Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English is a beginner course for learners who have just started learning English language and literacy and who have had minimal exposure to English. It is a foundation course for learners who have no or limited formal schooling, no literacy skills in English and who may not have literacy skills in their first language. Acquire vital skills in basic everyday transactional needs, listening, speaking, reading and writing, through to skills to effectively engage in work, community and further studies.
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|AQF Level||Level 1: Certificate I|
There are no entry requirements. An initial assessment of prior learning is made to determine an entry point for the learner. Some clients may be eligible under the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP). Prior to enrolment you should contact CQ University to schedule your assessment and to discuss your planned personal preferences for job outcomes. This will assist us to match your preferences to your entry and exit points in a qualification.
With the language and literacy skills learnt in this course you can improve your prospects to undertake further education and training or employment. Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English if all 7 units are successfully completed, alternatively you will receive a statement of attainment for the units completed.
12 - 18 months
|SWEDECOO2A||Decoding words and simple sentences – Module B||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWELRN001A||Preliminary learning strategies – Module A||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWELTR003A||Recognising and writing letters||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWEEXC009A||Engaging in short exchanges – Module H||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWENUM004A||Recognising and writing numbers – Module D||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWEPRN008A||Giving basic personal information – Module H||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWESYM005A||Recognising common visual symbols and signs – Module E||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWETIM007A||Understanding time and money – Module G||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|SWEWRD006A||Writing words and simple sentences - Module F||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|SWEDECOO2A||Decoding words and simple sentences – Module B|
|SWELRN001A||Preliminary learning strategies – Module A|
|SWELTR003A||Recognising and writing letters|
|SWEEXC009A||Engaging in short exchanges – Module H|
|SWENUM004A||Recognising and writing numbers – Module D|
|SWEPRN008A||Giving basic personal information – Module H|
|SWESYM005A||Recognising common visual symbols and signs – Module E|
|SWETIM007A||Understanding time and money – Module G|
|SWEWRD006A||Writing words and simple sentences - Module F|
What else might I find useful?
Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at www.cqu.edu.au/current-student
Can I go on to further training?
Completion of this course may gain recognition towards Certificate I in Spoken and Written English. Depending on your desired outcomes, CQUniversity has a wide range of training pathways that may suit you.
To apply, or to find out more about this course, contact the Student Advice Team on 13 27 86.