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Certificate in English

Foundation to Intermediate

This course is intended to give a student who is starting with very little English good English fluency and the minimum English for academic purposes. Through the course the student will learn a wide range of vocabulary and grammar to use in a wide variety of listening, reading and writing situations. They will also learn the necessary formats and vocabulary for academic English.

At the end of the course the students should be able to reach the B2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

 

  • Can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialization.

  • Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.

  • Can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and independent disadvantages of various options.

Pathway Progression

Basic. Entry Requirements. Intake Period

THE BASICS

REGISTERED / ACCREDITATION

Registered with Committee for Private Education


​STRUCTURE

Academic  

MODE

Full-Time

PROGRAMME LENGTH

Full Time - 12 Months 

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

Basic or no English (All new students without a formal certification must sit for a Placement Test which may include an oral interview to determine the entry level)

Applicants must be of age 12 and above  

INTAKE PERIOD

Every Monday

 

(Tuesday if a Public Holiday falls on a Monday)  

The Programme in Depth

TEACHER STUDENT RATIO

1:30

SCHOOL HOURS/TIMETABLE

9:00am -12:00am and/or
1:00pm - 4:00pm /

Mondays-Fridays (except Public Holidays)

MODULES COVERED

Level 1 - Foundation (3 Months)
Level 2 - Elementary (3 Months)
Level 3 - Pre-Intermediate (3 Months)
Level 4 - Intermediate (3 Months)

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Assessment & Grades

ASSESSMENT

A - Competent
B - Partially Achieved (Not Yet Competent)
C - Not Achieved (Not Yet Competent)

Graduation Requirement:
In order to be awarded the Certificate in English - Foundation to Intermediate, student must be competent in all the performance criteria for all the modules within the eligibility period of 2 years from the date of commencement and has no outstanding fees.

Certificate will be awarded by Academies Australasia College.

Fees (Please see the top of the webpage for online payment of Application Fee and Course Fee)