Course Type:
Accredited Course
Study Mode:
On Campus
6 months
Starting Date:
14/02/2022 and 11/07/2022
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Course Overview

This course is designed to re-engage you into learning, the focuses is on developing your reading and writing skills for paper based and web based  text types,  to assist you with interpreting everyday texts. This course also focuses on developing your mathematical knowledge so that you are able to apply these skills in everyday life situations.  During the course will  also be assisted with planning and developing your learning goals.

Skills, knowledge gained 

  • Students learn the importance of documenting their learning to support with chosen goals, develop,
    implement and review learning goals for the future.
  • Be able to read, interpret and evaluate familiar paper and web based texts.
  • Create a range of familiar and some less familiar texts with some specialised vocabulary and spelling
  • Interpret, estimate and calculate a range of simple numerical information for personal purposes such as
    budgeting, financial planning and maths for general living.
  • Use paper and web based mediums to engage with and create texts of limited complexity.


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:30 - 2:30

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory) - Koorie Stream.

Career Opportunities

  • This is a Foundation based course that will lead on to further training opportunities

Opportunities for Further Study

Further Information

Course and Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Recommended entry requirements

  • Be at least 16 years old and no longer attending secondary school


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Sample course units

Course units
AHCNSY205 Pot up plants
CUAPPR211 Make simple creative work
CUAPAI211 Develop painting skills
VU22104 Prepare Simple Budgets
VU22365 Create simple texts for personal purposes
VU21664 Prepare For Employment
CUAPPR201 Make simple creative work
CUAPAI201 Develop painting skills
VU22450 Work with and interpret simple directions in familiar situations
VU22370 Work with simple measurements in familiar situations
VU22369 Work with simple numbers and money in familiar situations
VU22366 Create simple texts for learning purposes
VU22361 Engage with simple texts for learning purposes
VU22358 Develop learning goals
VU22371 Work with simple design and shape in familiar situations
VU22359 Conduct a project with guidance
VU22367 Create simple texts for employment purposes
VU22362 Engage with simple texts for employment purposes


Observation, questioning, tests and quizzes