Certificate IV in Business
|Department:||Centre for Business|
|Study Area(s):||Business and Clerical|
|Course Length:||Full-time (6 months)|
|Direct Entry:||You can apply for this course directly through Kangan Institute.|
|Mid-year Entry:||This course accepts mid-year applications.|
This course provides you with the advanced administrative and computing skills needed in an office administration position.
Please note: the fees listed below relate to only 2013 courses.
|Government Subsidised||Concession||Full fee|
|Enrolment type||Average annual course fee#||Average annual course fee#||Average annual course fee#|
# Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as student services and IT fees. Click here to view 2013 Student Services and IT fees.
If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees. For more information about our fees structure, click here.
What costs and other fees should I expect?
For a fee schedule, call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or (03) 9279 2222. Alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org. Text books and other materials will cost approximately $450.
What employment opportunities will I have?
This course is designed to provide students with advanced office and computing skills including computerised accounting. Upon completion you may be able to gain a high level or supervisory position such as administrative officer, personal assistant, accounts payable or receivable officer or executive receptionist.
What skills will I have when I complete this course?
You will gain and develop advanced office skills including; producing complex business documents and spreadsheets, analysing and presenting research information, organising meetings, customer service and teamwork.
What qualifications will I receive?
When you successfully complete this course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Business.
This course is nationally recognised by the Australian Qualifications Framework.
What opportunities for further studies will I have?
You may be able to continue on to higher level studies, such as the Diploma of Business.
Upon completion, this qualification can be used as a pathway to the Bachelor of Applied Management delivered by Kangan Institute at Broadmeadows campus or courses at other universities.
Can I apply?
You may apply if you have completed VCE, or have satisfactorily completed Certificate III in Business, or have approved equivalent industry skills and experience.
How do I apply?
If you wish to apply for this course, you must obtain an application form from the Institute. Call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email email@example.com. This course also has a mid-year intake.
How will I be selected for this course?
You will be interviewed by our teachers to assess your suitability for the course.
How long is the course?
One night a week for 12 months following the set program.
In some cases a customised approach may be negotiated with the teacher to enable the course to be completed in less time.
Where and how can I study?
Study is at the Broadmeadows campus for one night per week. Students are also expected to work independently on course work and assignments.
How will I be assessed?
You will need to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required for the course. You will be assessed by written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance the type and dates of assessment. If needed, you will have the opportunity for reassessment.
Information and Enrolment Session
Thursday 7 February 2013 at 2pm in Building B, Room B101C at the Broadmeadows Campus, Pearcedale Parade Broadmeadows
What must you bring to enrolment?
- Proof of Australian citizenship/residency (birth certificate, passport, medicare card or citizenship documents)
- Proof of age if under the age of 20 as at 1st of January, 2013 (birth certificate, driver licence, passport)
What will I study?
You must satisfactorily complete ten (10) units of competency. (See the list of modules).