10950NAT - Certificate IV in University Preparation

 

course duration

Duration
4 weeks
 

 
 
 

dates

Dates
November – December
Application opens 1 July 2021
Key dates

 
 

fees

Fees
$1,500 per course

 
 

location

University of Queensland
St Lucia Campus

 
 
 

Overview

UQ College offers intensive short courses over 4 weeks for you to obtain a prerequisite in Mathematical Methods, Biology or Chemistry.

Successful completion of an individual course will satisfy the prerequisite requirements in Mathematical Methods, Chemistry or Biology at The University of Queensland or other universities.

 

2021 Dates

Study date Tuesday 23 November – Saturday 18 December 2021
Close of Application Wednesday 17 November 2021
Orientation Monday 22 November 2021
Class time Monday – Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Tutorials 4 Saturday tutorials are available  (3 are optional)
 

Who is this program for

Students requiring prerequisites in Mathematical Methods, Biology, or Chemistry for the following year entry to university.

 

Course Materials

All course-learning materials are supplied. Computer and internet access will be available on campus throughout all training.

Eligibility

You are eligible to study a course if you meet the entry requirements. Entry requirements are the minimum qualifications, knowledge, skills, experience, and attributes you need to successfully complete a course or program.

Entry requirements:

  • As this course is the first step on a prospective academic pathway, students must have demonstrated academic ability at the required minimum
  • Unique Student Identifier (USI): It is now a requirement to have a USI number to enrol and receive your qualification or Statement of attainment. If you do not already hold a USI, you will need to go to www.usi.gov.au to create one prior to starting your enrolment
  • Completion of High School Year 11 in Australia, or competencies that demonstrate equivalence at a comparable level
  • Mature age students or learners from disadvantaged groups without the minimum educational requirements for entry, who are able to demonstrate through interview/testimonials/work samples, the maturity and motivation to succeed in the course may be granted special entry
  • Successful completion of a subject-specific Language, Literacy, and Numeracy test.

Making an informed decision

Please access the following links relating to enrolment:

 

 

 

 

 

entry requirements

Entry Requirements

As this course is the first step on a prospective academic pathway, students must have demonstrated academic ability at the required minimum.

  • Unique Student Identifier (USI)
  • Completion of High School Year 11 in Australia, or competencies that demonstrate equivalence at a comparable level.
  • Mature age students or learners from disadvantaged groups without the minimum educational requirements for entry, who are able to demonstrate through interview/testimonials/work samples, the maturity and motivation to succeed in the course may be granted special entry.
  • Successful completion of a subject specific Language, Literacy and Numeracy test.
  • Interviews in Math B will be assessed for suitability on the basis of prior educational qualifications and/or life skills and experience.

Students seeking entry into a Biology or Chemistry course are required to have undertaken at least one year of science in their senior high school studies or equivalent

Award

Statement of Attainment

On successful completion of the requirements of the course, a Statement of Attainment will be issued by UQ College.

Results will be available for the Major January QTAC offer round in the preceding year of enrolment. It is a students responsibility to list this course in the qualifications section of your QTAC application.

 

 

Units of Competency/Courses

NAT10950002 – Apply intermediate mathematical concepts and techniques to solve problems

NAT10950006 – Investigate chemical science problems

NAT10950005 – Investigate biological science problems

 

 

 

Application checklist

Documents required to enrol:

id

1. Photographic identification

One form of photographic identification is required as part of your enrolment.

  • For Australian and New Zealand citizens: A copy of your passport or driver’s licene or age Card
  • Holder of a permanent Visa including a Permanent Humanitarian Visa:
  1. A copy of your Passport or Immigration Card, and
  2. A copy of your Visa or letter from the Dep. of Immigration and Citizenship

usi

2. Unique Student Identifier (USI)

The Unique Student Identifier (USI) is a reference number allocated to each person undertaking recognised training courses. It is now a requirement to have a USI number to receive your Qualification or Statement of Attainment. If you don’t already hold a USI, you will need to go to www.usi.gov.au to create one.

How to apply

  1. The Application buttons below are relevant for each specific subject. Click on the button to start your application.
  2. Complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy test online.
  3. Complete your online enrolment. Payment of $1500 will be required for completion of your enrolment.

Note:
Students seeking entry into a Biology or Chemistry course are required to have undertaken at least one year of science in their senior high school studies or equivalent

Apply for biology

Apply for chemistry

Apply for math

 

 

 

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Get in touch

info@uqcollege.uq.edu.au
Phone: +61 7 3346 6770

Sir Llew Edwards Building (#14)
Cnr University Drive & Campbell Road
The University of Queensland
St Lucia QLD 4072 Australia

RTO Number: 32454

 

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