Certificate IV In Spoken And Written English

Certificate IV In Spoken And Written English

Course Code
:
10730NAT
Department
:
Vocational English Language & ELICOS
Study Area(s)
:
English as a Second Language, Adult Literacy and Basic Education, English Language
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Full-time(6 months)

Start Date(s): Start any time: Semester 1- January 2021
Semester 2- July 2021
End Date(s): Semester 1- June 2021
Semester 2- December 2021
Days and Time: FULL TIME Broadmeadows Campus 8.30am - 12.30pm or 9.00am-1.00pm FULL TIME Docklands Campus 8.30am - 12.30pm or 12.30pm-4.30pm

Course Overview

The Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English (10730NAT) takes students to the final level of spoken and written English learning, and positions them for their next step. Students completing this course can choose to either continue on with English studies at a higher level or look for job opportunities as they now have the necessary English skills to succesfully navigate their way in an English speaking environment.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
SWEPAT001Participate in a tutorial (SWEPAT001)120

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
SWEAGS001Apply grammar skills for further study writing (SWEAGS001)60
SWEAMP001Apply and modify pronunciation skills (SWEAMP001)80
SWEASP001Apply summarising and paraphasing skills for further study (SWEASP001)60
SWELNP001Listen and take notes in presentations for further study (SWELNP001)100
SWEURS001Use reading skills for further study texts (SWEURS001)120
SWEWFS001Write reports for further study (SWEWFS001)80

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.

What will I study?

You will study the grammar of the English language.

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

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Some or all of this training is provided with State or Federal Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

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Free TAFE and JobTrainer courses only: Students eligible for Free TAFE receive the tuition rate free. Students eligible for JobTrainer pay 20% of the tuition. Materials, consumables and student services fees are payable by all students and do not receive a JobTrainer discount, however concession rates for student services fees are available for concession card holders, apprentices, trainees and 100% off campus delivery courses. Please note that these tuition rates only apply to courses offered under the Free TAFE or JobTrainer schemes.

The fees listed below relate to 2021 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
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Concession
Indicative total tuition fee#
Check your eligibility
Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$525.00
$105.00
$4430.00
Apprentice/Trainee
$N/A
$N/A
$N/A

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$10.00

Average course
consumable fees*
$10.00

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
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. 

2021 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 2021: $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 $1.05 $0.21 $8.86

^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 2021. 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.

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What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Centre for Foundation and Language Skills on 1300 675 676 or language@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule.

Can I apply?

There are no pre-requisites for this course. To apply for Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English - Further Studies you need to contact the Centre for Foundation and Language Skills on 1300 675 676 to book an assessment interview which will determine current language and literacy levels and course eligibility.

Where and how can I study?

We deliver this course at the following locations:

  • Kangan Institute Broadmeadows Campus
  • Kangan Institute Docklands Campus
  • Hume Global Learning Centre (Broadmeadows)
  • Hume Global Learning Centre (Craigieburn)

What employment opportunities will I have?

While this course does not provide direct employment outcomes, it prepares students of a non-English speaking background with the English language skills needed to access VET Training and employment.

Upon completion, students will have access to a wide range of TAFE courses to pursue training and a career of their choice in the same supportive environment that they undertook their English studies in.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

Students completing this course will be proficient in the English language and will possess the language skills required to undertake further studies or seek employment.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English (10730NAT). 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 IV in Spoken and Written English (10730NAT) may continue to other English language courses at a higher level. The Certificate IV ALSO 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 IV in Spoken and Written English - Further Studies you need to contact the Centre for Foundation and Language Skills on 1300 675 676 to 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.