Certificate I in Spoken and Written English

 
Qualification:
Certificate I   NRT
Course no:
10362NAT-01V01
National code:
10362NAT
Start date:
Mon 17 Jul 2017
 –   Gymea
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  • Spoken and Written English course details

    Course description and aims

    This is a beginner course for people who have just started learning
    English language and literacy and who have had minimal exposure to English.

    The course provides general language 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 mathematics.

    Students will develop basic skills in:
    - learning strategies to study in formal learning environments
    - giving personal information
    - comprehending and participating in transactional and casual spoken
    exchanges
    - comprehending spoken and written information and instructions
    - comprehending and leaving telephone messages
    - comprehending, telling and composing personal recounts
    - comprehending and composing informal texts.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Articulation

    This course is a component of the Certificates in Spoken and Written English
    (CSWE) general education English as an additional language curriculum framework.
    It prepares learners for entry into 10363NAT Certificate II in Spoken and
    Written English.

    CSWE provides underpinning language, literacy and numeracy skills
    that can be applied to entry into vocational and/or further study
    pathways. Pathways through the qualification may include:
    - full-time or part-time study with a registered training organisation
    - face-to-face study
    - institution-based training
    - flexible delivery through online courses, print distance learning
    resources or a tutor
    - blended learning options through distance and face-to-face delivery
    - recognition of prior learning (RPL).

    Expected Outcomes

    10362NAT Certificate I in Spoken and Written English is a component of the
    Certificates in Spoken and Written English (CSWE) general education English
    as an additional language (EAL) curriculum framework. It is a beginner
    course for learners who have just started learning English language and
    literacy and who have had minimal exposure to English.

    It provides general language education primarily targetted to 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 those EAL learners who may also need to develop numeracy
    skills and not just become familiar with the English of mathematics.
    Educational outcomes for 10362NAT Certificate I in Spoken and Written
    English are basic skills in:
    - learning strategies to study in formal learning environments
    - giving personal information
    - comprehending and participating in transactional and casual spoken
    exchanges
    - comprehending spoken and written information and instructions
    - comprehending and leaving telephone messages
    - comprehending, telling and composing personal recounts
    - comprehending and composing informal texts
    comprehending news texts
    - comprehending and performing addition and subtraction with whole
    numbers
    - comprehending and using the metric system of measurement

    Entry requirements

    The entry point into 10362NAT Certificate I 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 beginners.

    Entry point against the International Second Language Proficiency Rating
    (ISLPR) scale is 0 across the four macroskills of listening, speaking,
    reading and writing.

    Entry point against the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) is Level 1.

    Enrol at any location

    Gymea
    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    18 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    8 Hours per week
    Code:
    10362NAT-01V01-17SUT-002
    View details
    About offering:

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Tuesday 20 June 2017 between 10:00am to 6:00pm at Sutherland College, Gymea Campus, Corner of Hotham Road and Kingsway, Building F, Ground Floor, Room 3 (FG.03).

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class a week over 2 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am to 2:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

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

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

    The workbook 'Course in Spoken and Written English, Certificate 1' will be required to successfully complete this course and will be given to you in your first lesson.

    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.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    Other Information:

    You will be provided with an individualised program and there will be opportunities for further individual support

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    SWELRN101ABasic learning strategies20
    SWEDES109AComprehending and composing written descriptions80
    SWEREC110AComprehending and composing written recounts80
    SWECON105AComprehending and participating in short conversations80
    SWENUM113AComprehending and performing addition and subtraction with decimal whole numbers80
    SWEREC106AComprehending and telling spoken recounts80
    SWEINF104AComprehending spoken information and instructions80
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    18 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    8 Hours per week
    Code:
    10362NAT-01V01-17SUT-003
    View details
    About offering:

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Tuesday, 20 June, 10-6pm in Building F, Ground level, room 3. at Sutherland College, Gymea Campus, Corner of Hotham Road & Kingsway

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class a week over 2 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00am to 02:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

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

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

    The workbook 'Course in Spoken and Written English, Certificate 1' will be required to successfully complete this course and will be given to you in your first lesson.

    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.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    Other Information:

    You will be provided with an individualised program and there will be opportunities for further individual support

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    SWELRN101ABasic learning strategies20
    SWEDES109AComprehending and composing written descriptions80
    SWEREC110AComprehending and composing written recounts80
    SWECON105AComprehending and participating in short conversations80
    SWENUM113AComprehending and performing addition and subtraction with decimal whole numbers80
    SWEREC106AComprehending and telling spoken recounts80
    SWEINF104AComprehending spoken information and instructions80
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    18 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    8 Hours per week
    Code:
    10362NAT-01V01-17SUT-001
    View details
    About offering:

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Tuesday, 20 June between 10:00am to 06:00pm at Sutherland College, Gymea Campus, Corner of Hotham Road and Kingsway, Building F, Ground Floor, Room FG.03.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class a week over 2 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am to 02:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

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

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

    The workbook 'Course in Spoken and Written English, Certificate 1' will be required to successfully complete this course and will be given to you in your first lesson.

    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.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    SWELRN101ABasic learning strategies20
    SWEDES109AComprehending and composing written descriptions80
    SWEREC110AComprehending and composing written recounts80
    SWECON105AComprehending and participating in short conversations80
    SWENUM113AComprehending and performing addition and subtraction with decimal whole numbers80
    SWEREC106AComprehending and telling spoken recounts80
    SWEINF104AComprehending spoken information and instructions80

     

     

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