Certificate III in General Education for Adults
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Foundation Studies
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Full Time: 10 weeksPart Time: Flexible
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Full time; Part Time (Day)
- Starting Date
The ‘Return to Study Program’ offers people a pathway to prepare to for VCE, enhance opportunities for employment, and offer personal enrichment and satisfaction. The GippsTAFE Foundation Studies Department provides a friendly and supportive learning environment for people from a broad range of ages, backgrounds and schooling experience.
If you have been away from study for some time this course has been designed to assist people in returning to study. With a focus on literacy, numeracy and computer skills, this course is ideal for adult students wanting to improve their skills and confidence before beginning their VCE or a TAFE certificate.
This course is a year 12 equivalent that also appeals to people wanting to complete school for personal reasons. Students wanting to complete this course instead of VCE, and then go on to further study should check with the provider of the further study course that the Certificate III will meet their requirements.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in General Education for Adults.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
Employment ProspectsThis qualification will assist you to continue with further studies at TAFE as well as enhance your employment prospects in many industries.
Entry RequirementsEntry is based on an interview and a literacy and numeracy assessment. Previous education and work experience will be taken into account.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment will be based on class work and input, practical demonstrations, problem solving, the production of documents/journals, oral presentations, projects, group work and input, class discussions and set assignments as well as teacher assessments.
Opportunities For Further StudyThis course will help students to prepare for further studies in VCE or other Certificate level courses at GippsTAFE.
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?Yes.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
||Evaluate pathway options, design a learning plan and complete a portfolio
||Create a range of complex texts for learning purposes
||Analyse and evaluate numerical and statistical data
||Conduct on-line research
||Prepare a public speaking presentation for informative, motivational and persuasive talks|
|SRSCOP005B||Demonstrate basic assertive communication skills|
|VBQU184||Investigate energy, force and matter|
|VBQU158||Engage with a range of complex texts for employment purposes|
|VBQU186||Design and review a project|
|ICPSU362B||Communicate as part of a work team|
|VBQM484||Investigate current issues|