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Stationery Requirements

Cloud and Security Professional: CISCO

  • 4X A4 Lined notepads
  • 5X BLACK Pens
  • 2X Highlighter Sets
  • 1X Lever Arch File (Large)
  • 2X PVC Files
  • 3X Pencil (Clutch/HB)
  • 10 GB data per month (at least)

IT Technical Support

  • 5x a4 notepads
  • 5x black pens
  • 2x sets of highlighters
  • 1x lever arch file
  • 5x pencils
  • 1x eraser
  • 10 GB data per month (at least)
  • External HDD 500 GB

Diploma:IT Network Design & Administration

  • 15 GB data per month (at least)
  • External HDD 500GIG

Programming Foundation Software, App and Games Development

  • Black ball point pens (enough for year)
  • 4 x exam pads
  • 2 x A4 lever arch files
  • 2 x A4 file dividers
  • 4 x highlighters
  • 16 GB flash drive
  • 15 GB data per month (at least)
  • Book List:

  • Visual Communication year 1: Cant, M. 2009. Marketing: An Introduction. Juta: Cape Town. This title will be required in the 2nd semester of year one.
  • Visual Communication: Year 2: Koekemoer, L. (2014). Advertising and Sales Promotion. Cape Town: Juta. This title is required in the 2nd semester of year two
  • Ink black
  • Golden Taklon brushes Round:- No. 0000, 3, 12 & No. 4 (Flat)
  • Mixing well
  • Basic acrylic primary set (Black, white and primary colours)
  • Portfolio bag – A2 (no rings)
  • Please note that some of the material on the list such as sketch paper may need to be replenished throughout the year. With certain projects additional material may need to be purchased such as Triplex board. Students will be informed of material requirements for each project in advance.

Diploma: Visual Communication

  • NT Cutter 18mm with metal sleeve
  • NT Cutter blades 18mm
  • Pilot drawing pens 0,05, 0.3 and 0.5
  • Magic Tape 12mm
  • Aquarelle colour pencils X24
  • Drawing Pencils –HB, B, 2B, 3B, 6B and 8B
  • Fixative / hairspray
  • Eraser
  • Willow Charcoal Box (25)
  • A3 layout pad
  • Exam pad
  • X3 A2 Plastic sleeves
  • A2 Sketch pad (preferably Canson) – 180 grams fine grain
  • Putty Rubber
  • Indian ink brown/black
  • Golden Taklon brushes Round:- No. 0000, 3, 12 & No. 4 (Flat)
  • A2 green cutting pad
  • Steel ruler 1 meter
  • Contact glue (Bostik)
  • Newsprint pad (80gsm) – 100 sheets
  • Mixing well
  • 20 GB data per month (at least)
  • Backup device (32 GB Flash Drive recommended. Optional: External hard drive or solid state 250 GB) aimed at backup purposes and continuous work on projects
  • DSLR Camera specifications:

  • Should be able to change lenses
  • You should be able to adjust all settings manually for still photography
  • Should have video record capabilities and you should be able use manual settings in recording video footage.

Web Design and Development

  • 5x A4 notepads
  • 5x black pens
  • 2x sets of highlighters. This should be sufficient for the year.
  • 1x lever arch file (Workplace/Homework File)
  • 1x PVC file
  • 5x pencils
  • 1x eraser
  • 1x A3 Sketch Pad
  • Backup device (32 GB Flash Drive recommended. Optional: External hard drive or solid state 250 GB) aimed at backup purposes and continuous work on projects
  • Digital camera (optional)
  • 20 GB data per month (at least)
  • Virtual Reality Requirements
    (Recommended)

  • Phone must have a gyroscope. Older and budget versions of certain smartphones do not have gyroscopes.
  • Android phones need to be Android 4.4 (KitKat) or higher.
  • iPhones must be an iPhone 5S or newer, with iOS 8 or higher
  • VR headset that is compatible with the mobile device
  • VR Headset ranging from R300 to R600

Computer Aided Draughting & Design I & II

  • 2x Black Ball Point Pens
  • 2x Yellow Highlighters
  • 1x 30 cm Ruler
  • 1x Scale Ruler
  • 2x H Pencil or Clutch Pencil
  • 2x B Pencil or Clutch Pencil
  • 1x Pencil Sharpener
  • 1x Plastic Eraser
  • 2x A4 Exam Pad
  • 20x Tracing Paper Sheets
  • 20x Graph Paper Sheets
  • 1x Measuring Tape (3 or 5 meters)
  • 30/60 Degree Triangle
  • 45 Degree Triangle
  • 1x Protractor
  • 1x Scientific Calculator
  • 1x Clipboard
  • 1x A4 Lever Arch File
  • 1x Dividers (Numbered 1 to 20)
  • 1x PVC Carry Folder
  • 1X USB external hard drive/USB flash (8/16 GB) for student software
  • 15 GB data per month (at least)

Project Management I & II, HR Management & Practices, ICB Programmes

  • 2x Sets of highlighters
  • 4x Lever Arch Files – thick ones (3x theory, 1x workplace)
  • 2x Black Pens
  • 5x Pencils
  • 1x Sharpener
  • 1x Eraser
  • 15GB Data per month (at least)
  • 1x calculator

Graphic Design I

  • 1x PVC file
  • Willow Charcoal – Medium:
    Depending on budget, students can purchase a box of willow charcoal. One is also able to buy individual sticks from some art suppliers.
  • Ball point pen: Black
  • Set of greyscale pencils: HB, 3B, 6B
  • Set of colour pencils
  • A2 sketch paper – Medium to fine grain: Any sketchpad make can be used. Ashrad and Canson are two makes for example. App 20 sheets (These may need to be replenished throughout the semester)
  • A2 Newsprint:
    Stock newspapers are printed on. App 20 sheets. It is a cheap paper option ideal for preparation sketches and class exercises. Most stationery stores will keep this in stock. Packaging companies will also be able to supply newsprint.
  • A4 Bond paper:
    Any A4 ream of paper can be used. (These may need to be replenished throughout the semester)
  • Brush:
    Any type of round brush app 5mm-10mm. Please buy the cheapest possible option.
  • Ink:
    Small bottle of drawing ink (brown or black) 30ml. Dalon produces an inexpensive ink. If students are unable to find drawing ink, pen ink is also an alternative.
  • Pallet/Mixing well:
    Small plastic pallet for mixing inks. Any old discarded plastic container (e.g. yogurt cup) may also be used.
  • Bottle for water:
    500ml water bottle. Water is to be mixed with
    the ink.
  • Eraser and putty eraser
  • Drawing board- 600mm x 480mm
    One can buy the hardboard in sheets of 2,4 x 1,2 m (thickness 3,5mm) from most hardware stores. One sheet may therefore supply 10 boards. Students might want to wait until classes start to divide one board among 1
  • 20 GB data per month (at least)
  • *If you are unable to find any of the above equipment, or unsure of what to purchase, the facilitator will be able to advise once classes start.

Graphic Design II

  • Ball point pen: Black
  • Set of greyscale pencils: HB, 3B, 6B
  • Set of colour pencils:
  • Set of greyscale pencils: HB, 3B, 6B
  • Set of colour pencils
  • A3 sketch paper – Medium to fine grain:
  • Wire:
    Armature Wire and Floral wire (flexible thin wire). (Available at any arts and crafts stores)
  • Aluminum Foil: (Tin-Foil)
  • White Modelling Clay:
    Polymer clay or Air drying clay
  • Poster Paint: Available at PNA
  • Pallet/Mixing well:
  • Eraser and putty eraser
  • 20 GB data per month (at least)
  • *Kindly note that second year students may have some of the above equipment already. If you are unable to find any of the above equipment, or unsure of what to purchase, the facilitator will be able to advise once classes start.

Civil and Mechanical Engineering

  • 4x A4 Notepads
  • 1x 30 cm Ruler
  • 1x Scale Ruler
  • 1x Drawing Board & T-Square
  • 2x H Pencil or Clutch Pencil
  • 2x B Pencil or Clutch Pencil
  • 1x Pencil Sharpener
  • 1x Plastic Eraser
  • 1x Erasing shield
  • 1x Rim of A3 Drawing paper.
  • Set Squares (30/60 & 45 Degree Triangle)
  • 1x Protractor (Full or Half Circle)
  • 1x Large Size Compass
  • 1X Small Bow Compass
  • 1x Large Size Divider
  • 1x French curves
  • 1x Scientific Calculator
  • 1x PVC Carry Folder
  • 15 GB data per month (at least)

Electrical Engineering

  • 4x A4 Notepads
  • 1x Scientific Calculator
  • 2x H Pencil or Clutch Pencil
  • 1x 30 cm Ruler
  • 1x Plastic Eraser
  • 15 GB data per month (at least)

All Engineering and Humanities programmes

  • 15 GB data per month (at least)

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