VCE - VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION

VCE - VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION

Course Code
:
VCE0000001
Department
:
Youth & Work Education
Study Area(s)
:
VCE and VCAL
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Full-time(2 years)
Part-time day(3 years)
Part-time night(3 years)

Start Date(s): 5 February 2018
End Date(s): 16 November 2018
Days and Time: Full time 5 days a week

Course Overview

This Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) course is designed to improve your employment prospects, encourage personal development, qualify you for entry into tertiary courses and provide you with skills in a number of subject areas.


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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
EN012CENGLISH 2C100
EN013CENGLISH 3C100
EN013DENGLISH 3D100
EN014CENGLISH 4C100
EN014DENGLISH 4 D100
HH033BHEALTH AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 3B100
HH034BHEALTH AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 4B100
HI031History 1- Twentieth Century History100
HI042History - 20th Century (post 1945) 2100
IT0011Information Technology 1100
IT0012Information Technology 2100
MA071BMATHEMATICS - GENERAL MATHEMATICS 1B100
MA072BMATHS - GENERAL MATHEMATICS 2B100
PLO033Philosophy 3100
PLO034Philosophy 4100
PY033BPSYCHOLOGY 3 B100
PY034BPSYCHOLOGY 4 B100

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BI0011BIOLOGY 1100
BI022Biology 2100
BI033Biology 3100
BI034Biology 4100
BMO11BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 1100
BMO22BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 2100
EN011AENGLISH 1A100
EN011BENGLISH 1B100
EN012AENGLISH 2A100
EN012BENGLISH 2B100
EN013AENGLISH 3A100
EN013BENGLISH 3B100
EN014AENGLISH 4A100
EN014BENGLISH 4B100
EN101Foundation English 1100
EN102Foundation English 2100
HH011Health And Human Development 1100
HH022Health And Human Development 2100
HH033AHEALTH AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 3A100
HH034AHEALTH AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 4A100
HI133History: Revolutions 3100
HI134History: Revolutions 4100
ITO023Information Technology 3: IT Applications100
ITO024Information Technology 4: IT Applications100
LS033Legal Studies 3100
LS034Legal Studies 4100
MA071AMATHEMATICS - GENERAL MATHEMATICS 1A100
MA072AMATHEMATICS - GENERAL MATHEMATICS 2A100
MA073Further Mathematics 3100
MA074Further Mathematics 4100
MA101Foundation Mathematics 1100
MA102Foundation Mathematics 2100
PY033APSYCHOLOGY 3 A100
PY034APSYCHOLOGY 4 A100
SO011Sociology 1100
SO022Sociology 2100
SO033Sociology 3100
SO034Sociology 4100

How will I be assessed?

Assessments for each unit undertaken will be made clear at the commencement of the course. A student must complete several outcomes for each unit as outlined in the unit competencies. Usually students will complete School Assessed Coursework Tasks (such as essays) in class and also complete examinations in June and November.

Additional comments

Information about the VCE is also available on the Victorian Curriculum Assessment Authority (VCAA) web site. Information about applying for further study at University or TAFE is available on the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) web site.

What will I study?

All students must study an English subject. English is offered on several days and you are free to choose an English at a time that best suits your needs.

There is a broad range of both science and humanities subjects available for your selection at both Year 11 and 12 level. Students may also include Vocational Education and Training (VET) Certificates as part of their studies

 

For more details, please contact Mark Robinson: 9279 2350.

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#
Check your eligibility
Full Fee
Average annual course fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$800.00
$160
$5200
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Material Fees
per SC hour :
$160
Consumable Fees
per SC hour :
$160

# 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
1600 800 $1.00 $0.20 $6.50

^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?

For a fee schedule, call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233). Alternatively email enquiries@kangan.edu.au. There may be an extra cost for reference books and specialised materials.

Can I apply?

You can apply as an adult student if you are 18 years of age and you left school at least 12 months ago, or if you are repeating Year 12 of the VCE in order to improve your ATAR, or if you are under 18 and have special reasons for being unable to attend a secondary college. If you are under 18, you must have a year 10 pass. Others may find it advisable to complete a bridging course before Year 11 or complete Year 11 before attempting Year 12. You will be counselled and advised on enrolment on which pathway best suits you.

Where and how can I study?

The course is available both full-time and part-time at the Broadmeadows campus.

What employment opportunities will I have?

The course is designed to help improve your employment prospects. Many employers consider VCE as a minimum for entry level employment. The opportunity to include Vocational Education and Training (VET) elements into your study also enhances your employment opportunities.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

The course is the main qualification for entry into tertiary courses and also for general entry into skilled employment.

What qualifications will I receive?

The VCE will be awarded to adult students who have completed a minimum of six units at unit 3 and 4 (Year 12) level, plus two units of English (units 3 and 4 recommended). Other students must complete a total of 16 units including a minimum of eight units at unit 3 and 4 (Year 12) level including English.

All students wishing to apply for tertiary courses are advised to complete 10 units at unit 3 and 4 (Year 12) level including English.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

Students who complete VCE can apply for tertiary courses in TAFE institutes and universities. The VCE is the primary method of selection into university and TAFE.

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 enquiries@kangan.edu.au. This course has a mid-year intake for units 1 and 2.

How will I be selected for this course?

You will be invited to attend an information and enrolment session where you will be advised on all aspects of your VCE program. You are required to bring proof of age and citzenship to enrolment sessions (eg. birth certificate, passport etc.). You will also be required to bring proof of previous results (year 10) or courses completed.