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CERTIFICATE I IN GENERAL EDUCATION FOR ADULTS

National ID: 22236VIC | State ID: 7187

 

Do you want to take control of your future?

When you finish the Certificate I in General Education for Adults you will have better reading, writing, maths, and computer skills.

You will learn

  • how to make a plan
  • simple reading and writing
  • how to make simple documents
  • basic computer skills
  • simple maths, working with money

You will be enrolled in the right level based on your ability.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This qualification aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate II in General Education for Adults

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Beaconsfield
Rockingham
Duration

One semester full-time
(Armadale via Online only)

How Full Time (On Campus)
Online
Part Time
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

This qualification aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate II in General Education for Adults

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

1 Core units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Plan and undertake a project VU21324 81613
Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio VU21323 81612

2 Core Skills Reading

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Engage with texts of limited complexity for personal purposes VU21325 81614
ENGAGE WITH TEXTS OF LIMITED COMPLEXITY FOR EMPLOYMENT PURPOSES VU21327 81616
Engage with texts of limited complexity to participate in the community VU21328 81617
Engage with texts of limited complexity for learning purposes VU21326 81615

3 Core Skills Writing

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create texts of limited complexity to participate in the workplace VU21331 81620
Create texts of limited complexity for learning purposes VU21330 81619
Create texts of limited complexity for personal purposes VU21329 81618
Create texts of limited complexity to participate in the community VU21332 81621

4 Core Skills Numeracy and Mathematics

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
WORK WITH AND INTERPRET STATISTICAL INFORMATION IN FAMILIAR AND ROUTINE TEXTS VU21338 81627
WORK WITH AND INTERPRET NUMERICAL INFORMATION IN FAMILIAR AND ROUTINE TEXTS VU21337 81626
Work with design and shape in familiar and routine situations VU21336 81625
Work with a range of numbers and money in familiar and routine situations VU21333 81622
Work with and interpret directions in familiar and routine situations VU21334 81623
Work with measurement in familiar and routine situations VU21335 81624

5 Specialist Interest Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Undertake a simple investigation of an environmental issue VU21344 81634
Undertake a simple investigation of chemical behaviour of matter VU21346 81636
Undertake a simple investigation of physical behaviour of energy and matter VU21345 81635
Calculate and communicate sports scores VU21043 81628
Contribute to health and safety of self and others BSBWHS201A WE717
Undertake a simple investigation of how the earth, moon and sun interact VU21347 81637
Provide basic emergency life support HLTAID002 WG731
IDENTIFY MAJOR EVENTS IN AUSTRALIAN HISTORY VU21321 81642
PARTICIPATE IN JOB SEEKING ACTIVITIES VU20009 11038
Undertake a simple investigation of health and well being VU21343 81633
Investigate driving and owning a car VU21351 81641
Provide basic emergency life support HLTFA211A WD144
Use, communicate and search securely on the internet ICAICT103A D7837
Introduction to Computing and Technology 80990
Work in a team PUATEA001B D2879
Develop keyboard skills BSBITU102A D0780
Operate a personal computer BSBITU101A D0779
Identify community options VU21318 81629
Identify features of the education system VU21319 81630
Investigate the Australian electoral system VU21349 81639
Undertake a simple investigation of factors for continuity of life VU21348 81638
Undertake a simple investigation of science in the community VU21342 81632
Identify features of the health care system VU21320 81631
Investigate the legal system VU21350 81640
  • For TAFE Admissions full-time courses, apply at tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ when applications are open. Semester One applications open in September of the prior year, Semester Two (mid-year) applications open in May.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students, contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a South Metropolitan TAFE associate degree or higher education diploma, or a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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