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Certificate II in Spoken and Written English

National Course Code: 10363NAT

TAFE NSW Course Number: 10363NAT-01V01


Study Type:
Part Time Evening

Start Date:
23 Jul 2018


10 weeks

Nominal Hours:

Full Fee: $5,140
Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $0

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  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Government Subsidised

This course is a post-beginner course for people who have developed a basic
level of English, literacy or numeracy skills and who have had some formal or
informal exposure to English.

The course provides a general education curriculum framework for English as
an additional language (EAL) language and literacy education primarily
for newly arrived migrants and refugees who need to develop language
skills to participate in a range of community contexts. The Certificate also
includes elective numeracy modules for EAL learners who may also need to
develop numeracy skills and not just become familiar with the English of

Students will develop post-beginner skills in:
- learning strategies to study in formal learning environments
- comprehending and participating in transactional and casual spoken
- comprehending spoken and written information and instructions
- comprehending and participating in telephone exchanges
- participating in interviews
- completing formatted texts
- comprehending and composing story texts
- comprehending and composing informal texts
- comprehending and composing opinion texts
- comprehending and composing jobseeking texts
- comprehending news texts
- comprehending visual texts
- comprehending and performing multiplication and division with whole
- comprehending and using fractions and decimals.

To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

The entry point into 10363NAT Certificate II in Spoken and Written English
should be through diagnostic screening assessment tasks using
assessment tools relevant to particular programs.

Learners entering this level of the CSWE curriculum framework are
identified as post-beginners.

For example, entry point against the International Second Language
Proficiency Rating (ISLPR) scale is 1 across the four macroskills of
listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Entry point against the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) is Level 2.

For learners with a mixed profile, it is possible for them to be enrolled across
Certificate levels. For example, a learner with weaker writing skills and higher
oracy can be enrolled in Certificates II and III simultaneously.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

SWECAS202A Comprehending and participating in routine casual conversations
SWETXT210A Comprehending and composing informal texts
SWEFOR208A Comprehending written instructions and completing formatted texts
SWEINS206A Comprehending and giving spoken instructions
SWEEXC203A Comprehending and participating in transactional exchanges
SWELRN201A-UNGRADED Intermediate learning strategies
SWESTO209A Comprehending and composing story texts

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

Smart and Skilled Student Fees

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.

First qualification$0
Second qualification$0
Non-government subsidised fee$5,140

Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 23 Jul 2018

Part Time Evening: 9 hours per week x 10 Weeks

Monday to Wednesday from 6 pm to 9 pm for 3 hours per day (subject to change).

To register in this course, please use the Register option.

Please contact Gerri Ricci on 9208 1866 for an appointment.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

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