GC017 - Graduate Certificate in Industrial Education and Training

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Plan: GC017 - Graduate Certificate in Industrial Education and Training
Campus: City Campus

Overview

Program details
Objectives of the program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Graduate Certificate in Industrial Education and Training
Award abbreviation: GCIET
Total credit points: 48
Career: PGRD
Duration: 6 months full-time-1semester/1 year part-time-2 semesters
Location: Onshore, City
Owning school: Education (360H)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/education
Partnered offering / Corporate client:  
ASCED code: 070103
CRICOS code:

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Objectives of the program

The program has been designed to further develop your knowledge and understanding of learning and teaching and enhance your ability to apply this new knowledge as a professional in a diverse range of educational and industry-based settings. The program also offers opportunities for you to incorporate a research focus in your learning, thus preparing you for further studies. The program aims to engage you with issues of local and international relevance. Upon completion you will have the skills, knowledge and capabilities to work effectively across a range of educational, commercial and community settings in a range of management, leadership and educational roles.

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Articulation and pathways

The current articulation agreements with this program and the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (12 cp RPL) and the Diploma in Vocational Education and Training Practice (24 cp RPL) are to be reviewed by the end of 2007. This is in accordance with conditions set out in the current agreement which forecasts this program amendment. Alongside the amendments to this program, it is envisaged that the introduction of the new package for the Diploma in Vocational Education and Training Practice at the beginning of 2008 will also influence current articulation agreements.

The Graduate Certificate in Industry, Education and Training is an accepted pathway into:

  • Graduate Diploma in Industrial Education and Training (GD037), pass only required.
  • Master in Education with a distinction average. Graduates without a distinction average in the GCIET will also be considered on an individual basis.

 

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Entrance requirements

To be accepted in the program, you are required to have any of the following:

  • minimum three year undergraduate degree
  • trade certificate or diploma level qualification with relevant work experience in adult or vocational education
  • Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training (post 2003), Certificate IV in Training and Assessment with appropriate work experience in training and/or assessor role or Diploma in Vocational Education and Training Practice or equivalent

International students must have an English proficiency minimum of IELTS 6.5 (where each individual component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking is not less than 6.0) or equivalent TOEFL score or Advanced level REW.

If you have completed part of or all of a similar qualification from another tertiary institution, your application will be individually considered for entry and exemptions.

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External accreditation and industry links

This program does not require professional accreditation.
The School of Education has an established reputation for providing educational and vocational leadership in creating knowledge for the future through work with client groups within primary, secondary and tertiary education, communities and enterprises. As a participant in this program you will be encouraged and supported to further these links and networks in your learning through your engagement with educational theory and reflective practice which integrates your

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Advice on any materials required will be provided in the relevant course guide, if applicable.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

The RMIT University Library provides a range of print and electronic collections and services to support this program. Any set texts associated with the program will be available for purchase from the RMIT Co-op Bookshop.

If you wish to borrow items from Victorian academic libraries, you will need to obtain a CAVAL card. Information about the CAVAL Reciprocal Borrowing scheme is available at http://www.rmit.edu.au/library/caval. Information on library resources and services can be found at http://www.rmit.edu.au/library

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