Buffalo City FET College
uffalo City Public FET College (BCC), based in East London, is a multi-campus college that has three campuses namely: East London Campus, John Knox Bokwe Campus and St Marks Campus, as well as the King Street Site and an Administration Centre. The Further Education and Training Colleges Act 16 of 2006, provides for the regulation of further education and training college governance, funding, and the promotion of quality in further education and training.
The programmes offered are structured to accommodate learners who have been successful at Grade 9, 10, 11 and 12, school leavers, out-of-school youth, unemployed matriculants and public- and private-sector employees, who may be up to 65 years of age.
The 3 fundamental subjects taught at BCC are:
• Language, which must be the language of teaching and learning
• Mathematics/Mathematical literacy
• Life Orientation
The vocational subjects in Education and Development are:
• Human and Social Development
• Psychology of Learning
• Art and Science of Teaching
• Early Childhood Development