Certificate II in General Education for Adults

Certificate II   NRT
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Mon 5 Feb 2018
 –   Randwick
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  • General Education for Adults course details

    Course description and aims

    The outcomes of the 22237VIC Certificate II in General Education for Adults focus on the development of literacy skills to read, interpret, evaluate and create a range of texts and to apply knowledge of everyday and formal numeracy in a range of contexts. Outcomes also focus on the skills and knowledge to conduct a project and to investigate pathways and develop, implement and review a learning plan. The language, literacy and numeracy outcomes of this course align to Level 4 of the Australian Core Skills Framework.

    Course outcomes and careers


    The 22237VIC Certificate II in General Education for Adults provides a pathway into the 22238VIC Certificate III in General Education for Adults who wish to continue to develop their core skills in reading, writing and numeracy to effectively access further study pathways.

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

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    Full Time
    Course start:
    Mon 5 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    18 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    18 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
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    About offering:


    Attend the following compulsory information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday 24 January 2018 from 10:00am to 7:00pm at Randwick College, Main Campus Corner of Darley Road & King Street, Randwick, Building B, Level 1, Room B144

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 18 hours of class a week. 12 hours face to face and the remaining 6 hours in a learner group, independent study and in the learning centre where you will be supported by a qualified teacher

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled


    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

    Fee information:


    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.


    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

    Other Information:

    You must attend a complulsory information session on Wednesday 24 January 2018 from 10:00am-7:00pm, Randwick College, Building B, Room 144. To meet the staff ,gain more information about your course, and to do a short assessment to place you in a class


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    VU21360Create a range of complex texts for learning purposes.30
    VU21359Create a range of complex texts for personal purposes30
    VU21356Engage with a range of complex texts for learning purposes30
    VU21355Engage with a range of complex texts for personal purposes30
    VU21354Implement and review a project.30
    VU21363Investigate and interpret shapes and measurements and related formulae in a range of contexts50
    VU21365Investigate and use simple mathematical formulae and problem solving techniques in a range of contex50
    VU21370Investigate features of Australian culture30
    ICTICT106Operate presentation packages25
    BSBADM302Produce texts from notes60
    VU21353Research pathways and produce a learning plan and portfolio20



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