22258VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study)

Beginning at this level, students can progress through to higher education.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

CRICOS PROGRAM CODES: 094016C

Unlike other ‘non-award’ English programs,  this “Award” course is nationally recognised by the Australian Government and internationally.

At this level the outcomes are designed for those who require consolidation of advanced level English speaking and listening, reading, writing, literacy skills including digital literacy skills, and study skills in English prior to accessing a range of further study pathways including higher education.  
The purpose of this course is to develop communication and research skills and knowledge at a complex level together with knowledge of the Australian education system.

Entry Requirements
There are no limitations to entry based on gender, physical ability, social or educational background. Entry to the course is determined on the following criteria in order to place learners in the level appropriate to their proficiency in English language.

  • A participant’s current English language skills.
  • A participant’s prior formal education experience.
  • Any prior ‘English as Another Language’ learning.
  • A participant’s learning and further educational needs.

Students must meet their Visa requirements.

Students must meet their Visa requirements.

COURSE FEES

$200 (non-refundable)
$5,500 (includes enrolment fee AUD$200)

Fees include all material costs and learning resources.

Pathways and Further Study
Graduates from this course will be awarded a Certificate lV in EAL (Further Study) and may exit at an IELTS level 5.5 – 6.5. On successful completion, graduates may enrol in a Certificate lV or Diploma level industry qualification or a Degree program with a University or Higher Education Provider.

Course Delivery
28 weeks of total course duration (24 weeks classroom delivery + maximum 4 weeks of holidays) @ 20 hours per week made up of:

  • 16 hours teacher-led classroom delivery 
  • 4 hours computer lab work with tutorial support. During this time students complete activities using the support program MyEnglishLab   
  • Minimum 4 hours independent reading, study and/or project work.
  • Distance learning is not available.
  • Day, evening and weekend classes available

Delivery Methods

  • Classroom with active involvement of all participants
  • English language text with easy to understand activities
  • Computer lab with tutorial support
  • Bilingual support
  • Culturally sensitive to learners needs

Assesment Methods

  • Research
  • Presentation
  • Group discussion
  • Role play
  • Portfolio
  • Peer-to-peer evaluation
  • Interview
  • Reading activities
  • Writing activities
  • Recording of discussions

For further details of these units visit www.training.gov.au

Enrolments
Email: info@spic.qld.edu.au or via one of our Education Agents

Important – Enrolment Form, Student Handbook, Policies, Procedures, Fees and Charges
Visit www.spic.qld.edu.au and download an Enrolment Form and Student Handbook, which contain information about your course that must be read by you prior to enrolment.

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