Certificate I in EAL (Access)
National Code: 22250VIC
Course Duration: 26 (including holidays)
Tuition Fees: $4,900
Material Fee: $100
Application Fee: $250
Intake Dates: Jan, April, July & Oct
This course focuses on developing students’ reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. The course is a general English course designed for students with only an elementary level of English. At the end of the course, students will be able to participate in short, simple exchanges and read and write short, simples texts. These students may be seeking to undertake further education in Australia at Central Australian College or any other institution.
No formal education is required to join this course. However, CAC recommends satisfactory completion of an equivalent of Australia year 10. The entry point for this course would be determined by assessment of the student skills using Placement Test which includes four macro skills such as Listening, Speaking, Writing and Reading.
The recommended entry ISLPR for this course is 1.
International Students wanting to study at Central Australian College: must be at least 18 years of age or above to study at Central Australian College.
Students will be able to engage in short spoken exchanges, read and write short messages and give and respond to simple instructions.
Course Structure (Units)
The course consists of eight units which are:
VU21454 Plan language learning with support
VU21451 Participate in short simple exchanges
VU21450 Give and respond to short, simple instruction and information
VU21449 Read and write short simple messages and forms
VU21448 Read and write short, simple instructional and informational texts
VU20939 Recognise and interpret safety signs and symbols and processes
VU20940 Recognise and use basic mathematical symbols and processes
BSBITU10A Operate a personal computer
Delivery is in the classroom. Delivery is a minimum of 20 hours per week (face-to-face mode in class) and may include evening and weekend timetables.
All classes will be delivered at its main campus at 8-10 Cross Street, Footscray West VIC 3012.
Assessment methods are flexible, valid, reliable and fair. Assessment strategies will include:
Fees may change during your course of study. CAC reserves the right to discontinue or alter any course date, tuition or service fee, location, timetable or staffing without prior notice. This will constitute a provider default and all tuition fees will be handled in accordance with Central Australian College’s Refund Policy. Interest will not be credited to Student Fees or disbursements and therefore no interest will be recovered by students in the event of cancellation. Students must maintain valid Overseas Student Health Care insurance throughout their enrollment.