CERTIFICATE I IN GENERAL EDUCATION FOR ADULTS

CERTIFICATE I IN GENERAL EDUCATION FOR ADULTS - LEARNING SUPPORT

Course Code
:
22236VIC
Department
:
CENTRE FOR FOUNDATION & LANGUAGE SKILLS
Study Area(s)
:
Adult Literacy and Basic Education
Campus
:
DOCKLANDS, BROADMEADOWS, ESSENDON, MOONEE PONDS, ON DEMAND, RICHMOND
Course Length
:
Flexible(Flexible)

Start Date(s): Rolling enrolment Semester 1: 30 January 2018
End Date(s): 6 months after commencement Semester 1: 29 June 2018
Days and Time: Depending on student need

Course Overview

This course is designed as Learning Support and customised to assist students who are already undertaking studies with us. It assists students to develop their language, literacy, and/or numeracy (LLN) skills in order to achieve competent results in their vocational studies. Often students undertaking Pre-Apprenticeships or other vocational studies for the first time may also need to further develop their literacy and numeracy skills in order to successfully complete their vocational course work.

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Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBITU101AOperate A Personal Computer20
VU20009Participate In Job Seeking Activities50
VU21323Develop And Document A Learning Plan And Portfolio20
VU21324Plan And Undertake A Project30
VU21326Engage With Texts Of Limited Complexity For Learning Purposes25
VU21327Engage With Texts Of Limited Complexity For Employment Purposes25
VU21330Create Texts Of Limited Complexity For Learning Purposes25
VU21333Work With A Range Of Numbers And Money In Familiar And Routine Situations30
VU21335Work With Measurement In Familiar And Routine Situations30
VU21336Work With Design And Shape In Familiar And Routine Situations30

How will I be assessed?

Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.

Additional comments

Many students experience a lot of anxiety with literacy and numeracy. Sometimes shame can cause silence or disruption in class. There’s currently a literacy and numeracy crisis in Australia that has received a lot of media attention. Don't be afraid to ask for assistance if you need Learning Support at any stage of your vocational studies.

What will I study?

Reading, writing, numeracy, learning, oral communication and employability skills.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

 

For Business and Industry


We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2017 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Average annual course fee#
 
Concession
Average annual course fee#
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Full Fee
Average annual course fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$0.00
$0
$0
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Material Fees
per SC hour :
$0
Consumable Fees
per SC hour :
$0

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
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 the Student Support Fee. 

2017 Student Services Fee (Table 3)

 Type of cohort:
Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2017: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
480 285 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2017. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.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?

Call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule.

Can I apply?

There are no set prerequisites for this course. However you will be required to undertake a short literacy and numeracy assessment to ensure this program will assist in the further development of your LLN skills.

Where and how can I study?

Learning Support programs such as this are available at all Kangan Institute campuses.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This program aims to improve reading, writing and numeracy, as well as employability skills and may give access to further education and training opportunities.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills in goal setting, writing, reading, numeracy, listening and oral communication. The course is designed to increase your confidence in literacy and numeracy.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the program you will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the units you successfully complete. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

This program may assist with entry into further vocational studies.

How do I apply?

To apply for this course you must fill in a direct application form which can be obtained from the institute by calling 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au. This course may also have a mid-year intake.

How will I be selected for this course?

All applicants will undertake an initial LLN (Language, Literacy and Numeracy) assessment to ensure this program will assist to develop further your LLN skills.