22258VIC

Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study)

Nursing and Health Sciences

Course code 22258VIC
Start date(s) February/April/July/October
Course length Full time: 20 weeks
Campus Moorabbin
Study mode Full time
International course No
  • Course Overview

    This course is an intermediate to advanced level English course designed to provide immigrant and international students with a range of skills and knowledge areas needed to undertake a course of study in the health field.

    You will also gain cultural knowledge and an introductory understanding of the Australian healthcare system.

  • Course Structure

    Assessment

    Assessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects.

    Subjects

    CodeName
    VU21514Use language analysis skills to review own texts
    VU21512Read and write complex texts for further study
    VU21353Research pathways and produce a learning plan and portfolio
    VU21513Use critical reading and writing skills for further study
    VU21508Give complex presentations for further study
    VU21509Analyse and participate in complex spoken discourse for further study
    VU21511Read and write complex texts for research purposes
    VU21510Take notes from complex aural texts for further study

    Electives

    CodeName
    VU20746Apply essential further study skills
  • Requirements

    Recognition of prior learning

    You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen.

    Please see Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer for more information.

    Prerequisites

    • A non-English speaking background and over 18 years old
    • English language skills at a minimum Level 2+ on the International Second Language Proficiency Rating Scale
    • English language proficiency test
    • Completion of Year 11 or higher in country of origin

  • Outcomes

    Qualification & Recognition

    After successfully completing the course, you will be eligible to receive the nationally endorsed 22258VIC Certificate IV in English as an Additional Language (Further Study).

    Graduates of the April and October courses will complete the skill set part only, and receive a statement of attainment.

    Pathways

    After successfully completing this course, you can apply to progress your studies across a range of certificate, diploma and degree courses offered by Holmesglen.

    Career Opportunities

    • Further studies can lead to a career in the health field
  • Dates

    Course Commencement

    • February and July: Graduates of these intakes will be eligible to receive the 22258VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study for Nursing & Health Sciences)
    • April and October: Graduates of these intakes will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment for partial course completion

    Attendance

    • Full time attendance (February and July courses) involves 20 hours of classes per week, over 20 weeks
    • The April and October courses are delivered over 10 weeks

  • How to Apply

    Direct

    To apply offline, contact the department directly using the details below. Your application will be reviewed by the faculty and you will be contacted within 2 working days. For further information on the full application process, including how to accept your offer, complete enrolment and make payment, visit How to Apply.

    Further Advice

    If you have further questions about your application please contact the department:

    Language Centre
    03 9209 5768
    language.centre@holmesglen.edu.au

    Recruitment

    Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf the of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

    Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.

  • Fees

    $1200 Holmesglen TAFE
    Holmesglen TAFE 22258VIC

    Program Fees

    TypeCost
    Gov. Subsidised$1200
    Full Fee$4700

    Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire program.

    These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.

    Which fee applies to me?

    Due to the different level of government subsidy available to you, there are three possible fee levels for program fees – government subsidised, full fee and concession.

    Your eligibility for concession or subsidised program fees is determined by your individual circumstances such as how old you are, what level of education you have and what type of program you want to study. Concession fees are not available for qualifications at diploma level or above.

    The Holmesglen Information staff can help you determine your eligibility and discuss options if you are ineligible.

    How do I pay my fees?

    VET Fee HELP / VET Student Loans is an Australian Government loan scheme that helps eligible students pay all or part of their tuition fees for diploma, advanced diploma, graduate certificate and graduate diploma programs.

    Holmesglen also offers a range of scholarships each year which you may be eligible to apply for.

    To be eligible for a VET Fee HELP /  VET Student Loans you will need to meet the VET Student Loans entry requirements.

    Information Offices are situated at all campuses. Discuss your payment options with Holmesglen Information staff.

English as a Second Language Open Days

  • 21Sep
    English as a Second Language
    Moorabbin
    OD3028

    Looking to improve your language skills? We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, Holmesglen ESL courses aim to equip you with the language of your profession and provide you with real insights into working in Australia that will help your employability.

    Visit us on Open Day, and tour the ESL facilities, including the Independent Learning Centre and observe students applying self directed learning and see how technology assists language learning

    - , Thu 21 Sep - bookings essential.

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    Looking to improve your language skills? We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, Holmesglen ESL courses aim to equip you with the language of your profession and provide you with real insights into working in Australia that will help your employability.

    Visit us on Open Day, and tour the ESL facilities, including the Independent Learning Centre and observe students applying self directed learning and see how technology assists language learning.

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  • 2Nov
    English as a Second Language
    Moorabbin
    OD3125

    Looking to improve your language skills? We know breaking into the employment sector in Australia can be difficult when English is not your first language, Holmesglen ESL courses aim to equip you with the language of your profession and provide you with real insights into working in Australia that will help your employability.

    Visit us on Open Day, and tour the ESL facilities, including the Independent Learning Centre and observe students applying self directed learning and see how technology assists language learning

    - , Thu 2 Nov - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road, Moorabbin, Vic Australia