Certificate in Tertiary Preparation (Awarded by M2 Academy)(Part-time)

M2 Academy


Course introduction

Introduction


Our Certificate in Tertiary Preparation assists students in developing the academic skills needed to succeed at the Diploma and Bachelors level. It is useful for school leavers or students who have taken the vocational strand of learning but would now like to further their studies. The course is also valuable for those who have spent time away from the academic environment for family, career or personal reasons and who wish to upgrade their skills before undertaking a university degree.

What is the Certificate in Tertiary Preparation?

3 or 4 courses from the following 5 courses to be allocated to the student following review of qualification:

  • Managing Your Study
  • Communicating at University
  • Applying Quantitative Concepts
  • Issues and Enquiry in Arts and Business
  • Career Readiness



Curriculum Overview


Programme Structure


What will you learn?

Classes will be conducted in workshops, with a student to faculty ratio of 1:25. The assessment methods used in this program vary from course to course and may include essays, reports, presentations, quizzes and group work.

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Develop an understanding of analytical and critical thinking skills required to undertake diploma or degree studies
  • Enhance quantitative skills and knowledge
  • Enhance writing skills and knowledge and establish an understanding of referencing requirements and student academic integrity
  • Create a framework for critical reflection pertaining to learning styles



Area of Studies


Where does it Lead?

Students who complete the program will receive a 'Certificate in Tertiary Preparation'.




Entry Requirements


Who is it for?

Entry Pathway

Business & Arts:

  • 3 courses required if minimum performance equals 3 subjects in GCE ‘O’ levels at C6 or better including English or ITE Nitec  GPA 2.5 or equivalent (domestic students only)
  • 4 courses required if mature age or academic performance below threshold or if students are international
  • IELTS: 5.5 or equivalent (For international students only)
Engineering:
  • 3 courses required if minimum performance equals 3 subjects in ‘O’ level at C6 or better including English & mathematics or ITE Nitec GPA 2.5 or equivalent (domestic only)
  • 4 courses required if mature age or academic performance below threshold or if students are international
  • IELTS: 5.5 or equivalent (For international students only)



Duration & Intake


Programme Duration


A total of 3 intakes in a year in February, June and September.

Full Time option – can be completed in 3 months
Part Time option – can be completed in 3 to 6 months



Fees & Funding

Please enquire below for course fees and financial grants:


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