22474VIC Certificate III in General Education for Adults

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding


Certificate III in General Education for Adults is a Foundation skills course for adults of all age groups, skill levels, diversity and backgrounds. This program will focus on the development of basic literacy and numeracy skills as well as the development of an individual learning plan.


Obtain a Year 12 equivalence. Entry into employment or further study.


Studying this course will help you access further courses at SUNITAFE, tertiary education or work opportunities.

Course Delivery

This course runs over six months for Semester 1 and then is repeated in Semester 2. Delivered in Mildura and Swan Hil

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre - Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals.

Expected Time to Complete

20 Weeks

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
VU22434 Evaluate pathway options, design a learning plan and compile a portfolio 60 $30.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
VU21881 Apply essential further study skills 90 $45.00
VU22436 Engage with a range of highly complex texts for learning purposes 30 $15.00
VU22440 Create a range of highly complex texts for learning purposes 30 $15.00
VU22442 Analyse and evaluate numerical and statistical information 50 $25.00
VU22444 Use formal mathmatical concepts and techniques to analyse and solve problems 50 $25.00
VU22446 Design and review a project 40 $20.00
VU22447 Analyse science in the community 40 $20.00

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Portfolio
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

Government Subsidised $1,956
Concession $548
RPL Government Subsidised $817
RPL Concession $163
RPL Self-funded $1,225
Self-Funded $2,365

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
Student Withdrawal and Refund of Course Fees Procedure

Please visit our Fees and Charges page for more information.
Intake Campus Course Details
2021 February Swan Hill Campus Full Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Thursdays and Fridays, 9:00AM - 3:00PM