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Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory)

22476VIC

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Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory) – 22476VIC

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Course Overview

Improve your literacy and numeracy skills, and gain a recognised qualification.

This course will improve your reading, writing, and numeracy skills and prepare you to succeed in an academic environment. You will study with other students, and also independently.

This course is delivered on campus.

Career Pathways

This course will give you the skills you need to succeed in an education environment, and opens up opportunities for further study in an area that interests you.

Further Study

After graduating, you might like to undertake further study in the 22472VIC Certificate I in General Education for Adults, or seek employment.

Course Dates & Times

Seymour - Wallis Street

SEE, Starts Mon 7th Jan, 4 days a week, 9am to 3pm / 2019

Starts Mon 15th July, 4 days a week, 9am to 3pm, Public /2019

SEE - Starts Monday 6th Jan, 4 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm / 2020

Starts Monday 3rd Feb, 4 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm Public / 2020

Shepparton - Fryers Street

SEE, Starts Mon 7th Jan, 4 days a week, 9am to 3pm / 2019

Pathways, Starts Mon 15th July, 4 days a week, 9am to 3pm, Public /2019

Pathways, Starts Monday 10th Feb, 3 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm /2020

SEE - Starts Monday 6th Jan, 4 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm / 2020

Pathways, Starts Monday 13th July, 3 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm /2020

Wangaratta - Docker Street

SEE, Starts Mon 7th Jan, 4 days a week, 9am to 3pm / 2019

Pathways, Starts Mon 15th July, 4 days a week, 9am to 3pm, Public /2019

Pathways, Starts Monday 10th Feb, 3 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm /2020

SEE - Starts Monday 6th Jan, 4 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm / 2020

Pathways, Starts Monday 13th July, 3 days a week, 9am - 3.30pm /2020

Fee Information

1. Subsidised Standard
$805.00
2. Subsidised Standard (Concession)
$158.00
3. Full Fee
$1,100.00
Course Materials
$44.00

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Please note all fees and charges are correct at time of publication for 2020 and may change without notice.

Students will be invoiced for the components of the course that they are enrolled into for each year or semester.

Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:

- Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
- E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
- Excursions

Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Bookshop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your course information session or during the pre-training review Interview.

Training package entry requirements

There are no training package requirements for this qualification.

GOTAFE preferred entry requirements

Before being accepted into the course applicants must:

  • Attend an interview with the Course Coordinator
  • Undertake a Pre-training Review to document previous work experience and qualifications and assess suitability for the course
  • Complete a Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) test to ensure the required language, literacy and numeracy levels are met for the course
Core Units
VU22358
Develop learning goals
VU22359
Conduct a project with guidance
Elective Units
BSBITU101
Operate a personal computer
BSBITU102
Develop keyboard skills
VU22360
Engage with simple texts for personal purposes
VU22361
Engage with simple texts for learning purposes
VU22362
Engage with simple texts for employment purposes
VU22363
Engage with simple texts to participate in the community
VU22365
Create simple texts for personal purposes
VU22366
Create simple texts for learning purposes
VU22367
Create simple texts for employment purposes
VU22368
Create simple texts to participate in the community
VU22369
Work with simple numbers and money in familiar situations
VU22370
Work with simple measurements in familiar situations
VU22372
Work with and interpret simple numerical information in familiar texts
VU22373
Work with and interpret simple statistical information in familiar texts

Assessment methods may include:

  • Practical demonstrations
  • Written tasks
  • Oral assessments/presentations
  • Portfolios
  • Audio/visual records

Karen Williams
Campus: Seymour

Nisha Walker
Campus: Shepparton

It is important that students commit to all course requirements, including study and assessments the student may need to complete outside their normal training sessions.

If you need any further clarification of the information provided please contact one of our client service officers on 1300 468 233 who can assist you or click Enquire Now.

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you may access a wide range of academic support services to assist you to meet the academic challenges of your course from our Learning Support Unit.

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you will be welcome to access a variety of non-academic support services from the Student Welfare Unit. These services are designed to best support you to successfully complete your course.

Services include on campus supports and remote supports

  • Counselling
  • employment information
  • careers
  • activities etc.

Learn more about support services

Refer to the Student Handbook for information regarding Learner’s Rights Student Handbook.

Further information is provided at course induction.

Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:

  • Aspirations/career goals
  • Educational attainment and capability
  • Literacy and numeracy skills
  • Suitability for Recognition for Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer

Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.

Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.

You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:

  • Credit Transfer for formal training that might be equivalent to a new qualification or partial qualification
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for people who have relevant and current skills and knowledge that they have gained through non-formal or informal learning i.e. work or life experience.

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