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Advanced English for Further Study - Certificate III (10082NAT-01V02)
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Career area: General Education 
Study area: GENERAL EDUCATION PROGRAMMES 
National code: 10082NAT  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Wollongong  Full Time  18 Weeks 7-Feb-2017  Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 
Description: This course is for people from language backgrounds other than English who have post-intermediate English language skills. You will develop the English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills that will help you participate in further training in vocational areas.

The course helps you to develop English language skills for research, writing and spoken presentation, so you can apply to do further study at TAFE NSW or other post-secondary education institutions.

Before you enrol in this course you need to have an interview. The interview will help to make sure this is the right course for you, in terms of your current English language skills and your future goals. Please contact your campus about this before you enrol. 
Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements.

The qualification is designed for people who have minimum English language proficiency of 2+ on the International Second Language Proficiency Ratings (ISLPRr) scale, or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 5 or equivalent. 
Learning pathways: When you finish this course you will have:
- the English language skills necessary to apply to do other TAFE Certificate courses requiring Year 10 or equivalent;
- the English language entry requirement to TAFE NSW courses requiring IELTS 5.5 or 6.0 at entry. 
Career opportunities: This course helps you to proceed to vocational study at TAFE NSW and other post-secondary education institutions in fields with demanding speaking, listening, reading or writing requirements. 
Support for students: TAFE Illawarra has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children�s centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE Illawarra can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Wollongong
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Wollongong Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Advanced English for Further Studies (10082NAT) 
Offering code: 17WLG-001 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 18 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Tuesday, Wednesday ,Thursday, Friday. 9:00am to 2:30pm Block L, Ground Floor, Room 22 
Hours per week: 20 
Starting from: 7 February 2017 
Times: 9:00am to 2:30pm
About: This course is designed for students from a non english speaking background wanting to do further study or pathway to university.

Your first class will be Tuesday 7 February 2017 from 9am in Block L Level 1, room5, Foleys Road Wollongong Campus.

Information Sessions: 10am - 12 noon, Monday 5th December, ,2016 in Block l Level 1, room5, Foleys Road Wollongong Campus

Volume of learning Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 360 supervised hours.
There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

This is a Certificate III level course. Skills to study effectively include the ability to work on projects and or in a team, research information, follow instructions and communicate effectively.

If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling
 
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $610
Second qualification $610
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $5,560
Comments: This course will be held Tuesday, Wednesday ,Thursday, Friday. 9:00am to 2:30pm Block L, Ground Floor, Room 22, Foleys Road Wollongong Campus.

Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au

If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123