Australian English Courses

Available English Courses

Australia offers a range of English courses to suit a range of study needs. There are a range of English language testing organisations whose results are recognized in Australia and around the world.

General English

  • Your Goal – To improve general proficiency to access higher level courses; to improve your English for everyday use; to improve your English for travel; to improve your English for work purposes or to do casual work in an English speaking country
  • Course description – Focusing on communication skills with emphasis on speaking and listening

English for Academic Purposes

  • Your Goal – You want to study in an Australian school, vocational college or university
  • Course description – Preparing you for study at an English-speaking university, higher education or vocational institute

English for Specific Purposes (ESP)

  • Your Goal – You want to learn the spoken and written English needed for a specific context and perhaps want to consider an internship
  • Course description – Focusing on practical English for specific course areas such as business, aviation or tourism

Preparation for Exams

  • Your Goal – You plan to take an exam such as IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, or the Cambridge First Certificate
  • Course description – Preparing you for English language proficiency examinations

English for Teaching

  • Your Goal – You want to teach English in schools in your own country
  • Course description – These courses include TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, EfTC (English for Teaching Children.)

English Study Tours

  • Your Goal – You want to have a short holiday, study English and have fun or study English and undertake work related training
  • Course description – These courses are a combination of General English with sporting, social, tourist, cultural or professional training activities.

Some of the reasons why international students choose to study in Australia include:

  • Strong education system with high level courses
  • Qualified and educated teachers
  • Affordable school fees
  • Comparable livings costs to the UK and US
  • Students can work whilst studying
  • Excellent climate
  • Diverse population
  • Safe environment