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HSC Studies - TAFE Statement (168-19361V01)
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Career area: General Education 
Study area: General Education Programmes 
  Non Nationally Recognised Training
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Wollongong  Full Time  2 Years 11-Feb-2019   
Description: This course is for students who want to study for all or part of the NSW Higher School Certificate in an adult learning environment.

Your study program will depend on your previous experience and the amount of time you can spend studying for the HSC. There is a broad range of general education and vocational HSC courses to choose from.

The NSW Board of Studies (BOS) has developed the HSC curriculum and is responsible for managing completion requirements including the final examinations. The BOS awards the HSC credential. HSC assessment results achieved in your TAFE study are reported by TAFE to the BOS as part of the minimum completion requirements for the HSC.

The booklet ’Studying for the NSW Higher School Certificate’ is available at the Board of Studies website.

The booklet ’Higher School Certificate and Tertiary Preparation Programs in TAFE NSW 2006’ is available at www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/about/preparation.htm.

You can seek advice from TAFE NSW Course Information Officers at any campus and from TAFE NSW Counsellors..

Vocational Courses Vocational courses are offered within the HSC and may lead to a vocational qualification, suitable for entry to further study and work.

Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) The ATAR is used to determine entry to most university courses.

You do not need an ATAR to continue your studies in TAFE NSW. 
Entry requirements: The NSW School Certificate, or Certificate II in General and Vocational Education (CGVE), or equivalent. 
Learning pathways: Credit transfer may be available from suitable HSC study into Certificate and Diploma qualifications. Refer to the HSC Credit Transfer website. 
Career opportunities: On completion of the HSC, you will have the opportunity to enter the workforce or to apply for higher level courses at TAFE NSW or university. 
Support for students: TAFE NSW 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 NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Wollongong
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Offering name: Higher School Certificate (HSC Studies) 
Offering code: 19WLG-005 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 2 Years
Scheduled attendance: Most classes are timetabled between 9.00am and 5.30pm each day. The exact days and times of attendance will vary depending on subjects selected. 
Hours per week: 18 
Starting from: 11-Feb-2019 
About: To enrol, please attend one of our combined HSC and TPC information and enrolment session: Monday 10th December 2018 at 4:00pm, Thursday 24 January 2019 at 10:00am OR Wednesday 30th January, 2019 at 10:00am. All sessions will be held at TAFE NSW Wollongong, Foleys Rd, North Wollongong in Building L, 2nd Floor, Room L2.17.

Students may be required to attend the learner support study centre depending on their learner support needs.
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you have any queries, one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.
Application next steps: After applying the applicant will be contacted by the Course Coordinator. Please supply all relevant contact details. 
Course fees:
Description Amount
Course Fee $6,600
TAFE NSW Fee $700
HSC Concession $240
TAFE Statement in HSC Studies $700
Fee explanatory text: This course is subsidised by the NSW government. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence.

Payment Plans may be available through TAFE NSW. Students should refer to the Instalment Plan options for relevant details.

To commence studies you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of learning activity.
Comments: First day of attendance is Monday 11 February 2019. Please meet at Building L, level 2 at Room L2.30 at 9:00am. Please bring pens, pencils, a notepad and a scientific calculator if you intend to enrol in Mathematics. You will need to wear covered shoes for Science classes as these classes are conducted in a laboratory.

Fulltime students will be required to attend 4 to 5 days each week during semester for a total face-to-face commitment of 16 hours per week.
Classes will generally run from Monday to Friday between 9 AM and 3:30 PM. Attendance days and times may vary depending on the elective units selected. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601