Course Start Date
18.2 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Fully Subsidised Course
The nationally accredited Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation will prepare you for Diploma level and university study or entry into the Australian Defence Force. Recognised by educators and employers as an alternative pathway to Year 12, you will develop the technical, social and academic skills needed to perform at the next level of study.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Write non-academic and academic texts
- Plan, research, draft and edit assignments
- Present your ideas
- Manage your time in an academic environment
- Apply learning strategies
- Collaborate with peers and professionals
- Critically analyse and evaluate information
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes needed to get ahead in study:
- An analytical mind
- The ability to source relevant information
- The capacity to multi-task
- Work as a team
- Communicate effectively with teachers and peers
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at a Certificate IV level
- A Tertiary Entrance Score (TES)
- A year 12 equivalent qualification
- Strong pathways to continued studies to enhance your career opportunities
GROW YOUR CAREER
You can continue on your education journey with:
- Admission to university
- Entry to the Australian Defence Force
- Diploma or above qualifications
The Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation supports students to develop high level academic, social and technological skills that have been identified as essential for emerging careers of the future.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
|Monday, 21 June 2021||10:00am to 11:00am||Kingswood Campus, Building J, Room JG13|
|Monday, 21 June 2021||6:00pm to 7:00pm||Kingswood Campus, Building J, Room JG13|
|Thursday, 24 June 2021||10.00am to 11:00am||Kingswood Campus, Building J, Room JG13|
|Thursday, 24 June 2021||6:00pm to 7:00pm||Kingswood Campus, Building J, Room JG13|
This is a Full Time Face to Face course. You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class, over 5 days a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 2.2 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 6.1 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including review of class work, writing of case studies, completion of practice questions, private study, completion of unfinished class work, research relevant to content and assessment tasks, exam and class test preparation, and planning and writing essays and reports.
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)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 4:30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. The weekly hours may vary depending on the electives chosen.
You may be eligible for a concession and/or exemption. This will be confirmed during the enrolment process.This training is not subsidised by Government funding. There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this course.
Payment of course fee must be made PRIOR to commencement of learning activity.
|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|
|ECSLRN401||Develop academic learning skills|
|FSKLRG14||Manage strategies for career progression|
|PFSSCN001||Conduct scientific investigations into human body systems|
|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|
|TPCHMN002||Examine human rights issues, breaches and responses in Australian and international contexts|
|TPCHMN003||Analyse legal concepts, issues and processes|
|TPCHMN004||Analyse historical concepts and issues in context|
|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|
|TPCSCN008||Analyse health issues in a global context|
|TPCSTT001||Solve statistical problems using data analysis and probability|
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.
Great Western Highway, Kingswood
Phone 131 601
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