Certificates in Spoken and Written English
- Course Code
- 91418NSW. 91421NSW, 91422NSW, 91423NSW
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Course Location
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- Part Time (Day)
- Starting Date
- February 2013
- Daytime classes
Di Harrison - ESL Coordinator
Phone: (03) 5120 4529
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
The Certificate in ESL is offered at four levels: Preliminary; Certificate I; Certificate II & Certificate III.
The course is suitable for adults who are migrants or refugees who want to develop their English language skills. The preliminary level will equip participants with foundation literacy, numeracy and communication skills.
Certificate I focuses on the basic skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening with the goal of developing literacy skills. Certificate II covers post-beginner skills such as listening and speaking skills for casual conversations, telephone exchanges, giving instructions and interviews. This certificate also assists students to develop independent learning skills. Certificate III covers intermediate skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening with the goal of attaining functional English skills.
A numeracy module is also offered in Certificates I , II & III.
Participants in all certificate levels are also provided with opportunities to participate in cultural excursions to complement their study of English language in Australia.