Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation

North Coast Institute, TAFE NSW

This course is a Year 12 equivalent qualification with an emphasis on skill-based learning as well as discipline-specific content. It is a recognised tertiary entry qualification by NSW and some interstate universities.

Entry Requirements:

Certificate III or equivalent skills and knowledge


4 core units; plus electives

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Apply language and learning skills; Apply critical and evaluative language and learning skills; Apply ethical practice in study; Develop learning strategies for further study. Electives: Analyse literary texts; Apply critical analysis to the study of film and media; Analyse historical concepts and issues in context; Analyse legal concepts and issues; Apply calculus concepts; Analyse health issues in a global context; Apply advanced statistical processes; Respond to the creative arts; Examine issues in contemporary Australian society; Investigate physics concepts; Investigate the chemical nature of matter; Research Aboriginal and Western knowledge systems; Apply critical thinking skills; Apply critical thinking skills; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kempsey No info No
Wollongbar No info No
Murwillumbah No info No
Port Macquarie No info No
Coffs Harbour Education Centre No info No
The North Coast Institute is located in the north coast region of New South Wales from Tuncurry/Forster in the south to Kingscliff on the Queensland border.

Online courses and modules are available with study patterns ranging from fully online to on-campus and web-based materials that use the latest technology to support face-to-face learning. Students also have access to a range of other flexible learning modes that enable them to study at a time, and in a place, of their own convenience.

The Institute enrols approximately 40,000 students each year.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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