Tuart College Courses

Tuart College offers a range of courses for adults to engage with typical High School courses.

Want to go to university but:

  • left school some years ago,
  • need to complete prerequisites,
  • need to meet English competency,
  • studied a non-university program,
  • studied overseas.

We also cater for students who:

  • Left school before completing Year 12.
  • Have arrived in Australia and need to improve their English for academic purposes.
  • Want to study languages.
  • Want to keep their mind active and have an interest in personal education.
  • Need to improve their computing skills for every day life.
Tuart College Courses

Study Year 12 ATAR

The College will offer a range of Year 12 WACE ATAR Courses.

The Courses listed below will be offered by the College in 2018. The availability of Courses will depend upon sufficient numbers of students enrolling in them.

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WACE Course on Campus

One Year Duration
Leads to All Universities
  • List A Subjects
  • Ancient History ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Economics ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • English ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • English General Units 3 and 4
  • English as an Additional Language/Dialect
    (EAL/D) ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • English as an Additional Language/Dialect
    General Units 3 and 4
  • French ATAR Units 3 and 4 (3 hour block)
  • French General Units 3 and 4 (3 hour block)
  • Italian General Units 3 and 4 (3 hour block)
  • Modern History ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • List B Subjects
  • Accounting and Finance ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Applied Inormation Technology General
    Units 3 and 4
  • Chemistry ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Human Biological Science ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Mathematics Applications ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Mathematics Methods ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Mathematics Specialist ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Physics ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Psychology ATAR Units 3 and 4

Open Learning Year 12 Courses Available in 2018

One Year Duration
Leads to All Universities
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  • List B Subjects
  • Accounting and Finance ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Chemistry ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Human Biological Science ATAR Units 3 and 4B
  • Mathematics Applications ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Mathematics Methods ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Mathematics Specialist ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Physics ATAR Units 3 and 4
  • Psychology ATAR Units 3 and 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enrolment

All enrolments are by appointment and with an interview. These will commence in mid-November and will continue until late January.

Application enquiry forms are available in PDF format or Word Document .

Further Enquiries

It is important that you plan your return to study. A Counsellor is available to assist you with course advice and career selection.

Telephone (08) 9242 6222 to make an appointment.

Studying Year 11 ATAR

My Pathway to University or TAFE

The College will offer a range of Year 11 WACE ATAR Courses. The Courses listed below will be offered by the College in 2017. The availability of Courses will depend upon sufficient numbers of students enrolling in them.

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WACE Course on Campus

One Year Duration
Leads to All Universities
  • List A Subjects
  • Economics ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • English ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • English as an Additional Language/Dialect
    ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • French (2 hour block) General Units 1 and 2
  • Italian (3 hour block) General Units 1 and 2
  • Modern History ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Modern History ATAR Units 1 and 2
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  • List B Subjects
  • Accounting and Finance ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Chemistry ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Human Biological Science ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Mathematics Applications ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Mathematics Methods ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Mathematics Specialist ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Physics ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Psychology ATAR Units 1 and 2

Open Learning Year 11 Courses Available in 2017

One Year Duration
Leads to All Universities
  • List A Subjects
  • Accounting and Finance ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Applied Information Technology General Units 1 and 2
  • Chemistry ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Human Biological Science ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Mathematics Applications ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Mathematics Methods ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Mathematics Specialist ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Physics ATAR Units 1 and 2
  • Psychology ATAR Units 1 and 2

Enrolment

All enrolments are by appointment and with an interview. These will commence in June.

Application enquiry forms are available in PDF format or Word Document .

Further Enquiries

It is important that you plan your return to study. A Counsellor is available to assist you with course advice and career selection.
Telephone (08) 9242 6222 to make an appointment

Curtin University Enabling in Science Engineering and Health

Curtin University and Tuart College have a partnership arrangement where prospective Curtin University Science, Engineering and Health Science students can study Chemistry, Physics, Human Biology and Mathematics  and Information Technology courses at Tuart College. Students should also complete one major or two minor optional units at Curtin University. Successful completion of the course will guarantee you admission into the Bachelor of Science - Multidisciplinary Science major. It may also give you direct entry into many other Science, Engineering and Health courses provided that you do well enough and complete the necessary pre-requisite subjects.

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OVERVIEW

The Curtin University Enabling Course for Science, Engineering and Health aims to provide the required background for students who do not meet the University’s entrance requirements but wish to undertake studies leading to a degree in the sciences or engineering.

ELIGIBILITY

Students must be of post compulsory school age unless there are extenuating circumstances.  This means they  are 17 or older on 1 July of the year prior to year of enrolment. in the Enabling course.  Selection is based on assessment of a personal statement. See www.tisc.edu.au for details. It is not available to International Students.

PREREQUISITES

It is preferable for students to have completed Year 11 or some Year 12. Some background in Senior School Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics is desirable.

COURSE DURATION

This is a 1 year, full-time (or equivalent part-time) program. Full-time study is organised into two semesters and students study four (4) units each semster. The commencement dates will be available in January.

TIME ALLOCATION

The Tuart College component of the course requires you to attend 4.5 hours per course unit for three (3) or four (4) course units per semester so as to complete 6 or 7 course units per year. The program will be condensed into 21⁄2 days. Students also enrol in one or two units to be studied at the Bentley Campus of Curtin University during the remainder of the week.

COURSE BROCHURE

More information on the Enabling Course is available in the Curtin Handbook. Click this link to view the Curtin University Enabling Handbook.

APPLICATION AND ENROLMENT DETAILS

Semester 1 intake: Applicants should apply through the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre (TISC): www.tisc.edu.au.
Semester 2 intake: Applicants should apply through Curtin University. Contact the Curtin University Future Students Centre on (08) 9266 1000 or email: futurestudents@curtin.edu.au. Students are enrolled as a Curtin University student but attend Tuart College for classes in Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Human Biology.

ENQUIRIES

Please contact the Student Advisor at Tuart College on (08) 9242 6222 or email: tuart@tuartcollege.wa.edu.au or Curtin University Future Students Centre on (08) 9266 1000 or email: futurestudents@curtin.edu.au.

ESTIMATED COST

Students do not incur tuition fees, but are expected to purchase text books and some other resources.
Students must apply for a National Police Clearance at a cost of $46.00 (non refundable).

DESTINATION ON COMPLETION

Successful completion of the Enabling Course will provide you with a place in Curtin’s Bachelor of Science - Multidisciplinary Science major. It may also be a pathway into other Science, Engineering, Medical Imaging, Pharmacy, and Physiotherapy courses, however entry is subject to meeting the necessary course prerequisites and your performance in the Enabling Course.

NATIONAL POLICE HISTORY CHECK

It is a requirement of the Department of Education that students, who are 18 years of age or older on or before the commencement of their course, enrolling in Department of Education schools, must apply for a National Police History Check at a cost of $46.00 (non-refundable). You will be required to do this when enrolling. To make application you will need to provide 100 point identification by presenting one of the following:
Either:
Birth Certificate (70 points),
Current Passport/International Travel Document (70 points),
Australian Citizenship Certificate (70 points),

plus secondary identification such as a drivers licence (30 points), Medicate Card (20 points), Bank Card (20 points), Proof of Age Card (20 points), and Social Security Benefit Card (20 points).

Short Courses

Tuart College offers a range of day and night short courses in computing, personal development, languages, hospitality, general studies and STAT. These courses have been designed for adults and are ideal for people wishing to re-engage with education.

Tuart College Courses

Short Courses are offered in three 10 week short course rounds or as individual workshops. Understanding the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) courses (3hrs per week x 3 weeks) are available throughout the year (see the list below).

All participants completing short courses receive a Certificate of Completion (excluding STAT).

Course descriptions and weekly course outlines are available for all short courses offered by Tuart College.

BYOD = Bring Your Own Device.  Students are required to bring their own appropriate fully charged and working device to these courses.

HOW TO ENROL

The short courses currently available are listed below. You can enrol by:

  • submitting a request for enrolment directly from this list, or
  • printing out a Short Course Enrolment Form or STAT Enrolment Form and mailing or faxing the form with payment to the address/fax number indicated on the form, or
  • phoning the College on 92426222 or enrolling in person.

COURSES IN ROUND 3 - SPRING 2017
4 September to 24 November 2017.  No classes are held during school holidays or on public holidays.

Term 3 school holidays - 23 September to 8 October 2017.

Steps to enrol online:
  • Click on the ADD button next to the course (s) you wish to enrol in. The course (s) will be added to the Basket.
  • When you have all the courses your require, click on the ‘Submit Enrolment Request’ button (underneath the Basket).
  • Fill in all the required data and then click on the ‘Submit Request’ button.

Course Descriptions

Course descriptions (outlines) are available for each listed course.  Simply click on the course title you are interested in from the list below, then click the Course Outline button.

UPCOMING ROUNDS:

Round 1 2018:  19 February  -  11 May 2018.  (School holiday break - 14 April - 29 April 2018).

Note: Click the following link to view the location for Hospitality courses at Mirrabooka SHS Hospitality Centre.

 

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Course Day Time Room Code Start Date Duration Cost GST Inc Add
Bring Your Own Device - Getting To Know Your iPad Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A104 S-IP2_1 5-09-2017 3 $97.00 No
Bring Your Own Device - Travelling with Your Android Tablet Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A104 S-AT3_1 4-09-2017 3 $97.00 No
Bring Your Own Device - Windows 10 Introduction Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A104 S-IW1_1 10-10-2017 5 $121.00 No
Excel 2010 Beginners 1 Day Wkshp Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A103 S-X1W_2 6-11-2017 1 $143.00 No
Excel 2010 Beginners 1 Day Wkshp Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A103 S-X1W_1 18-09-2017 1 $143.00 No
Excel 2010 Intermediate 1 Day Wkshp Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A103 S-X2W_1 23-10-2017 1 $143.00 No
Intro to Computing Monday 9.00am - 11.00am A101 S-IC2_1 4-09-2017 10 $176.00 No
Intro to Computing for Seniors Thursday 9.00am - 11.00am A103 S-IC1_1 7-09-2017 10 $176.00 No
Making the Most of MYOB Monday 8.30am - 3.45pm A103 S-MOW_1 20-11-2017 1 $143.00 No
MYOB Day to Day Workshop Monday 8.30am - 3.45pm A103 S-MYW_1 13-11-2017 1 $143.00 No
Powerpoint Introduction Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A103 S-P1W_1 30-10-2017 1 $143.00 No
Powerpoint Introduction 1 Day Wkshp Monday 8.30am - 3.45pm A103 S-P1W_2 31-07-2017 1 $143.00 No
Word 2010 Beginners 1 Day Wkshp Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A103 S-W1W_1 11-09-2017 1 $143.00 No
Word 2010 for Teachers and Administrators Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A103 S-WTW_1 27-11-2017 1 $143.00 No
Word 2010 Intermediate 1 Day Wkshp Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A103 S-W2W_1 16-10-2017 1 $143.00 No
Course Day Time Room Code Start Date Duration Cost GST Inc Add
Beginners' English Level 1 Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A101 S-BE1_3 5-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Bookkeeping Reporting Workshop - 30 Oct & 6 Nov Monday 8.30am - 3.30pm A20 S-B2W_2 30-10-2017 2 $73.00 No
Creative Writing Wednesday 11.00am - 1.00pm A20 S-CW1_6 6-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Creative Writing Tuesday 6.30pm - 8.30pm A20 S-CW1_5 5-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Drawing for Beginners Tuesday 1.00pm - 3.00pm B8 S-DB1_3 5-09-2017 10 $194.00 No
English as an Additional Language Tue & Thu 10.00am - 2.00pm A106 S-ES3_3 5-09-2017 10 $86.00 No
Everyday Maths Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A10 S-EM1_2 4-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Grammar Basics Workshop Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm B12 S-GBW_2 4-11-2017 1 $38.00 No
Painting for Beginners Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm B8 S-PB1_3 5-09-2017 10 $194.00 No
Psychology and Self Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A117 S-PY1_3 5-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Writing for a Purpose Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A101 S-WR1_3 6-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Course Day Time Room Code Start Date Duration Cost GST Inc Add
Cake Decorating - Floral Sprays Tuesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm A105 S-CD3_3 31-10-2017 4 $200.00 Yes
Cake Decorating - Producing Simple Fondant Flowers Tuesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm A105 S-CD1_3 5-09-2017 3 $145.00 Yes
Cake Decorating - Wired Flowers Tuesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm A105 S-CD2_3 10-10-2017 3 $145.00 Yes
Course Day Time Room Code Start Date Duration Cost GST Inc Add
French Level 1 Monday 1.00pm - 3.00pm A6 S-FR1_6 4-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
French Level 1 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A19 S-FR1_7 4-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
French Level 2 Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A19 S-FR2_4 6-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
French Level 3 Wednesday 1.00pm - 3.00pm A19 S-FR3_5 6-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
French Level 3 (Continuing) Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A6 S-FR4_3 5-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
French Level 3 (Continuing) Wednesday 10.30am - 12.30pm A19 S-FR4_4 6-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
German Level 1 Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A5 S-GE1_3 5-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
German Level 3 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A5 S-GE3_1 4-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
German Level 4 Continuing Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A5 S-GE4_3 6-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Indonesian Level 1 Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A6 S-IN1_3 6-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Indonesian Level 2 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A6 S-IN2_3 4-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Italian Level 1 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A20 S-IT1_7 4-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Italian Level 1 Monday 1.00pm - 3.00pm A21 S-IT1_6 4-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Italian Level 3 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A21 S-IT3_6 4-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Italian Level 3 Wednesday 10.30am - 12.30pm A22 S-IT3_7 6-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Italian Level 3 (Continuing) Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A21 S-IT4_6 5-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Italian Level 3 (Continuing) Tuesday 10.30am - 12.30pm A21 S-IT4_5 5-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Italian Level 3 (Continuing) Monday 10.30am - 12.30pm A21 S-IT4_4 4-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Japanese Level 1 Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A21 S-JA1_3 6-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Japanese Level 2 Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A21 S-JA2_3 5-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Russian Level 1 Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A24 S-RU1_2 6-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Russian Level 2 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A24 S-RU2_2 4-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Spanish Level 1 Wednesday 1.00pm - 3.00pm A17 S-SP1_6 6-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Spanish Level 1 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A17 S-SP1_5 4-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Spanish Level 2 Wednesday 10.30am - 12.30pm A17 S-SP2_5 6-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Spanish Level 3 Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A17 S-SP3_4 6-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Spanish Level 4 Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A17 S-SP4_5 5-09-2017 10 $123.00 No
Spoken Chinese (Mandarin) Level 1 Tuesday 6.30pm - 8.30pm A114 S-CH1_3 5-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Thai Level 1 Monday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A23 S-TH1_3 11-09-2017 10 $73.00 No
Course Day Time Room Code Start Date Duration Cost GST Inc Add
Change Your Thinking/ Life Tuesday 9.30am - 12.00pm B7 S-CT1_5 5-09-2017 8 $73.00 No
Change Your Thinking/ Life Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.30pm B7 S-CT1_6 5-09-2017 8 $73.00 No
Communication and Confidence Matters Wednesday 9.30am - 12.00pm B7 S-KE1_5 6-09-2017 8 $73.00 No
Communication and Confidence Matters Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.30pm B7 S-KE1_6 6-09-2017 8 $73.00 No
Managing Emotions More Effectively Workshop Saturday 9.30am - 4.00pm B4 S-MEW_5 21-10-2017 1 $84.00 Yes
Managing Emotions More Effectively Workshop Friday 9.30am - 4.00pm B4 S-MEW_6 3-11-2017 1 $84.00 Yes
Managing Emotions More Effectively Workshop Saturday 9.30am - 4.00pm B4 S-MEW_4 5-08-2017 1 $84.00 Yes
Mindfulness Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm A122 S-MI1_2 5-09-2017 6 $140.00 No
Selfies and Stuff - Let's Chat Workshop Friday 9.30am - 1.30pm B7 S-SSW_2 20-10-2017 1 $60.00 No
Course Day Time Room Code Start Date Duration Cost GST Inc Add
STAT Preparation Courses Wednesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm T-STA_2 18-10-2017 3 $99.00 No
STAT Preparation Workshops Saturday 9.30am - 4.00pm T-STW_2 18-11-2017 1 $99.00 No

Certificate for General Education for Adults (CGEA)

The Bridging CGEA Program is designed to give students a chance to upgrade their education to Year 10 or Year 11 equivalence.

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This is a semesterised program designed for adults who wish to upgrade their secondary education to the equivalent of Year 10 or Year 11 level.  You will need to be aged 17 years and 6 months, or older, before 1 January to be eligible for enrolment. By enrolling in this program you can achieve a variety of goals such as:

  • meeting the necessary prerequisites for employment
  • providing an opportunity to change your occupation
  • preparing for WACE studies
  • meeting the prerequisites for certain TAFE courses
  • improving your general education at this level for personal reasons or so that you can help your children with their studies
  • gaining confidence in your academic ability
  • improving your general study habits and learning skills

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You will need to be aged 17 years and 6 months, or older, before 1 January to be eligible for enrolment.

CLASS AVAILABILITY

Day classes are available in all subjects.

FULL-TIME STUDY

Full-time study is available. To be a full-time student you need to study four subjects and a minimum of 16 hours in a week. Full-time day students may be eligible to receive an Austudy allowance.

PART-TIME STUDY

Student can enrol part-time. Part-time students are enrolled for less than 16 hours per week.

ENROLMENT

All enrolment is through appointments and interviews. These will commence in June.
It is important that you plan your return to study. Course advisors are available to assist you with course advice and career selection.
Telephone (08) 9242 6222 to make an appointment.

COST

Semester 2 2017 Bridging CGEA subjects cost between $59 and $76.
 

SUBJECTS AVAILABLE IN SEMESTER 2 2017
Refer to the Enrolment Information Booklet for more detail on subjects.
  • Computing Skills Level 2
  • English Levels 1, 2 and 3
  • English as an Additional Language/Dialect
    Introductory Levels 1,2 and 3
  • Mathematics Levels 1, 2 and 3
  • Science Level 3

Certificate IV in Academic Preparation Studies (52566WA)

This program is designed to prepare students for University focused academic studies. It can lead to entry into a selection of courses at Curtin University, Edith Cowan University* and Murdoch University upon successful completion of the entry requirements. The Certificate IV Academic Preparation Studies is available as a year-length program or as a semester length program beginning in Semester 2.

*ECU has additional English Competency requirements that students must satisfy.

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The Certificate IV in Academic Preparation Studies (APS) aims to provide learners with the ability to:
  1. Apply academic conventions to meet tertiary requirements in a range of subject disciplines.
  2. Communicate effectively in academic contexts including tutorial, class and lecture groups.
  3. Implement planning and organisational structures across an academic course of study.
  4. Confidently undertake academic tasks requiring the use of information technology.
  5. Apply academic research and investigation skills in a range of subject disciplines.
  6. Apply knowledge and skills in a range of academic disciplines to complete extended tasks and processes.
These outcomes are consistent with the distinguishing features of a Certificate IV under the Australian Qualifications Framework in that they enable an individual to:
  1. Demonstrate an understanding of a broad knowledge base incorporating some theoretical concepts.
  2. Apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems.
  3. Identify and apply skill and knowledge areas to a wide variety of contexts with depth of study in some areas.
  4. Identify, analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.
  5. Take responsibility for own outputs in relation to specific quality standards.

COURSE STRUCTURE

The Certificate IV in Academic Preparation Studies consists of core and elective modules.

Core Modules (The core modules must be completed)
Tertiary Study Skills
Academic Communication Skills

Elective Modules
Students choose at least 3 elective modules from the range on offer. These are listed in the Certificate IV in Academic Preparation Studies Information Booklet above.

Elective Modules (available Semester 2, 2017)

Economics 4

Human Biology 4

History 4

Mathematics 420

 

Achievement of the Certificate IV Academic Preparation Studies requires successful completion of:

  1. Two Core modules.
  2. Three Elective modules. Where a course is not completed a Statement of Attainment will be issued for any completed modules.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Students enrolling in the Certificate IV in Academic Preparation Studies should have achieved a nationally registered Certificate III course or have literacy and numeracy skills at least equivalent to 22238VIC Certificate III in General Education for Adults or successful completion of WACE Year 11 English and Mathematics or equivalent.

Where students do not have all the required skills. Every effort is made to accommodate requests for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) to facilitate entry into the Certificate IV APS from all students who apply for entry. Students will be considered for enrolment into the course based upon their individual circumstances and if course administra­tors believe they have a reasonable chance of academic success.