Category: Academic English for Professionals

4 benefits of learning English as an additional language

Are you living in Australia and looking to advance your English skills? Whether you’re a student, a foreign worker, or a travel junkie, you know without a doubt the great advantage of speaking English can have a massive impact on your experience overseas. It may take time and effort for you to be confident in communicating with others using English...

How to learn English as an Additional Language by watching movies

Learning English as an additional language is a fun and challenging experience. Alongside formal education and training, more leisurely ways can be incorporated into your learning that will help you master English pronunciation, listening, and comprehension. And one of those ways include watching English movies!  Yes… films! You may have thought that learning English can only be done in the...

Everything you need to know about Academia’s EAL courses

At Academia, we offer a range of English courses, each tailored to help you achieve specific goals: General English – focused on improving everyday English skills English for Academic Purposes – designed to teach students the formal English skills they need to enrol in an Australian university English for IELTS Preparation – focused on helping students attain a specific IELTS...

Why learn English as an additional language?

Want to study English in Australia? Learning English as an additional language can be one of the best decisions you can make if you want to work and live in Australia. And not just because it’s an English-speaking country – strong language skills can help you in all sorts of ways: Work opportunities Interacting with others Travel and holiday options...

5 reasons international students love to study English in Melbourne

You know that studying English is a must if you want to live, work, study or even travel abroad. Not only that, but learning English can help you throughout your life – it can make you a better job candidate at home, or help you enjoy your favourite English movie without subtitles. Of course, completing an English course isn’t just...

5 ways to boost your confidence when you speak English

You know the right words to speak, the correct expressions to use, and you know everything there is about English grammar, all thanks to your English course in Melbourne. And yet, there are moments when you’re about to say something and in the end decide against it because you feel a bit hesitant to express yourself. Don’t worry, we understand...