Course Start Date
03 Feb 2020
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Fully Subsidised Course
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.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend oone of our an information sessions.
Date: Wednesday 4th December 2019 or Wednesday 11th December 2019 or Wednesday 22nd January 2020 or Wednesday 29th January 2020
Time: 10.00amto 12.00pm
Location: Wollongbar Campus, Block B, Ground Level, Room BG18
This is a full time, face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 16.5 hours of class, over 3/4 days a week, for 34 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 9 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including prescribed homework activities.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course is accepted as a NSW Year 12 equivalent qualification. This provides pathways for people who were unable to undertake study to achieve a NSW Higher School Certificate. A TES is calculated and issued on completion. The course provides an alternate entry pathway to universities. Universities recognise the TES as an alternative to the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) issued by NSW High Schools as the university entrance mark.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- LLN specialists
- Disability support
- Student Support Officers
- Teaching support
- Disability & Aborginal learning support
- Disability equipment request support
- Library services
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, Wednesday and Thursday 9.30am to 4.00pm, Tuesday 9.30am to 3.00pm and Friday 9.30pm to 12.30pm. Attendance pattern will vary depending on subject selections and may change.
You may be eligible for a concession and/or exemption. This will be confirmed during the enrolment process.
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
Everything else will be supplied.
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 131 601.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
|ECSDIG401||Develop e-learning skills for academic study|
|TPCEGL001||Produce written and spoken texts for further study purposes|
|TPCEGL002||Apply critical language and research skills for further study purposes|
|ECSCRT402||Examine ethical practices for study|
|TPCHMN001||Assess contemporary Australian social perspectives|
|TPCHMN002||Examine human rights issues, breaches and responses in Australian and international contexts|
|TPCHMN004||Analyse historical concepts and issues in context|
|TPCHMN006||Analyse contemporary issues in the Asia Pacific region|
|TPCMTH001||Apply mensuration, algebra and trigonometry skills to solve problems|
|TPCMTH003||Solve mathematical problems using monetary and spatial calculations|
|TPCSCN001||Investigate biological processes|
|TPCSCN002||Investigate the chemical nature of matter|
|TPCSCN003||Investigate physics concepts|
|TPCSCN005||Analyse biological processes|
|TPCSCN006||Analyse and apply chemical processes|
|TPCSCN007||Analyse physics phenomena in mechanics and electromagnetism|
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.Apply Now
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Phone 131 601
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