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VCAL - Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning - Senior

Course Code: VCALSEN001
Study Area:
Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL)


Start date: 5 February 2018

We accept rolling enrolments

End date: 30 November 2018

At senior level, learning is considered to be autonomous with regard to planning and work activities, whilst under supervision. Development of knowledge and employability skills lead to independent learning, confidence and a high level of transferable skills to extend meaningful employment pathways and/or further education for young people aged 15 and above.


Campus
 
  • Bendigo City Campus
  • Echuca Campus
  • Castlemaine Campus
Course Structure
  • Full time - Traditional Classroom - 1 - Year/s
  • Full time / Part time / Blended - Traditional Classroom - 2 - Year/s

Accreditation

This qualification is nationally recognised

Possible careers
  • The skills developed in this course are aimed to assist with further study options or employment

Prerequisites
  • Individual interview
  • Minimum 15 years of age
  • Attendance at an information session

Course overview

At senior level, learning is considered to be independent with regard to planning and work activities, whilst under supervision. Development of knowledge and employability skills lead to independent learning, confidence and a high level of transferable skills to extend meaningful employment pathways and/or further education for young people aged 15 and above.

How to apply
 
Online application direct to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process
  • Individual interview

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be given for skills and knowledge gained through previous study or other relevant experience.  Further information refer to RPL

Assessment Methods
  • Assignment
  • Portfolio
  • Project
  • Practical Assessment
  • Observation

Learning options
  • Classroom

Key study areas
 
Literacy: Skills and knowledge to read and write a range of texts on everyday subject matters and use and respond to spoken language across a broad range of contexts. Numeracy: Development of everyday numeracy skills which can be applied to everyday routines as well as extending to applications in the workplace and the community. Work related skills: Development of work related and pre-vocational skills in contexts appropriate to particular tasks. Industry specific skills: The development of knowledge, attitudes and skills for a variety of vocational contexts for preparation to further learning or employment. Personal development skills: The participation in the experiences and activities of a practical nature for the development of organisational/planning skills, problem solving and interpersonal skills. Skills for further study: Development of knowledge and skills for further study/vocational preparation to prepare and assist with the pursuit of training and vocational pathways in a range of settings.

Further study opportunities
  • Students may enrol in Bendigo TAFE courses that interest them

Fees

Your fees are made up of four parts.
  1. Course enrolment type
  2. Materials
  3. Consumables
  4. Student Support Fee.   
Once you have determined the fees applicable to your situation you will be able to calculate a indicative annual fee for your qualification.

Are you eligible for Government subsidised fees? Check for your eligibility here
Are you eligible for concession? Check for your eligibility here
Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

A.   Course enrolment type:Standard
Government subsidised - average annual course fee*$1,000.00
Concession - average annual course fee*$200.00
Full fee - average annual course fee*$6,500.00
B.   Materials average fee (per year)*
C.   Consumables average fee (per year)*
Indicative pricing for:13/02/2017

*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials and consumables.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Read more on fees and charges

D.  Student Support fees
The Student Support fee is a non-tuition fee for Government subsidised (eligible) students and full fee paying (ineligible) students.   Read more


This page was last updated on 6/09/2017 11:22 AM





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