The cost of these courses is being discounted considerably to support retraining and upskilling for Australian workers recently displaced by the COVID 19 crisis.
NUHEPs that are existing FEE-HELP providers were invited to apply for an allocation of Commonwealth supported places (CSPs) to deliver short online Undergraduate and Graduate Certificates of six months duration (0.5 Equivalent Full Time Study Load - EFTSL) in fields of national priority at Australian Qualification Levels (AQF) level 5 (Diploma) through to 9 (Masters Degree). The fields of national priority, student contribution rates and CGS subsidies are detailed at Table 1.
Applications closed at 5 pm AEST on Friday 24 April 2020. The department received 36 applications in total.
Questions or clarifications can be lodged through the following address: CGS@dese.gov.au