English for Work and Study (Advanced) CityEast College

Course Outline

Improve your spoken and written English for work and study in Australia. The course will cover the following topics:

  • Australian pronunciation
  • Listening to Australian English
  • Workplace communication skills
  • Workplace reading and writing
  • Australian slang and common idioms
  • Presentation skills
  • Grammar and vocabulary practice
  • Numeracy
  • Digital literacy


Ideal for...

This course is suitable for upper-intermediate/advanced students who wish to improve their spoken and written communication skills and develop more confidence.

All new students need to complete a level assessment prior to enrolment.

Outcomes

Upon successful completion students will receive a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment with the units achieved from

FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Vocational Pathways.

What to bring

All course materials will be provided. Just bring a notebook and a pen and be ready to learn in a friendly and relaxed environment.

Other information

Please note: To attend this course, you will need to make an appointment for an assessment.

Call 9387 7400 or email joanne@cec.edu.au to make an appointment. You will also need unique student identifier (USI), which we can help you set up when you are assessed.

Fee free places (subsidised by the NSW Government) are available for eligible permanent residents and citizens- Please call 9387 7400 make an appointment to check your eligibility.

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways FSK20113.
  • Use, communicate and search securely on the internet (ICTICT103)
  • Interact effectively with others at work (FSKOCM07)
  • Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy (BSBITU307)
  • Deliver and monitor a service to customers (BSBCUS301)
  • Use oral communication skills to participate in workplace meetings (FSKOCM04)
  • Read and respond to routine workplace information (FSKRDG10)
  • Use routine strategies for work-related learning (FSKLRG11)
  • Calculate with whole numbers and familiar fractions, decimals and percentages for work (FSKNUM14)
  • Write routine workplace texts (FSKWTG09)
  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others (BSBWHS201)
  • Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems (FSKLRG09)
  • Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks (FSKDIG03)
  • Estimate, measure and calculate with routine metric measurements for work (FSKNUM15)
  • Write simple documents (BSBWRT301)

This course has no current classes. Please to be notified of vacancies and similar courses.