Course in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy

Course in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy

Course Code
:
22294VIC
Department
:
Foundation & Pathways
Study Area(s)
:
Adult Literacy and Basic Education
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Part-time day(1 year)

Start Date(s): 29th January 2018
End Date(s): 7th December 2108
Days and Time: Monday and Friday

Course Overview

The Course in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy are intended to support development of the literacy and numeracy skills of learners with intellectual disabilities.

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Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
VU21724Recognise and use letters of the alphabet40
VU21725Recognise pictures and symbols40
VU21726Read simple words80
VU21728Write simple words80
VU21734Recognise and use time40
VU21735Recognise coins and notes40
VU21736Recognise basic mathematic symbols and processes25

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. 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.

What will I study?

Basic mathematical symbols and processes, recognising and using time, recognising and using coins and notes, recognising pictures and symbols, reading and writing simple words.

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 2018 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
$246.00
$49
$1100
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Average material
fees per annum *

$30


Average consumable
fees per annum*
$130


# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
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. 

2018 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 2018: $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
360 205 $1.20 $0.24 $5.37

^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 2018. 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?

This is a foundation level course. Please contact Centre for Youth and Work Education on 9279 2244 to discuss course entry requirements (including a 1:1 assessment interview), course commencement dates and related fees and costs. There may be some additional costs for materials and excursions. Students will be notified of these prior to commencement.

Can I apply?

There are no set prerequisites for this course.

Where and how can I study?

This course is offered part time at the Broadmeadows Campus;

What employment opportunities will I have?

Completion of the Course in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy provides a pathway to further study in the Certificate 1 in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills in recognising and using pictures and symbols, reading and writing words, using mathematical symbols and processes, and using time and money.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the qualification Course in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework, this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

This course will lead to further studies including the Certificate 1 in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy.

How do I apply?

Please contact Centre for Youth and Work Education on 9279 2244 or email ssiebel@kangan.edu.au or BYang@kangan.edu.au  to discuss course entry requirements (including a 1:1 assessment interview), course commencement dates and related fees and costs. There may be some additional costs for materials and excursions. Students will be notified of these prior to commencement.

How will I be selected for this course?

By interview. Selection will be based on motivation and ability to study in an adult learning environment. Please bring recent school reports and any disability assessments to interview.