22472VIC Certificate I in General Education for Adults

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Course description

Are you looking to prepare for further study, improve your employment opportunities or enhance your community participation? Our Certificates in General Education for Adults (CGEA) provide a range of educational opportunities. We offer general education courses at four levels, with the highest level equivalent to Year 11 secondary education. Prior to commencing, you will undertake an initial assessment to determine the appropriate course level for you, and upon successful completion, you will gain a formal credential for studying reading and writing, mathematics, oral communication and general education skills.

Work placement/industry experience

How often do I attend?

How often do I attend?

FT - 4 days per week | Monday - Wednesday and Friday | 9.00am - 3.00pm 
PT - flexible

Possible career outcomes

Changes to delivery due to COVID-19
While The Gordon is permitted to deliver face-to-face teaching in compliance with current Government guidelines and COVIDSafe restrictions, many courses will utilise a blend of remote and on-campus learning. Find out more about delivery changes here.

Applications & attendance

Intake
Please contact Customer Service on 5225 0800 to discuss late applications and upcoming intakes.

 

Offers are made to successful applicants as soon as possible, once all application requirements are satisfied. See more information on attendance definitions and offer dates.

  • Applicants must be aged 17 or over at the time of course commencement
  • Applicants younger than 17 should refer to The Gordon's youth programs
  • You must reside in Victoria to access Victorian Government Subsidised Fees and any incentive such as Job Trainer. Full fees apply to all non-Victorian residents.

Each student must complete a pre-training review as part of their application. The outcome of your pre-training review assists our teachers and trainers to better understand your capabilities prior to training and enables you to be matched to the right program. Your literacy and numeracy skills will be evaluated and you may be required to undertake a separate assessment. Click here for more information.

Practice tests

In order to prepare for your LLN, you may wish to attempt some practise tests in which you will find similar questions (with solutions too). These practice tests are not VSL approved but may be similar in question type and level of difficulty to what may be asked in the VSL approved LLN. Click here for practice tests. Please note, the VSL approved LLN cannot be resat within 3 months of undertaking it.

  • Applicants must be aged 17 or over at the time of course commencement
  • Applicants younger than 17 should refer to The Gordon's youth programs

Personal Learning Requirements

There are personal learning requirements for each qualification at The Gordon. These are essential personal capabilities and skills required to successfully complete the course and be ready to work in the industry.

Please review the requirements here and consider any challenges you may have in meeting them. When applying for your course, please let us know what support you may need.

Selection mode

  • Applicants will be required to undertake an initial assessment to determine the appropriate course level for them. Please click on the link at the top of the page or call 5225 0836 to register interest in this course

Core Code Hours
Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio VU22384 20
Plan and undertake a project VU22385 30
Electives Code Hours
Calculate and communicate sports scores VU22107 10
Create texts of limited complexity for learning purposes VU22392 25
Create texts of limited complexity for personal purposes VU22391 25
Create texts of limited complexity to participate in the workplace VU22393 25
Develop keyboard skills BSBITU102 40
Engage with texts of limited complexity for employment purposes VU22388 25
Engage with texts of limited complexity for learning purposes VU22387 25
Engage with texts of limited complexity for personal purposes VU22386 25
Operate a personal computer BSBITU101 20
Participate in spoken interactions of limited complexity VU22390 20
Work with and interpret numerical information in familiar and routine texts VU22400 30
Work with and interpret statistical information in familiar and routine texts VU22398 30
Work with design and shape in familiar and routine situations VU22399 30
Work with measurement in familiar and routine situations VU22397 30

 

Please note that the electives listed are those delivered by The Gordon but you may not be required to complete all of these to successfully complete this qualification. In order to clarify what is required to complete this qualification, please check https://training.gov.au/Home/Tga. If you have completed any units previously, you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning. Find out more about RPL here.

Assessment is based on:

  • Hands-on projects
  • Written assignments
  • Oral presentations and problem-solving
FeesRateUnitIndicative Course HoursIndicative Tuition Payable by StudentMax. Indicative Government Subsidy Total
Concession Tuition AUD $0.44 per hour 380 AUD $167.00 AUD $3,360.00
Standard Tuition AUD $2.18 per hour 380 AUD $828.00 AUD $3,360.00
Full Fee Tuition AUD $9.88 per hour 380 AUD $3,754.00

Add the costs below to your relevant tuition fee

Materials AUD $50.00
Education Levy AUD $57.00

 

All fees and charges are correct at time of publication but may change without notice. The student tuition fees are indicative only. Additional fees may apply. Where GST is applicable to any courses or materials, the fee displayed is inclusive of the GST.

Which fee will I pay?

Your fees will be charged according to your eligibility for government funding. For more information, visit our Fees & Charges pages.

Fee help and student loans

Payment plans may be available for students who need assistance to manage their fee payments.

VET Student Loans are available for this course. The maximum loan cap is $

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Many Gordon courses offer pathways to higher qualifications within The Gordon and in some cases, to university degrees. Your Gordon course may provide credit points which could reduce further study time. Find out more information about pathways here, or contact Customer Service.

Applications for this course are not currently open.

Please contact customer service on 52250538 to discuss upcoming intake dates.

Date published: 14/05/2021 10:04:03 PM
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