Course code: PSP51018 Diploma of Auslan
PSP51018 Diploma of Auslan qualification provides signing skills to communicate in Auslan fluently and spontaneously across a wide range of subjects. Communication may take place in any situation including personal, public, social, employment and educational domains.
Semester 1, 2020 Enrolments Open
Please see proposed details for delivery for 2020. These details may be subject to change.
*If you are Deaf and are interested in this course, please see PSP51018 Diploma of Auslan (Deaf Cohort)
- Full Fee $5,500
- Subsidised Price $2,200 (Non-concessional)*
- Subsidised Price $1,000 (Concession)*
*The Auslan Interpreter Funding Strategy subsidy is funded by the Queensland Government and available to eligible participants. To be eligible, you must have aspirations to complete the PSP20218 Certificate II in Auslan, PSP30218 Certificate III in Auslan, PSP40818 Certificate IV in Auslan and PSP51018 Diploma of Auslan and sign a declaration form to this effect (the declaration form can be found on the last page of online enrolment form). There are no restrictions regarding prior qualifications. Eligibility Criteria
- 30 Weeks (Excluding School Holidays and Public Holidays)
- Commencing 28th January 2020
- Day or Night Courses Brisbane
- Additional Full Weekend Workshops
- Training will be provided in an immersive Auslan environment
- Friday: 9am - 2.30pm - Commencing 31st January 2020 (Day)
- Monday & Wednesday: 6pm - 8.30pm - Commencing 29th January 2020 (Night)
- Thursday: 9am - 2.30pm - Commencing 30th January 2020 (Day)
For students accessing funding you must have successfully completed Certificate II in Auslan, Certificate III in Auslan & Certificate IV in Auslan to be eligible to enrol in to PSP51018 Diploma of Auslan.
For RPL students who have not previously completed Certificate II in Auslan, Certificate III in Auslan & Certificate IV in Auslan, you must RPL PSP20218 Certificate II in Auslan, PSP30218 Certificate III in Auslan & PSP40818 Certificate IV in Auslan before being eligible to enrol in to PSP51018 Diploma of Auslan, please contact us before enrolling to discuss.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
This qualification provides signing skills to communicate in Auslan fluently and spontaneously across a wide range of subjects. Communication may take place in any situation including personal, public, social, employment and educational domains.
Students will be given frequent opportunities to use their language skills within interactive practice sessions and with a range of guest presenters and teachers. These sessions will be videoed for reflective practise purposes so that students can obtain feedback from their teachers and peers and also engage in self-evaluation.
ON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION STUDENTS SHOULD:
- Understand a wide range of demanding, long texts, and recognise implicit meaning
- Express him or herself fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions
- Use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes
- Produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.
- PSPLAN001 Converse in Auslan at a basic user level
- PSPLAN002 Compare the fundamental differences between Auslan and English structure
- PSPLAN003 Source information on Deaf culture, and communicate according to Deaf protocol
- PSPLAN004 Converse in Auslan at an independent user level (familiar subjects)
- PSPLAN005 Analyse the structure of Auslan signs
- PSPLAN006 Research the development of educational and social conditions for Australian Deaf communities
- PSPLAN007 Converse in Auslan at an independent user level (abstract and concrete notions)
- PSPLAN008 Compare the structure of sentences in Auslan and English
- PSPLAN012 Converse in Auslan at a proficient user level
- PSPLAN013 Analyse the semantics and sociolinguistics of Auslan
- PSPLAN014 Convey information between Auslan and English
- PSPLAN015 Research the role of an Auslan interpreter
DURATION AND DELIVERY
The 30 week course will total 5 hrs face to face per week. Delivery is blended and consists of face to face classes and self-paced online learning through a student portal. Please be advised that access to a laptop/computer is required for accessing the Student Portal. Minimum Course numbers are required for courses to go ahead.
**There will be a requirement from students to complete extra hours outside of the standard class delivery to make up enough hours for the course. This can be done by attending community events and weekend workshops etc.
VENUE FOR DELIVERY
- Brisbane South Day Course: Deaf Service, 915 Ipswich Road, Moorooka
- Brisbane South Night Course: Our Lady’s College, 15 Chester Street, Annerley
- Brisbane North Day Course: Deaf Lottery, 467 Enoggera Road, Alderley
For full paying students, a deposit of 20% of full fee is due upon acceptance into the course with the balance as per individual payment plans.
For students accessing the subsidy, full payment of the student co-contribution fee is required upon acceptance into the course. Payment plans are available on request with a deposit of 20% due on enrolment and the balance as per individual payment plans.
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