Personalised for LOCAL students.
Local student means; you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen or a permanent humanitarian visa holder.
Personalised for INTERNATIONAL students.
International student means; you are not an Australian citizen or permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen or a permanent humanitarian visa holder.

Rod Begbie

Rod teaches English for our ELICOS courses at Melbourne Polytechnic. He has taught English for over 15 years, as part of a career including Australia, China and South and Central America. He has experience teaching General English, English for Academic Purposes, and a number of different Exam Preparation Courses.    

This range of experience, combined with his background as a drama teacher and musician, allows Rod to bring a high level of competence and creativity to his lesson preparation and classroom teaching.  

In his spare time, you might find Rod playing gigs around Melbourne and Sydney.