Short Courses

Auslan Intermediate Bridging Course

Melbourne Polytechnic Auslan 4 Bridging Course is designed to deliver intermediate Auslan skills to those previously enrolled into and/or completed the Certificate IV and who need to consolidate and/or refresh their skills prior to enrolling into the Diploma of Auslan

Course Code: SPP034

The course will increase Melbourne Polytechnic’s engagement with Auslan students both in metropolitan and regional areas. It is also designed as a bridging program to re-engage learners with Auslan with a view to pathway them into the accredited program and ultimately into an interpreting program.




Bridging and Prep
03 9269 8615


4 weeks
Total Hours: 24

Course Outline

  • Topics include:
  • An introduction to the Auslan 4 Bridging Course
  • Medical/health
  • Geography/natural disasters
  • Globalisation
  • Workplace/social meetings
  • Colonialisation
  • Storytelling
  • Aspects of the deaf community

Course Outcomes

  • This course will provide students with intermediate Auslan skills and re-introduce returning students to the language and/or develop and build on existing skill. It will give students the skills and confidence required to engage successfully in Diploma of Auslan

Suitable For

  • It will appeal to former Auslan students and mature aged learners who are seeking to engage with Auslan in fun and relaxed learning environment



No government funding or concession applies.

Payment Options:

  • Cash - paid in person at any campus or a Skills and Jobs Centre
  • Credit Card
  • Invoice - paid by the company or job agencies

Assessment Methods

No formal assessment.


Smart phone and access to the internet (you will be expected to use your own phones for recording purposes if required)


Participants needs to be previously enrolled into and/or completed Certificate IV in Auslan

Pathways to further study

Diploma of AUSLAN

Available Sessions

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.
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