Certificate II in EAL (Access)
Cricos Code: 083328M
National Code: 22251VIC
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. Students at this level are expected to have a pre-intermediate level of English. The course provides students with the opportunity to develop their language skills through emails and the internet. In addition, students will have the opportunity to explore local community services and learn about the Australian environment. 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+ or IELTS 3.0 or completion of prior EAL learning eg Certificate I in EAL.
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 who complete this course will be able to participate in simple conversations which require some problem solving, read and write simple personal letters and read simple informational texts.
Course Structure (Units)
The course consists of eight units which are:
VU21297 Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio with guidance
VU21456 Participate in simple conversations and transactions
VU21457 Give and respond to simple verbal information and directions
VU21458 Read and write simple personal communications and transactional texts
VU21459 Read and write short, simple instructional and informational texts
VU21462 Explore community options
VU21463 Explore transport options
BSBITU201A Produce simple word processed documents
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.