CERTIFICATE III IN SPOKEN AND WRITTEN ENGLISH

CERTIFICATE III IN SPOKEN AND WRITTEN ENGLISH

Course Code
:
10364NAT
Department
:
CENTRE FOR FOUNDATION & LANGUAGE SKILLS
Study Area(s)
:
English as a Second Language
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Full-time(6 months)

Start Date(s): 31 January 2018. We offer rolling enrolments.
End Date(s): 14 December 2018
Days and Time: Full time - 4 days a week
4 hours per day

Course Overview

The Certificate III in Spoken and Written course aims to prepare students of a non-English speaking background with the English language skills needed to continue to other English as a Second Language (ESL) courses at a higher level.

Ongoing enrolments are available for government funded programs, including this language skills course.

Contact the Centre for Foundation and Language Skills on 13 TAFE (13 8233) to book an interview.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
SWEADS313AComprehending News Stories And Advertisements60
SWECON302AComprehending And Participating In Casual Conversations60
SWECOR307AComposing Formal Correspondence And Completing Formatted Texts60
SWEDIS306AComprehending And Participating In Discussions60
SWEDSN310AComprehending and composing discussion60
SWEINF308AComprehending And Composing Complex Information Texts60
SWELRN301AAdvanced learning strategies20
SWENAR309AComprehending And Composing Narrative Texts60
SWEPRE305AComprehending And Conducting Presentations60


How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.

Additional comments

Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) up to 510 hours free.

What will I study?

You will study English language including speaking, listening, reading, writing, non-verbal communication and settlement topics.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

 

For Business and Industry


We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2017 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Average annual course fee#
 
Concession
Average annual course fee#
Check your eligibility
Full Fee
Average annual course fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$500.00
$100
$4000
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Material Fees
per SC hour :
$10
Consumable Fees
per SC hour :
$10

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2017 Student Services Fee (Table 3)

 Type of cohort:
Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2017: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
500 500 $1.00 $0.20 $8.00

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2017. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Centre for Foundation and Language Skills on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or language@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule.

Can I apply?

There are no pre-requisites for this course. To apply for Certificate III in Spoken and Written English you need to contact the Centre for Foundation and Language Skills on 9279 2446 to book an assessment interview which will determine current language and literacy levels and course eligibility.

Where and how can I study?

This course is available at the Broadmeadows campus on a full-time basis, during the day.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course aims to prepare students of a non-English speaking background with the English language skills needed to access VET Training and employment.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills in English language including listening, speaking, reading and writing.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate III in Spoken and Written English. This program is nationally recognised as part of the Australian Qualifications Framework.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

Students successfully completing a Certificate may continue to other English language courses at a higher level. Certificate IV prepares students for entry to vocational education and training in TAFE institutes or for entry to tertiary institutions.

How do I apply?

To apply for Certificate III in Spoken and Written English you need to contact the Centre for Foundation and Language Skills on 9279 2446to book an assessment interview which will determine current language and literacy levels and course eligibility.

How will I be selected for this course?

You will need to attend an interview to determine current language levels and to ensure you are placed in a suitable class.