The Course in EAL is designed for EAL participants who have little or no prior educational experience
or whose circumstances have resulted in disrupted education and who need to develop initial level
basic English speaking, listening, reading and writing, numeracy and learning skills prior to accessing further English language education and possible employment. This course's outcomes focus of the development of English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills together with electives selected to develop relevant knowledge and skills for simple everyday communication and community participation and to enable participants to move into further English language education or vocational training or a combination of both, or employment.
Participants may pathway to other education or to further English language courses.
The mode of study includes:
Assessment methods include written tests, oral tests, projects , observations and portfolio.
The College recognises the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations.
|VU21297||Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio with guidance||CORE UNIT|
|VU21456||Participate in simple conversations and transactions||CORE UNIT|
|VU21458||Read and write simple personal communications and transactional texts||CORE UNIT|
|VU21457||Give and respond to simple verbal information and directions||ELECTIVE UNIT|
|VU21459||Read and write simple instructional and informational texts||ELECTIVE UNIT|
|VU21461||Access the internet and email to develop language||ELECTIVE UNIT|
|VU21464||Examine current issues||ELECTIVE UNIT|
|BSBITU201||Produce simple word processed documents||ELECTIVE UNIT|
*Elective units have been selected by the College in consultation with industry experts.