Certificate III in Auslan
Auslan course details
Course description and aims
This course provides knowledge and skills for participants who require more
extensive training in order to communicate with the Deaf at a higher level
than offered by the Certificate II in Auslan. At this level, the course teaches
participants how to give routine information in Auslan in a number of contexts,
apply the principal characteristics of Auslan signs, and describe generally
the cultural and historical trends and issues of the Deaf community.
Successful completion of this course will enable graduates who come into contact
with sign language users in their workplaces to expand their skills and enhance
their employment opportunities in roles such as:
- Teachers Aide
- Child Care Worker
- Child or Youth Residential Care Assistant
- Community Worker
- Case Manager
- Case Worker
- Youth Worker
- Aged Care Worker
- Integration Aide
- Administration Officer/Receptionist
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Monday 5 February 2018, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at St George College, Main Campus, Corner Princes Hwy and President Ave, Kogarah, Building D, Ground Level, Room DG.04.
You will need to attend 6 hours of classes per week over 2 days plus 3 hours self study. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday and Wednesday from 6.00pm to 9.00pm.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. 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 http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
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: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|VU20240||Analyse the structure of signs in Auslan||50|
|VU20239||Identify issues in Australian Deaf history||30|
|VU20235||Use routine Auslan for employment purposes||95|
|VU20236||Use routine Auslan for learning purposes||95|
|VU20237||Use routine Auslan for personal purposes||95|
|VU20238||Use routine Auslan for social and community purposes||95|