ELICOS – General English Program (Elementary to Advanced)

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Course Description

The general English program focuses on the development of English language skills of international students from non-English speaking backgrounds, seeking for the development of their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills, that are related to immediate personal, social, and academic needs. The course offers an approach that create an environment where language comes alive through interactive discussions, engaging activities, and real-world simulations while enjoying the Australian Culture.


Entry Requirements

Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years old at the time of commencement.

  • There are no minimum academic prerequisites to enter General English.
  • Students will be given a placement test to determine which English level is best suited to their needs



The training is delivered through a combination of face-to-face and simulated classroom sessions, which include interactive classroom teaching, and excursions.

Assessment Approach

Students will receive on-going feedback on their progress through weekly assessments from class teachers. Assessment methods include, but are not limited to, written tests, oral presentations, class discussions, homework, and group activities.

CRICOS Code: 097411A

Course duration:

The course is divided into 5 levels: Elementary, Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Upper Intermediate, and Advanced. The total duration of the course, including all levels, is 68 complete weeks. During this period, each term is divided into 12 weeks. After each term, the student has a break of 2 weeks. The classroom workload is 20 hours per week, but in addition to that, it is recommended to dedicate 4 hours per week to independent study and content review.

Delivery location:

The training is delivered at our main campus located at Level 11, 474 Flinders Street, Melbourne VIC 3000.


Name Of RTO:
Australian Institute of Entrepreneurship

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