English for Academic Purposes
The English for Academic Purposes course (EAP) runs over a 12-week cycle.
Study Type: Full time student visa (20 contact hours a week), working holiday visa, tourist & other non-student visa.
Course Aim: The program is designed to improve English language skills and academic study techniques of students. The language and skills will help students to achieve goals to enter university, TAFE or other colleges in the future.
Course Outline: The EAP course is designed to focus on preparing students for study in an English-speaking country, including: listening and note taking; seminar presentation and discussion skills; speed reading; academic writing; library and internet use; university level vocabulary; preparation for English proficiency examination; academic culture of Australian universities; research techniques; critical thinking; essay writing.
Levels: Upper Intermediate English and or Advanced English
Completion: On completion of their EAP course our students are awarded a Certificate, which grades their language level in the four key language skills. The grades relate to detailed descriptors explaining the student’s capabilities and learning needs.