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Year 12 - Western Australian Certificate of Education

Course Title Year 12 - Western Australian Certificate of Education
Course Overview

The Year 12 Western Australian Certificate of Education Courses are designed to give you a wide range of options to complete Year 12 with the view of entering a tertiary institution. It is offered in two modes: February Entry and April Entry. Both courses finish in November.

The February intake is a standard program which is suitable for all students who meet minimum entry requirements. The April intake is a discrete express course for above average students with limited courses available.

Course Brochure

Year 11 and 12 WACE Enrolment and Course Booklet.pdf Download PDF (2 MB pdf)

Certification Gained Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) for students under 19 on 1st March 2017. Students over 19 will receive a Statement of Results from the School Curriculum and Standards Authority (SCSA).
Suitable For • Entry into a Western Australian public university on successful completion.
• Entry into government and private universities throughout Australia and overseas.
• Entry into State Training Providers
Course Duration February Entry: 10 months (February - November)
April Entry: 8 months (April - November)
Time Allocation

Students commencing classes in February will receive 4.5 hours per week per course.

Students in the April intake receive an extra hour per week of tuition in each course. At the time of the final examinations in November, these students will have had slightly less total tuition hours as those who commenced in February.
Prerequisites

Local Students
For students under 19 on 1st March 2017 satisfactory completion of Year 11 studies or equivalent.
Students aiming to undertake Year 12 Science and Mathematics Courses are recommended to have completed some background preparation in these courses either through Year 11 or Bridging to Year 12 subjects.
For further information please contact Student Services or refer to the Course Brochure.

If you are 18 years or older on the 1 February 2017, you will also need to complete the Department of Education - National Police History Check through Canning College. Please read the attached National Police Clearance letter to prospective students from Canning College Principal, Alan Genoni.

International students
English Competency Requirements

  • GCE 'O' Level English, 1119: C6
  • SPM English: C6
  • HKCEE English: Level 3
  • IELTS Overall Band Score: 5.5
  • TOEFL: 525 or 195 (new grading system)
Academic Requirements Satisfactory completion of Year 11 studies or equivalent. For further information contact the International Student Office on 9351 5665 or click here for the entry requirements.
Course Dates

February Courses:
- Orientation for International students: 16th January - 24nd January 2017
- Orientation session for all students: Monday 30th January 2017 at 8:45am - 10:30am
- Day Classes commence: Monday 29th January 2017 at 11:00am.

April Start Courses
- Orientation for International students: 19 April - 21 April 2017
- Classes commence: Tuesday 26 April 2017

Enrolment Details

Local Students Enrol at Student Services which is open Monday to Friday from 8:15am. Please phone 9351 5600 to enrol or check closing times as they differ at different times of the year.

International Students Application and Enrolment Information

Accreditation By The School Curriculum and Standards Authority (SCSA)
Estimated Total Course Cost See the Year 11 and 12 WACE Enrolment and Course Information booklet
College Students