Course in EAL

COURSE OUTLINE: 22259VIC Course in EAL

Provider

LAF College of Vocational Education
RTO 22267

Delivery Mode

Students will have a face to face learning commitment of 20 hours per week.

Course Duration

Total duration: 22 weeks/5.5 months

Holiday breaks: 4 weeks

Nominal hours: 440

Course Structure and Units

The 22259VIC Course in EAL requires the completion of 9 units which are made up of 1 core unit, 3 core speaking and listening units, 2 core reading and writing units and 3 numeracy units.

Core Unit:

VU21430               Develop a language learning plan with support

VU21431               Use beginning language learning strategies with support

VU21432               Communicate basic personal details and needs

VU21433               Give and respond to basic information and instructions

VU21434               Read and write short basic messages and forms

VU21435               Read and write short, basic factual texts

VU21294               Recognise shape and design in simple, highly familiar situations

VU21291               Recognise numbers and money in simple highly familiar situations

VU21292               Recognise, give and follow simple and familiar oral directions

Entry Requirements

 The language entry requirement for this course is Pre-level 0/1.

Course Outcomes

This course is suitable for a person who wants to increase their confidence when listening, speaking, reading and writing in English.  This includes developing the skills to learn, to learn about Australian society and participate in your community.

Units & Nominal Hours

VU21430 Develop a language learning plan with support Core 30
VU21431 Use beginning language learning strategies with support Core speaking & listening 55
VU21432 Communicate basic personal details and needs Core speaking & listening 70
VU21433 Give and respond to basic information and instructions Core speaking & listening 70
VU21434 Read and write short basic messages and forms Core speaking & listening 70
VU21435 Read and write short, basic factual texts Core speaking & listening 70
VU21294 Recognise shape and design in simple, highly familiar situations Numeracy 25
VU21291 Recognise numbers and money in simple highly familiar situations Numeracy 25
VU21292 Recognise, give and follow simple and familiar oral directions Numeracy 25

Training Arrangements

The program is delivered at LAF’s College of Vocational Education training centre.
The training consists of trainer-led theory classes.

Classes

Classes will start at 9 am and complete at 4 pm.
Classes will be for 2.5 days and 3 hours self-study per week.

Additional Support

LAF has policies that include reasonable adjustment and access and equity principles.
Reasonable adjustment at LAF is designed to ensure that a student is not presented with unnecessary barriers to demonstrating achievement in the program of study.  Reasonable adjustments may include the use of additional educational support and alternative methods of assessment such as oral assessment.
LAF also offers its students the opportunity to access a bi-lingual (Vietnamese) interpreter to support students with course content where it is appropriate.
Students with disabilities are encouraged to enrol in this course and will be appropriately supported.

Assessment Arrangements

Assessment will include the following;
•    Reading
•    Writing
•    Listening
•    Speaking, and
•    Numeracy

Skills Recognition

 Skills recognition is not offered for this course.

Education Pathways

 Students who complete this course may wish to further their study can enrol into 22250VIC Certificate I in EAL (Access).

Costs

Fee for service students:

Tuition fees: $3,080.00

No administration fee.

How to Enrol/Apply

 This course is available by direct entry by speaking to the Campus Manager at the College’s head office.

Student Orientation

Students will participate in an orientation program which will go for 1 day starting at 9am and finishing at 4pm.  This orientation program is compulsory for all students.

Contact Details

LAF College of Vocational Education
Head office:  15 Sun Crescent, Sunshine, Victoria 3020
EAL department:  Sun Crescent Campus, 27 Sun Crescent, Sunshine, Victoria 3020
Campus Manager
Phone:  (03) 9311 1586(03) 9311 1586
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