This course includes all of the units in CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support and two units from the Bachelor of Education. Upon completion of the qualification and the additional bachelor degree units, graduates will gain entry into the Bachelor of Education (Primary) or the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary).
Students are required to complete 120 hours of practical placement. The students are encouraged to find suitable schools for their placements. Students will not achieve competency in a unit until the allocated placement hours have been completed and verified by the workplace supervisor and the ACU assessor.
A current Police Check and Working with Children Check is also required.
We recognise your past studies and experiences. If you want to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT), please refer to the student handbook and RPL/CT policy on our website for further information.
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety CHCECE006 Support behaviour of children and young people CHCEDS001 Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment CHCEDS021 Assist in facilitation of student learning CHCEDS022 Work with students in need of additional support CHCEDS024 Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education CHCEDS025 Facilitate learning for students with disabilities CHCEDS032 Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk HLTWHS001 Participate in work health and safety
CHCEDS006 Support the development of numeracy skills CHCEDS020 Support students’ literacy learning CHCEDS031 Provide support to students with autism spectrum disorder CHCEDS003 Contribute to student education in all developmental domains CHCEDS026 Deliver elements of teaching and learning programs
Bachelor of Education (Primary) units
Semester 1: MATH140: Introduction to mathematical thinking
Semester 2: POLS140: Global citizens: civics and citizenship in a changing world
Semester 1: ENGL104: Exploring literature or NMBR140: Introduction to Mathematical thinking or SCIT140: Science in our world
Semester 2: POLS140 Global citizens: civics and citizenship in a changing world
Graduates who complete the Certificate IV in Education Support from ACU College and the additional bachelor units will gain entry into the Bachelor of Education (Primary) or the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary).
In Queensland (Brisbane) the training is delivered under Queensland Higher Level Skills Program for eligible candidates. Please refer to the Department of Education and Training website for funding eligibility in Queensland. Please refer to our fees page for details.
Certificate in Education Support PATHWAY (including Certificate IV in Education Support & 2 Bachelor units)
FEE FOR SERVICE
ELIGIBLE FOR FUNDING FEE
COURSE FEE (Certificate IV)
COURSE FEE (Bachelor units)
STUDENT SERVICES + AMENITIES
Offered in Melbourne and Ballarat
Scheduled nominal hours 905
Text books are NOT included in the fee.
Payment Plans can be discussed with our Finance team.
Applications direct to ACU College
Application for this course is made directly to ACU College and not through VTAC/QTAC. For more information, please contact the office at ACU College ACUCollege.Melbourne@acu.edu.au
Please note: you will be required to complete a pre-training review before the enrolment.
Brisbane: please apply online. The ACU College team will advise on pre-training review once application is received.
Victoria (Melbourne and Ballarat): Please book your pre-training review.