To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:
Completion of Higher School Certificate or
Appropriate experience working in community-based organisations which provide a service to people with a disability
*Disclaimer: The Course entry requirements above are for 2020 Admission.
International students need to meet the English Language Proficiency requirements as defined in the Admission to Coursework Program Policy.
2. Requirements for Completion of Degree
To qualify for the Associate Degree, a student must complete 160 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:
130 cp from Discipline Studies Units;
20 cp from Professional Practice Studies Units;
10 cp from Core Curriculum Unit.
3. Additional Requirements
3.1 Requirements for working with children and vulnerable people: All students enrolled must obtain a national police check before they may enter a workplace.
3.2 Requirements for working with children: All students enrolled must have the appropriate approvals before they may enter a classroom. These are: Blue Card (Qld), Working with Vulnerable People (ACT) or Working with Children Check (NSW and Vic). International students must bring police check documentation from their own countries. Australian students who have lived in another country for 12 months or more must provide a police check from that country for that period.
4. Progression Requirements
In all aspects of progress through the course, students will be advised by the Course Coordinator and bound by decisions of the School Committee.