Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate II in English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Access) is designed to teach pre-intermediate English language skills to adults from non-English speaking backgrounds.
Melbourne Polytechnic is an approved Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) provider. This course is an Austudy/Abstudy and Centrelink/Department of Human Services approved course for job seekers. Students can start the course at any time and take advantage of its flexible entry and exit points.
Consolidate your English skills
This course will develop your communication skills using simple conversations in a range of contexts, such as problem solving, written letters, personal texts and simple verbal directions and information.
You will meet with our teachers, who will assess your abilities and design a program that suits your needs.
We aim to make it easier to deal with government departments, banking, shopping, and medical services.
You will develop communication skills using short, basic spoken instructions and information and basic computing skills, including the use of the internet and email.
Melbourne Polytechnic students have access to all campus libraries and independent learning services in addition personal one-to-one attention from passionate, experienced teachers.
*note: course is six months to one year. Course duration may vary depending on your progress
Class Schedule: *
Mon - AM and PM
Tue - AM and PM
Wed - AM and PM
Thu - AM and PM
Fri - AM and PM
*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Career Advisor
Modes of DeliveryClassroom
FeesFind out more on fees and charges
Entrance RequirementsYou must be a permanent resident of Australia. You will be interviewed before placement into the program
Assessment MethodsThere are no exams. Assessment is continuous and ongoing, focusing on the process of learning
MaterialsYou will need to bring your own pens and writing materials and will be provided with worksheets during class. You will also have access to a range of facilities and services to assist with individual learning and wellbeing while at Melbourne Polytechnic
Pathways to further studyYou can pathway into Certificate III in EAL (Access) for further language training or vocational training with the support of language development and relevant knowledge to support employability skills.
Career PathwaysThis is the beginning of further study and a smoother life in Australia.
Units Of Study
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.
|BSBITU201A||PRODUCE SIMPLE WORD PROCESSED DOCUMENTS||30|
|ICAICT103A||USE, COMMUNICATE AND SEARCH SECURELY ON THE INTERNET||25|
|VU21297||DEVELOP AND DOCUMENT A LEARNING PLAN AND PORTFOLIO WITH GUIDANCE||20|
|VU21456||PARTICIPATE IN SIMPLE CONVERSATIONS AND TRANSACTIONS||80|
|VU21457||GIVE AND RESPOND TO SIMPLE VERBAL INFORMATION AND DIRECTIONS||80|
|VU21458||READ AND WRITE SIMPLE PERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND TRANSACTIONAL TEXTS||80|
|VU21459||READ AND WRITE SIMPLE INSTRUCTIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL TEXTS||80|
|VU21460||READ AND WRITE SIMPLE DESCRIPTIVE AND NARRATIVE TEXTS||80|
|VU21461||ACCESS THE INTERNET AND EMAIL TO DEVELOP LANGUAGE||50|
|VU21462||EXPLORE COMMUNITY OPTIONS||50|
|VU21463||EXPLORE TRANSPORT OPTIONS||50|
|VU21464||EXAMINE CURRENT ISSUES||55|
Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.