22251VIC Certificate II in EAL (Access)

Course Description

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.

Mode of Study

The mode of study includes:

  • Classroom based training
  • Self-study during the duration of the course

Assessment Methods

Assessment methods include written tests, oral tests, projects , observations and portfolio.

Credit Transfer

The College recognises the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations.

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of old
  • IELTS 3 or equivalent
  • Nationally Recognized Training

    Course Contents/ Units of Competency

    VU21297 Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio with guidance CORE UNIT
    VU21456 Participate in simple conversations and transactionsCORE UNIT
    VU21458 Read and write simple personal communications and transactional textsCORE 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.


    26 Weeks - Full Time Study

    Campus Location

    Ground Floor, 313 - 315 Flinders Lane, Melbourne Victoria 3000


    Phone: 0061-3-9629 3693
    Fax: 0061-3-9629 7146

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    intake Dates

    Weekly Enrolment

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