The qualification allows for both horizontal and vertical The fundamental unit standards should give the learner access to any qualification at NQF level 3, subject to entry requirements of the individual provider offering such learning.
49043: National Certificate: Mineral Processing, NQF Level 2. Vertical articulation can occur with: 50305: National Certificate: Food Laboratory Analysis, NQF Level 3.
Horizontal articulation can occur between the various mineral processing specialisation areas, and on a unit standard level within the different NQF Level 3 qualifications, such as: ID 58537: National Certificate: Chemical Operations NQF Level 3.
This is the third qualification in the learning pathway for Mineral Processing. A learner would proceed from this qualification to a National Diploma or Degree in Extraction Metallurgy or Chemical engineering.
A typical learning pathway in this field would start with this qualification and proceed to the National certificate, NQF Level 3: Mineral Processing and Supervisory, management and leadership competencies.
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