English For Academic Purposes (EAP)

CRICOS Code: 097527M

Course Description

This course focuses instructions on skills required to perform in an English-speaking academic context across core subject areas generally encountered in a university or vocational education and training setting. It focuses on vocabulary, grammar and the four skills (reading, writing, speaking including pronunciation and listening). It includes speaking in tutorials, giving presentations, listening to lectures, reading academic texts, and writing essays and reports. This course aims to help you in achieving your further study goals. This course can also be intended to raise students’ general English levels so that they can enter a university or vocational education and training college.

LEVEL

Upper-Intermediate - Advanced

Mode of Study and Assessment

This course is delivered in a classroom environment with formative (weekly tests) and summative (mid-course level test, note-taking test, oral presentation project, essay project and end of course level test) assessments

HOURS / WEEK

20 hours/ week + 5 hours/ week of self-study

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • IELTS 5.0 or equivalent or successful completion of the college’s English Language Placement Test
Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Lesson 1
9:00 AM - 11.30 AM

Review of previous chapter




Portfolio work based on previous week

Speaking
Picture speculation - introducing module by discussion Talk about writing


Listening
Following instructions
Vocabulary
Key vocabulary review



Speaking
Debate
Writing
Word order Sentence structure Problem sentences


Assignment
Using APA Style and error correction assignment
30 Minute Break
Lesson 2
12:00 - 2:30 PM
Vocabulary
Debate vocabulary



Language and sentence structure

Presenting written work Introduction to APA Style
Reading
Academic writing

Listening
Communication problems

Reading
Getting active PC blog extracts
Formative Assessment

Weekly Test



Note-Taking Test
Homework Workbook

Sample times only, subject to change (time may vary by 30 minutes - 1 hour depending on the class)

Duration

5-20 Weeks-Full Time Study

Campus Location

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

Contact

Phone: 0061-3-9629 3693
Fax: 0061-3-9629 7146
Email:
contact@einsteincollege.vic.edu.au

cricos code

097527M

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