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The Graduate Diploma of Adult and Vocational Education course offered by Charles Sturt University gives you the power to leverage your practical skills into a rewarding teaching career.
Designed to turn people with specific technical or vocational qualifications and experience into teachers, this course will provide you with skills in teaching and training, evaluation and assessment, and crafting and managing training programs. It will provide you with an understanding of ethical issues pertaining to adult and vocational education, as well as the ability to think critically about contemporary developments in the industry.
Credit is available for students who have already completed a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.
Applicants must meet the criteria to be eligible to enter this program:
Students are required to undertake professional experience as part of this course, consisting of 200 hours of practicum across the program. Students are responsible for organising appropriate sites in which to undertake their practicum.
In this adult and vocational education course, the subjects you will study include:
Electives – choose one from the following:
If you choose not to study the entire Graduate Diploma of Adult and Vocational Education, you may be able to complete an alternative program. This is beneficial for students who need to develop a specialisation or who prefer not to commit to the whole study period.
Depending on the units studied, you can exit with a Graduate Certificate in Adult and Vocational Education.
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As someone with practical skills and vocational training, you are the perfect teacher – students are assured of receiving instruction from someone who knows what they’re talking about, and you get to share your passion with enthusiastic pupils keen to learn.
Upon completion of this program you will be eligible to teach at TAFE, non-TAFE providers of adult and vocational education, and in various industries as a teacher, trainer, lecturer or education consultant.
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If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Additionally, if you are an Australian resident you may also be eligible to receive Austudy/Abstudy or Youth Allowance.
CSU provides access to a range of scholarships and loans to help its students with the costs associated with university study.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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The Bachelor of Adult and Vocational Education (with specialisations) offered online by CSU will help you transform your vocational skills into a successful teaching career.