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Offering Info

Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation

  • National Course Code: 10767NAT
  • TAFE NSW code: 10767NAT-01V01-20BKS-298

Location – Bankstown

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

03 Feb 2020

Hours Per Week

20

Duration

36 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Fully Subsidised Course

Course Details

This Tertiary Preparation Course (TPC) is intended to provide participants with the following general education outcomes:

  • Year 12 equivalent qualification
  • Tertiary Entrance Score (TES) for those seeking entry to university
  • entry to further study at diploma level and above in the Vocational Education and Training sector
  • entry to careers requiring a year 12 equivalent qualification, including Australian Defence Force
  • research and high level written skills
  • critical thinking and academic learning skills
  • the ability to engage with and use a range of technologies
  • preparation for further study in science, technology, engineering and maths vocational areas.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

Certificate II or equivalent skills and knowledge

To successfully complete this course, you will need:

  • To have a Certificate II or equivalent skills and knowledge for entry and to undertake the LLN screening through RU Ready. You will need to participate in an interview to assess oral communication, learning strategies and motivation and to complete a writing task prior to entry. RU Ready identifies Reading and Numeracy ACSF levels. It is recommended that you be working within or above Level 3 for both areas. Students can complete this course in 18 weeks if they have completed Certificate III in Pathways to Further Study or equivalent. Students who have not completed Certificate III in Pathways to Further Study will take 36 weeks to complete Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation.

It's all happening at TAFE NSW InfoFest. Register for an information session to broaden your skills set to get ahead. Can't find an Information Session for you? Enquire Online or call 131601.

INFORMATION SESSIONS

To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.

Date: Thursday, 12th December 2019
Time: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Location: TAFE NSW Bankstown, Building E, Level 1, Room E1.10

Or

Date: Tuesday, 21st January 2020
Time: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Location: TAFE NSW Bankstown, Building E, Level 1, Room E1.10

Or

Date: Thursday, 23rd January 2020
Time: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Location: TAFE NSW Bankstown, Building E, Level 1, Room E1.10

Or

Date: Tuesday, 28th January 2020
Time: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Location: TAFE NSW Bankstown, Building E, Level 1, Room E1.10

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a full time, face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 2 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 8 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including instructional classes, essay writing, research and follow up activities.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course offering is designed for people who:

  • Want a year 12 equivalent, a Tertiary Entrance Score (TES), entry into a diploma level and above in the VET sector or entry into the Australian Defence Force.

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
  • Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries

This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Wednesday from 10:30am to 3:00pm and Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30am to 3:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

You may be eligible for a concession and/or exemption. This will be confirmed during the enrolment process.

A fee applies for most TAFE NSW courses and must be paid when you enrol. The amount you pay depends on the type of course you study, and on your personal circumstances. Depending on your personal circumstances, you may be eligible for a fee discount or fee exemption. Please contact 13 79 74 for further information.


Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 13 79 74.

Find out more about Applying and Enrolling

Core Units
Number Title
TPCEGL001 Produce written and spoken texts for further study purposes
TPCEGL002 Apply critical language and research skills for further study purposes
ECSDIG401 Develop e-learning skills for academic study
Elective Units
Number Title
TPCSCN004 Investigate the nature and functioning of ecosystems
TPCSCN008 Analyse health issues in a global context
BSBITU312 Create electronic presentations
FSKDIG03 Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks
TPCEGL003 Critically interpret forms of creative art for further study purposes
TPCEGL005 Critically analyse film and media for further study purposes
TPCHMN001 Assess contemporary Australian social perspectives
TPCMTH001 Apply mensuration, algebra and trigonometry skills to solve problems
TPCMTH003 Solve mathematical problems using monetary and spatial calculations
TPCSCN001 Investigate biological processes
TPCSCN005 Analyse biological processes

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

This course may lead to a career in the Australian Defence Forces or employment requiring a Year 12 equivalent qualification.

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.

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Course Location

Bankstown
500 Chapel Road, Bankstown
Phone 131 601

Fees information

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