About the course

About the course

Our Certificate III in EAL (Access) allows you to study English and make a start on your vocational career at the same time, offering industry-specific language skills in areas such as hospitality, community services, retail, beauty, IT, business or trades. Once you complete your EAL course you may be ready to go directly into your chosen vocational course at Box Hill Institute - how good is that?!

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Intake Dates & Course Length


January, April, July and October 

Full time: 6 months (see sample timetable under Course Structure)

Part time: flexible options available (the time taken to complete this course will vary depending on your input)

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Career Outcomes


This is a general course that aims to improve your English skills and therefore your overall chances of gaining access to employment or entry into further education.

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Entry Requirements


For entry into this course, it is recommended that students have completed the 22485VIC Certificate II in EAL (Access) or have some intermediate levels of English skills gained from living or working in an English-speaking environment.

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

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Pathways & Accreditation


Once you successfully complete the Certificate III in EAL (Access), you may wish to do further studies in your chosen stream. 

Alternatively, you could study other courses in EAL,  such as the Certificate IV in EAL (Employment/Professional) or the Certificate IV in EAL (Professional: OET Preparation).

 

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3

Fees & Finance Options


This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $675.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $135.00
Full Tuition Fee $3,720.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities*$155.00
Core Skills Support**$75.00
Annual Material Fees$108.75
Retain Course Items***No fee applies
* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.
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Course Structure


To be eligible for the award of the 22486VIC Certificate III in EAL (Access), you must successfully complete a total of 8 units.

These units are delivered over two terms.  Below is a sample timetable for our next intake (covering term 2 and 3):

Certificate III EAL (Access)

Term 2 2019 – (22 April – 28 June)

Monday

VU22611 - GIVE AND RESPOND TO A RANGE OF STRAIGHTFORWARD INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTIONS

 9.00 - 3.00

Tuesday

VU22613 - READ AND WRITE STRAIGHTFORWARD INFORMATIONAL AND INSTRUCTIONAL TEXTS

9.00 - 3.00

Friday

VU22384 - DEVELOP AND DOCUMENT A LEARNING PLAN & PORTFOLIO

9.00 – 10.00  

VU22627 – RESEARCH CURRENT ISSUES and BSBITU302

CREATE ELECTRONIC PRESENTATIONS

10.00 – 3.00

Certificate III EAL (Access)

Term 3 2019 - (15 July - 20 Sep)

Monday

VU22610 - ENGAGE IN CASUAL CONVERSATIONS AND STRAIGHTFORWARD TRANSACTIONS

 9.00 - 3.00

Tuesday

VU22612 - READ AND WRITE ROUTINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRANSACTIONAL TEXTS

 9.00 - 3.00

Friday

VU22384 - DEVELOP AND DOCUMENT A LEARNING PLAN & PORTFOLIO

9.00 – 10.00 

VU22609 – EXPLORE CURRENT ISSUES

10.00 – 3.00 

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