General English

CRICOS Code
:
020685M
National Course Code
:
TIS1
Study Area(s)
:
English Language
Campus
:
DOCKLANDS
Course Length
:
10 week blocks
Course Fees
:
2,300

Course structure

Our General English courses run in 10 week blocks. You may enrol in up to 40 weeks of ELICOS, each week is charged at $230.

Each week students will complete a unit of the core textbook, Speakout, in addition to supplementary activities including presentations, discussions and formal writing (paragraphs, essays and reports). Classes integrate the macro skills of listening, reading, writing and speaking in addition to introducing key vocabulary and grammatical structures and encourage active participation through the use of communicative activities, games, the latest online resources and use of Smartboards, Smart phones and iPads.

There are five levels in General English:

  • Elementary
  • Pre-intermediate
  • Intermediate
  • Upper Intermediate
  • Advanced

 

Our course delivery features a combination of on-campus and remote (online) learning. This flexibility allows our students to continue to study in a safe, guided and supported manner.

Materials Fee

$60 per level.

Annual Amenities Fee

$200.

This fee is not applicable to all applicants.

  • Students generally require 10 weeks at each level.

    Course Level Entry Level Weeks Required Pathway
    EAP 5.5 IELTS or equivalent or Kangan Institute placement test 10 weeks TAFE programs, degree programs and work
    Advanced/IELTS Preparation 5.5 IELTS or equivalent or Kangan Institute placement test 10 weeks TAFE programs, degree programs and work
    Upper Intermediate 5.0 IELTS or equivalent or Kangan Institute placement test 10 weeks Advanced or TAFE program and work
    Intermediate 4.5 IELTS or equivalent or Kangan Institute placement test 10 weeks Upper Intermediate, travel, work
    Pre-intermediate 4.0 IELTS or equivalent or Kangan Institute placement test 10 weeks Intermediate, travel, work
    Elementary 3.5 IELTS or equivalent or Kangan Institute placement test 10 weeks Pre-intermediate, travel


    In addition to the overall IELTS score, individual macro skill scores will be taken into consideration in determining the placement of a student.

    Students may choose to do fewer weeks at the General English, EAP and IELTS levels but will not be awarded a completion certificate.

Every Monday rolling enrolments.

Term 1 31 January - 8 April
Holidays 9 April - 25 April
Term 2 26 April - 24 June
Holidays 25 June - 10 July
Term 3 11 July - 16 September
Holidays 17 September - 2 October
Term 4 3 October - 20 December

 

Classes are scheduled everyday Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 12.45pm

Study pathways

Students can apply for further studies in vocational courses offered to international students at Kangan Institute and Bendigo TAFE upon achieving the minimum level.

Career pathways

NA

Apply

Apply now Or call +613 9279 2222 or email international@kangan.edu.au to apply.