General English Level I (GE1)
Cricos Code: 096453K
Duration: 11 weeks (10 weeks class, 1 week break)
Location: Melbourne, Hobart
Intake: Jan, April, July & Oct
Tuition Fees: $2530
Application Fee: $250
This course has been designed for students who are seeking to improve their English language skills to undertake further education in Australia at Central Australian College (CAC) 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 or higher. 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.
International Students wanting to study at Central Australian College must be at least 18 years of age or above.
The learner will be able to handle a basic range of situations immediately relevant to the student‘s needs in simple everyday situations. To use basic written language for simple practical purposes. To understand the main point of short extracts in a limited range of situations.
Delivery is on campus. It includes face to face delivery in the classroom environment with tutorials, language learning activities, Online research, group discussions and presentations. We focus on peer learning and interactive sessions in the classroom.
It includes a minimum of 20 hours per week (face-to-face mode) and may include evening and weekend timetables. The breakdown of 20 hours is 16 hours (over 2 days per week) and 4 hours (over 1 day per week) is face to face.
Assessment methods for ELICOS programs include formative and summative assessments per day for ten weeks followed by a mock test in day 5 per week.
The course focuses on improving the four skills of English language; Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening.