ELICOS – English for Academic Purposes (EAP) – for International Students

International Students

ELICOS - English for Academic Purposes (EAP)CRICOS: 098214J

Overview

​Our English for Academic Purposes course is designed to prepare students for further study. There are two levels of EAP.

  • Level I has an entry level of IELTS 5.5. Completing Level I enables students to enrol in courses with an IELTS requirement of 6.
  • ​Level II has an entry level of IELTS 6. Completing Level II enables students to enrol in courses with an IELTS requirement of 6.5.
Duration and Delivery

This qualification is delivered over a period of 10 – 24 Weeks

Location

Level 1/169 Plenty Road, Preston, VIC 3072. Practical placement locations as negotiated by ALACC with individual Providers.

Purpose

Our English for Academic Purposes course is designed to prepare students for further study. There are two levels of EAP.

Level I has an entry level of IELTS 5.5. Completing Level I enables students to enrol in courses with an IELTS requirement of 6.

Level II has an entry level of IELTS 6. Completing Level II enables students to enrol in courses with an IELTS requirement of 6.5.

Each level is taught over a period of 10 weeks. Students can progress from Level I to Level II based on the results of their assessments.

Pre-requisites

The minimum age for eligible applicants is 18 years. Students must have successfully completed the equivalent of Year 11 according to the Australian Qualifications Framework

Pathway

Successful completion of this course will equip you with English skills for employment and everyday life.

Timetable

Classes run four days a week, totaling 20 hours:

Monday – Thursday

9:00 – 3:30pm, including 1 ½ hours break.

Timing may be flexible, please enquire for more information.

Sample Timetable

Time/Days Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:00 – 11:00 Introduction to Text Structure & Purpose Listening skills:

Prediction and listening for main ideas

Building vocabulary: customs and traditions. Speaking generally / specifically Reading skills: prediction and purpose
11:30 – 1:00 Introduction to Text Structure & Purpose Listening skills:

Prediction and listening for main ideas

Building vocabulary: customs and traditions. Speaking generally / specifically Reading skills: prediction and purpose
2:00 – 3:30 Critical Thinking & Essay Writing Critical Thinking & Essay Writing Critical Thinking & Essay Writing Test
Course Units

Please ask us about credit transfers.

    Enquire about this course

    Course Fees
    International Fee
    AUD 19,700.00 10,500
    Fees: 10,000

    $330 per Week. Capped at $10,000

    Registration Fee: AUD 500.00

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