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Offering Info

Certificate II in Further Study Skills

  • National Course Code: 10591NAT
  • TAFE NSW code: 10591NAT-01V02-19NBC-022

Location – Northern Beaches Campus

Study Type

Blended

Course Start Date

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Hours Per Week

20

Duration

18 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
  • Fully Subsidised Course

Course Details

This course is for people who wish to further their education or training and require the following skills and knowledge:
- reading, writing, numeracy, digital literacy, and humanities for continued engagement in further education.
- Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) units to successfully undertake vocational qualifications such as engineering, electro-technology, building and construction, manufacturing and automotive industries
- mathematics and science to prepare for employment in trades or traineeships.
- English, mathematics and science for general and trade level entry to the Australian Defence Forces.
It is recommended that entrants should have ACSF level 2 to 3 language, literacy and numeracy – sufficient to read and interpret basic documents and prepare written reports.
This course involves self-paced flexible study on or off campus (negotiated with the Head Teacher). Students may attend the campus for up to 20 hours per week for 18 weeks and may complete the course in a shorter time-frame.

Enrolments are accepted throughout the year, For further information please contact the Head Teacher on 9941 5275 or visit the Learning Centre in the Northern Beaches Campus Library, Level 2 Block M.

MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE

Did you know as a TAFE NSW student you have unlimited access to Lynda.com which is an online library of video courses in software, design, technology, communication, learning and business. These skills can help you to achieve your study goals. Visit the Student Portal to get started.
If you choose a flexible delivery course you will study in both the classroom and through online or distance learning. How much is delivered in which way depends on your specific course.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience your fee may decrease from the maximum shown.
Payment by instalment may also be available. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

This course is free to eligible students. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligible

PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

Fees: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/fees

Payment - funding: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/payment-funding

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Find out more about recognition: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers

Incidental Cost
  • Student Association - $20.00

Enrolments will open from 14 October 2019 for our February 2020 intake.

To find out more information on this course including the next start date, submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page, or call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.

*Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it.

Be sure to read your chosen course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you.

Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place.

As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

If you are interested in studying as a Trainee or Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.

Core Units
Number Title
TSSSCN206 Work safely in a science learning environment
FSSSCN203 Conduct basic research and experiments into scientific aspects of workplace health
FSSSCN202 Conduct basic research and experiments into aspects of introductory chemistry
FSSSCN201 Conduct basic research and experiments into matter and electricity
FSSHMN202 Examine contemporary Australian issues
FSSHMN201 Examine Australia's national identity
FSSEGL202 Write routine literary texts
FSSEGL201 Examine routine literary and non-literary texts
FSKWTG09 Write routine workplace texts
FSKRDG10 Read and respond to routine workplace information
FSKNUM28 Use routine formulas and algebraic expressions for work
FSKNUM27 Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
FSKNUM24 Use geometry to draw 2D shapes and construct 3D shapes for work
FSKNUM23 Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
FSKNUM22 Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
FSKNUM21 Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
Elective Units
Number Title
BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others
FSSSCN205 Examine the science of human reproduction
FSSHMN206 Examine the political system and process in Australia
FSSHMN205 Explore the legal system and legal issues in Australia
FSSHMN203 Examine Australian environments
BSBITU211 Produce digital text documents

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.
Further education or general and trade level entry to the Australian Defence Forces.

Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.

Course Location

Northern Beaches Campus
154 Old Pittwater Road, Brookvale
Phone 131 601

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