Certificates of competence or declarations of attendance will be issued to those attending a short course in accordance with the following requirements:

a) Certificates of competence may only be issued if those attending the course completed the course concerned successfully and a formal process of assessment, as determined by the academic requirements, was completed. Thereafter it may be declared that a sufficient level of complexity has been achieved for the specified learning outcomes.

b) Certificates of attendance may be issued to those attending the course and where there was no process of assessment, on condition that they attended the relevant course satisfactorily.

For digital certification, the following will apply:

a) Contact and blended short course participants will have the option to select either a printed or digital certificate when applying to attend a short course.

b) For fully online short course presentations, participants will be issued with a digital certificate.

Please direct enquiries relating to certification to shortcourse@sun.ac.za.

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