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Offering Info

Certificate III in English for Further Study

  • National Course Code: 10592NAT
  • TAFE NSW code: 10592NAT-01V01-21OTE-020

Location – TAFE Digital

Attendance

Self paced

Delivery

Online

Course Start Date

Anytime

Study Commitment

24 Hours per week

Duration

1 Year

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
  • Fully Subsidised Course

Course Details

The nationally recognised Certificate III in English for Further Study will push you one step closer to your goals, as you learn the English skills needed to succeed in a study environment. Be supported as you gain confidence in your English language abilities, in the classroom and at home.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through a mix of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Talk about study and work-related topics
  • Understand presentations and podcasts
  • Read newspapers, textbooks, and online texts
  • Write reports and essays
  • Communicate confidently with peers and teachers

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:

  • Good communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for study
  • Confidence in English language abilities

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course provides you with:

  • A qualification at Certificate III level
  • Strong pathways to continued studies to enhance your career opportunities

Career opportunities:

  • Enrol in further study and take a step towards your dream career
  • Widen your employment opportunities

GROW YOUR CAREER

Take your study to the next level with:

  • Certificate III in Advanced English for Further Study
  • Certificate IV in English for Academic Purposes
  • Certificate III or IV qualifications in your chosen area of interest

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

A teacher will contact you to make sure this is the right course for you.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course will help you with:

  • Improving your academic English
  • Preparing for further study

If you need help preparing for study, contact us about your options.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

With 130 locations across the state, TAFE NSW tailors qualifications to meet the needs of the local community and specific student groups (like apprentices, fast-tracked and online students). To make sure this course is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

To be enrolled in this course, you need to be able to provide evidence:

  • of your level of English so that we can enrol you in a suitable course

Before you apply for this course:

INFORMATION SESSIONS

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is an online course. You will need to complete approximately 9 hours of online study, each week, for your enrolment duration of 1 year.
You can increase the hours of online study per week to complete the course sooner.

You can also expect to complete approximately 16 hours of additional study each week outside of online study hours, including private study and assessment preparation.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course offering is designed for people who:

  • are from a non-English speaking background
  • want to improve their spoken and written English

Through work, study and life experience, ideally you will have:

  • basic digital skills e.g. have access to a computer and the Internet
  • basic time management skills e.g. find time to study
  • basic organisational skills e.g. managing your study timetable

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
  • Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries
  • Accessibility and Disability Support Services
  • Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home

An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments.

This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?

FULLY GOVERNMENT SUBSIDISED

This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you will not have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.

If you are not eligible for subsidised training, you can still choose to enrol in the course but will need to pay the full (non-subsidised) fee.

READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

Learn about TAFE NSW Fees

Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding

RECOGNITION

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details. (only if available as a trainee)

Core Units
Number Title
EFSESL301 Develop English language speaking competence for further study purposes
EFSESL302 Develop English language listening competence for further study purposes
EFSESL303 Develop English language reading competence for further study purposes
EFSESL304 Develop English language writing competence for further study purposes
Elective Units
Number Title
EFSESL307 Use a variety of English pronunciation skills
EFSLRN301 Use digital technology to support own language learning

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.

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Course Location

OTEN (Open Training Education Network)
51 Wentworth Rd, Strathfield
Phone 131 601

Fees information

We understand that many students are confused by different fees for similar courses, and want to reassure you that studying with TAFE NSW won't damage your hip pocket.

Learn more about Fees information.

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