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|Length||36 weeks (440 hours)|
|Commencement||Apply any time|
|Timetable||Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9:00am until 3:00pm|
Whilst we pride ourselves on our hands-on training, we have had to adjust most of our courses for study from home and remote learning during the COVID-19 restrictions. This means courses will be delivered using a range of methods including online learning, virtual classrooms, workbooks and direct contact with your teacher.
Given the government restrictions that are now in place to reduce the spread of coronavirus in Australia, we expect this new model of study will continue until the government makes changes to these restrictions.
The Course in EAL is for students who have limited prior knowledge of English.
At this course level, you begin to develop English language skills in communicating personal details and needs, read and write basic messages and forms, recognise numbers and money, and follow simple directions.
During this course you will learn how to:
This course provides a pathway into the Certificate I in EAL.
Why don’t you come along to our next course info session to find out everything you need to start your learning journey? You can chat with our teachers, tour our facilities, learn more about the course, find out about the application process and get your questions answered by our course experts.
The AMES is a free program for eligible migrants.
The Adult Multicultural Education Services(AMES) provide the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) to help new migrants learn basic English skills that will assist them to successfully and confidently participate socially and economically in Australian society. The AMEP is available to migrants from the family, skilled and humanitarian visa streams and provides up to 510 hours of English language tuition within the first five years of visa commencement or arrival in Australia.
Please check for eligibility with course staff.
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|VU22584||Develop language learning objectives with support||30||$0.00|
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|VU22352||Recognise numbers and money in simple, highly familiar situations||25||$0.00|
|VU22353||Recognise, give and follow simple and familiar directions||25||$0.00|
|VU22356||Recognise and locate simple numerical information in short, simple highly familiar texts||25||$0.00|
|VU22585||Use beginning language learning strategies with support||55||$0.00|
|VU22586||Communicate basic personal details and needs||70||$0.00|
|VU22587||Give and respond to basic information and instructions||70||$0.00|
|VU22588||Read and write short basic messages and forms||70||$0.00|
|VU22589||Read and write short, basic factual texts||70||$0.00|
This course involves accredited units. You will be required to complete assessment tasks to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the course outcomes. A combination of written, oral and practical assessment strategies will be used in either a classroom, online or workplace environment.
Where units require demonstration of skills in a workplace environment, you will have the opportunity to do this either in your own workplace (where appropriate), through a practical placement, or by using one of the Institute's simulated workshops/classrooms. Detailed information about the types, conduct and dates of assessments will be provided in advance. You will also be provided with information about the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.
Once you have applied for your chosen course, you will receive a thank you email from South West TAFE with a few steps to help process your enrolment.
Complete a Pre-Training Review
You will receive an email to complete a Pre-Training Review online evaluation. This evaluation helps us tailor your training to suit your needs.
Create or provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI)
A USI is a nationally recognised reference number that provides an online record of your training qualifications gained in Australia.
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If you have experience or prior qualifications, you may be eligible to apply for recognition of prior learning and gain credits. You will be asked to provide any relevant Statement of Attainment to support identified credits.
Here's an outline of fees and costs associated with your course.
Your fees each year can be made up of 3 different elements. Everyone has different circumstances that can affect what you pay and how much you pay. :
There are 4 different rates of tuition fees. Only one will apply to you (depending on your eligibility and circumstances).
The fees listed below are indicative only. The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future.
|Course fees by student type||Indicative Course Fee|
|Government subsidised rate (if eligible)||$3,010.00|
|Full fee rate (if not eligible for govt subsidy)||$3,235.00|
Some courses require specific resources or materials necessary for your study eg: tools of the trade, excursions, etc. Final costs will be determined upon enrolment.
|Additional course fees||Indicative Course Fee|
|Course consumable/materials (approximate)||$0.00|
Once we have processed your enrolment form, you will receive an email with your invoice.
Payments will need to be arranged within five(5) business days of receiving the email containing your invoice.
We also offer a range of scholarships each year which you may be eligible to apply for to assist with course fees.
There are five simple steps to apply for a course with us.
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As a SWTAFE student, you can access a variety of support services that will enhance your study experience and help you complete your studies successfully. For more information about any of these services, visit our student page.