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English for Academic Purposes

Fees and charges for international students

English 2020 ONSHORE* Special

$180/week for English only. NO materials fee - NO enrolment fee

$170/week for English course when bundled with Academia Vocational** courses with only $1,000 deposit for the subsequent Vocational course. NO materials fee - NO enrolment fee

  1. Notes:
  2. * For new student enrolments who are already in Australia during the 2020 Pandemic
  3. ** Vocational courses are any of Academia’s Certificate to Advanced Diploma Courses (Childcare, Aged Care, Hair & Beauty, Business/Marketing/Management, Hospitality, Cookery & Patisserie)

Students MUST apply and pay by the 30th of November 2020 although they can commence their course later.

Are you eager to continue your studies at an Australian university or college? Then this English course is for you!

Academia’s English for Academic Purposes courses prepare students for further studies in Australian institutions.

There are two levels offered at Academia, Upper Intermediate (English for Academic Purposes 1) and Advanced (English for Academic Purposes 2). More information on these levels is below.

Courses start every week and run from Monday to Thursday, totalling 20 hours per week.

On Fridays, students can take advantage of optional extra lessons and social activities at no extra cost! Find out more about these FREE extra classes to enhance your English.

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What skills are acquired during English for Academic Purposes?

Studies in English for Academic Purposes courses will focus on academic English, especially regarding reading and writing skills.

During this course, you will write essays, prepare and make presentations, and read and summarise articles.

Course Materials

All students are provided with a course book, and supplementary materials will also be provided.

NEAS Quality Audit

Choose an English course with the NEAS sticker of approval

NEAS is a global leader in English education. If your English course does not have NEAS-certification, you may not be receiving the education you need to reach your goals!

Academia International achieves quality outcomes in all criteria in its most recent NEAS Quality Audit, achieving the highest possible result. NEAS is a global leader in quality assurance for the English Language Teaching (ELT) sector. Academia’s English Centre in Melbourne has received NEAS highest endorsement.

English Courses Endorsed By NEAS

English for Academic Purposes Levels

English for Academic Purposes 1

Students entering English for Academic Purposes 1 will need to achieve an Upper-Intermediate (GE5) level of our General English course (IELTS score of approximately 5.0).

English for Academic Purposes 2

Students who complete English for Academic Purposes 1 will be eligible to enter English for Academic Purposes 2.

English for Academic Purposes 2 is designed to prepare you for university, so students must achieve an Upper-Intermediate or Advanced level of English to enter (IELTS score of approximately 5.5).

English for Academic Purposes Course Details

Academia is endorsed by NEAS

Academia is endorsed by NEAS

Course Name: English for Academic Purposes
CRICOS Code: 064320K
CRICOS Duration: 5 to 20 Weeks registered on CRICOS, including tuition plus course breaks
Duration: five (5) to Twenty (20) weeks full time

Study English for General Purposes in Melbourne!

Want to come to Australia and study English for General Purposes at Academia?

With campus in Melbourne CBD

  1. Melbourne campus: 399 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
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