form on your Arcadia Passport.
The following information is vetted and provided by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) on the Electronic Database for Global Education (EDGE).
|Percentage||Description||Suggested U.S. Equivalent|
|75 – 100%||1st Class||A|
|70 – 74%||2nd Class/Division 1||B+|
|60 – 69%||2nd Class/Division 2||B|
|50 – 59%||3rd Class||C|
|0 – 49%||Fail||F|