10725NAT Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding

Overview

The Course in Preliminary Spoken & Written English assists adult learners of non-English speaking backgrounds to develop language and literacy skills. Learners entering this course are assessed as beginners with remedial learning needs arising from limited or disrupted schooling. The learning focus for the Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English is to develop survival English Language skills.

Careers

Further Education and Employment Opportunities.

Pathways

Students can pathway through, Certificate I, Certificate II and Certificate III in Spoken and Written English.

Course Delivery

Classes are offered at varied times both night and day and progression through the course is dependent on the learner and their ability to learn a second language. Courses are delivered from both Mildura and Swan Hill.

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals.

Expected Time to Complete

1 Years

Units & Assessment
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
SWEDEV001 Develop preliminary English vocabulary for settlement 80 $10.00
SWEESD001 Engage in very short dialogues 120 $10.00
SWEPLL001 Begin to participate in a formal English language learning environment 20 $10.00
SWERSS001 Read very simple signs 80 $10.00
SWERST001 Read a very limited range of words and very simple texts 120 $10.00
SWEWWS001 Write a limited range of words and very simple sentences 120 $10.00

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Portfolio
  • Role play/Simulation
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

2019
Government Subsidised $1,535
Concession $347
RPL Government Subsidised $900
RPL Concession $180
RPL Self-funded $1,350
Self-Funded $1,985

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
Student Withdrawal and Refund of Course Fees Procedure

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Intake Campus Course Details
2019 Ongoing Enrolment Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, Full Year
2020 Ongoing Enrolment Swan Hill Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Day and Night Class, Monday and Tuesday 10AM - 3PM, Monday and Wednesday 5:30 - 8:30PM
2020 Ongoing Enrolment Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Day and night classes, Tuesday and Thursday 9AM - 3PM, Monday and Wednesday 6PM - 9PM