10397NAT Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation (CATP)
This course is ideal if you did not complete Year 12 or if you have been away from formal study for some time. It gives you a pathway to diploma, advanced diploma, associate degree and university undergraduate courses. It helps you develop life-long learning skills, information communication technology skills, higher order literacy and numeracy skills, analytical thinking and problem-solving skills, and foundation knowledge and skills in a variety of specific fields of study, depending on the electives you choose.
Depending on where you study, you can specialise in Language and Learning (core), Australian Society, Biology, Computing for Academic Purposes, Family and Consumer Studies, Modern World History, Psychology, Environmental Studies, Chemistry, Legal Studies, Mathematics General (equivalent to Maths A), Mathematics Pure (equivalent to Maths B), Physics.
You must be 18 or turn 18 years of age within six months of starting the course.
Find out more about CATP at TAFE Queensland.
Important note about CATP
To be awarded this certificate, you must successfully complete nine elective units, most of which must be completed specialisations (with results in all required elective units) and one of those must be the Language and Learning specialisation. Specialisations might comprise two or three elective units of equal weighting.
The Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation (CATP) is also available through a number of private training providers.
Unilearn provides online, self-paced subjects with teacher support in an online environment. Choose when you study with flexible start and completion dates. Unilearn courses can help you meet subject prerequisites.
Subjects include Academic Literacy Studies, Introductory Mathematics, Senior English, Senior Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Introduction to Economics.
Unilearn Ready Program
This is a structured preparatory program delivered entirely online over 30 weeks with teacher support and scheduled online tutorials.
You complete the core Academic Literacy Studies plus choose two electives (Introductory Mathematics, Senior Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Introduction to Economics and Senior English).
Completion of the program provides you with a selection rank and can help you meet subject prerequisites.
Find out more about Unilearn.