Course in Spoken and Written English
[for Job Seeking]
Program code 10726NAT
Course duration 2 days per week over 20 weeks
Delivery mode Face to face training
Campus location and delivery site 337-339 La Trobe Street and 338 Latrobe Street, Melbourne 3000
Best Western plus the Tudor Hotel, 1101 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill VIC 3128
Course graduates will have developed routine English language skills in the areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing to participate in everyday life, community, employment, and further learning.
Graduates will be able to apply their English language skills and knowledge to demonstrate autonomy and judgement in a range of familiar and some unfamiliar contexts. They will be able to deal with a range of predictable routine and some non-routine situations where they need to use English. They will be able to use English to satisfy their own routine transactional, commercial, social and recreational needs, and will be able to use English functionally at work or in further training, in known and stable contexts.
The course also assists learners to develop the associated pragmatic cultural knowledge assumed in an Australian workplace.
There are no set requirements for this course. Students who wish to undertake English courses will sit the Language, Literacy and Numeracy test. GBCA will place a student into the level according to the outcome of the placement test.
Students should be at least 16 years of age and achieve level 3 across the three ACSF macro skills of reading, writing and oral communication.
|Module Code||Module Name|
|SWECKS001||Develop cultural knowledge and spoken language competence to seek professional employment|
|SWECKW001||Develop cultural knowledge and written language competence to seek professional employment|
|SWEEPS001||Extend pronunciation skills|
|FSKLRG10||Use routine strategies for career planning|
A variety of assessment methods will be used throughout the course, including: Observation, Portfolio, Written Questions.