CERTIFICATE IV IN TESOL (TEACHING ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES)

CERTIFICATE IV IN TESOL (TEACHING ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES)

Course Code
:
10695NAT
Department
:
INTERNATIONAL SERVICES
Study Area(s)
:
Teach English
Campus
:
DOCKLANDS
Course Length
:
Part-time day(20 weeks)
Part-time night(20 weeks)

Start Date(s): 05/08/2019 12/10/2019
End Date(s): 28/02/2020 25/04/2020
Days and Time: Weekday nights (Monday and Wednesday Evenings) 6-9pm Weekend ( Saturdays ) 9am - 4pm

Course Overview

This nationally recognised qualification provides people with practical skills in teaching English to speakers of other languages. The course aims to develop candidates language analysis skills and awareness of cultural factors in language learning. It also addresses the skills and knowledge requirements for designing and delivering an English Language training program for learners from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds (CALD). 

Upon graduation, candidates will be able to plan lessons for learners at different levels, in a variety of contexts, design and adapt classroom materials, conduct lessons effectively and analyse language for teaching purposes.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
TESCIE001Create a culturally inclusive learning environment50
TESDRF001Develop resource files50
TESGAE001Use the genre approach to teach English60
TESTEG001Teach English grammar60
TESTLE001Teach listening50
TESTRE001Teach reading60
TESTSE001Teach speaking50
TESTSP001Teach spelling and pronunciation60
TESTWE001Teach writing60

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
TESMAD001Use music, art and drama in TESOL120
TESTEC001Use technology to assist ESL learning120

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.

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

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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 2019 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#
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Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$1426.00
$285.2
$7626
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$160

Average course
consumable fees*
$40

# 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. 

2019 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 2019: $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
620 620 $2.30 $0.46 $12.30

^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 2019. 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 Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

To be considered for this course, you must meet the entry requirements.
- At least 18 years of age
- VCE or completion of Year 12 (or overseas equivalent)
- Individuals whose first language is not English are required to demonstrate an IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 or equivalent. IELTS 7 and above is preferred.
- Demonstrated level of spoken and written English upon completion of a Literacy and Numeracy assessment at Kangan Institute (details below)

Literacy and Numeracy Assessment – Pre-Requisite Requirement

The first step in enrolling is completing a Literacy and Numeracy assessment on campus. This is a Government requirement to access eligibility for all students.

Where and how can I study?

You will study at the Docklands Campus.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment in teaching English in Australia or overseas. The Certificate IV in Teaching English to Speakers Of Other Languages (TESOL) is recognised by the National English Teaching Accreditation Scheme (NEAS) as a minimum qualification for teaching in an ELICOS program or a Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs (DIMA) funded program in Australia.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills in planning lessons for learners at different levels in a variety of contexts. You will learn to design and adapt classroom materials, conduct lessons effectively and analyse language for teaching purposes.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other languages). As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

This course will lead to higher level studies in the Diploma of TESOL. Credit transfers may be available into a degree or masters level.

How do I apply?

To apply for this course you must fill in a direct application form which can be obtained from the institute by calling the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au. To register for the compulsory information or literacy and numeracy sessions, please select "click here to attend an information/enrolment session”, then select “Teach English” to see the available sessions.  

 

 

 

How will I be selected for this course?

SELECTION PROCESS

All applicants will be asked to complete a pre-training task ( Literacy and Numeracy task) to demonstrate their suitability in the TESOL industry. Applicants will need to achieve a level of competency before being accepted into the course.

Non-native English speakers are expected to demonstrate an IELTS score or equivalency of 6.5.

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Where and how can I study?

Venue: Docklands campus

Type of delivery: face- to- face 

Components: Practicum and Observation of ESL classes in the day (8.30 - 12.45 pm)

Class times: 6-9 p.m.

Frequency: 2 nights / week

Assessments:

Students in this course are expected to undertake teaching practice which involves teaching and observation of classes, be involved in written assignments ( individual and group work ), presentations and attain a competency written tests and tasks.

 

*Self-study is expected as materials are available online.