|How to Apply||Please Enquire|
|AQF Level||Level 3: Certificate III|
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete a total of 13 units, consisting of:
6 core units and 7 elective units including a minimum of 4 elective units from Group A.
|MSL913001||Communicate with people|
|MSL913002||Plan and conduct laboratory/field work|
|MSL922001||Record and Present data|
|MSL933002||Contribute to the achievement of quality objectives|
|MSL943002||Participate in laboratory/field workplace safety|
|MSMENV272||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
Elective Units - Group A
|MSL933001||Maintain laboratory field workplace fit for purpose|
|MSL933004||Perform calibration checks on equipment and assist with its maintenance|
|MSL952001||Collect routine site samples|
|MSL953001||Receive and prepare samples for testing|
|MSL973002||Prepare working solutions|
Elective Units - Group B
|MSL912001||Work within a laboratory or field workplace (induction)|
|MSL924001||Process and interpret data|
|MSL934003||Maintain and control stocks|
|MSL944001||Maintain laboratory or field workplace safety|
|MSL954001||Obtain representative samples in accordance with sampling plan|
2018 Study Sequence
Enrol into two units at a time, as per the following order:
The order for elective units are to be advised by the teacher.
Course Assessment Information
2018 Mixed Mode
There are eleven course intakes for 2018, available monthly from February to December.
Duration and dates
12 months part-time
This course is available to study via Mixed Mode, with teaching support available through email and telephone. Students will require self-motivation and must have 4 – 6 hours per week available for study. Students are required to be working in a laboratory or must attend practical blocks at CQUniversity Mackay Ooralea campus to complete the practical component of the course. Resources will be emailed to students by teaching staff.
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|MSL20116||Certificate II in Sampling and Measurement||No|
|MSL40116||Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques||No|
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Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at www.cqu.edu.au/current-student