English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS)

Cert IV in English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Further Study)

Our EAL Certificate IV is an accredited English For Academic Purposes (EAP) ‘Award’ course where students who complete the studies attain a qualification that is recognised internationally and by the Australian Government.

The EAL Certificate III in EAL is specifically designed to improve students’ everyday English and aims to raise an individual’s IELTS score in all four English skills sufficient to access a range of educational, vocational and employment pathways.

Our Certificate IV in EAL course is designed to teach upper-intermediate English language skills to students with an IELTS score of at least 4.5 for speaking, reading, listening and writing

22258VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study)
VU21353 120103 Research pathways and produce a learning plan and portfolio
VU21508 120103 Give complex presentations for further study
VU21509 120103 Analyse and participate in complex spoken discourse for further study
VU21510 120103 Take notes from complex aural texts for further study
VU21511 120103 Read and write complex texts for research purposes
VU21512 120103 Read and write complex texts for further study
VU21513 120103 Use critical reading and writing skills for further study
VU21513 120103 Use language analysis skills to review own texts
VU20760 120199 Set study goals and plan education pathway

Your communication skills will be further developed by teaching you to engage in workplace conversations, respond to instructions and read and write professional documents and instructional texts.

Graduates from this course will be at an IELTS level 5.5 – 6.5 and may enrol in a Diploma level qualification or a University Degree program

You will have a chance to participate in industry events, hear guest speakers, participate in excursions and access career guidance services such as professional CV writing, interview coaching and workshops.

The VAE Difference

We have highly qualified and experienced teachers with an in-depth understanding of the IELTS test.
Two levels of classes allow you to improve your IELTS score from the ground up.
VAE is a certified IELTS Pre-test Centre, which will allow you to closely simulate the test experience.