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Academic English Courses

PREPARE FOR ACADEMIC SUCCESS

The Academic English courses at ELS Sydney are designed for students who are seeking a direct-entry pathway into an Australian university, TAFE or vocational college, without the need to sit an IELTS™ or TOEFL® test. Successful completion of our Academic English 3 and/or 4 courses will provide you with direct-entry pathways to over 30 further study institutions in Australia.

WHY STUDY ACADEMIC ENGLISH AT ELS SYDNEY?

  • 90% of students successfully achieve the grades needed for their pathway
  • Preferred English provider in Sydney for the University of Wollongong Sydney Business School, Le Cordon Bleu Sydney and The Hotel School Sydney.
  • Frequent start dates provide greater flexibility
  • Monthly information sessions to help you plan your further studies in Australia
  • Regular campus visits to our pathway institutions
  • One on one consultations with your teachers to give you feedback on work and identify areas for improvement

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

The curriculum is fast-paced and challenging. You will develop all the skills you need to achieve success in an Australian university or college environment.

Skills covered include:

  • essay and report writing
  • academic listening and reading
  • note-taking
  • presentation development and delivery
  • academic reading
  • critical analysis
  • leading and participating in discussions
  • research and referencing

WHICH COURSE SHOULD I DO ?

  • Academic English 2 (AE2) – provides the foundation skills for Academic English study.
  • Academic English 3 (AE3) – prepares you for further study at TAFE or a vocational college.
  • Academic English 4 (AE4) – prepares you for further study at university.

Sample Class Timetables 2016

08:45– 09:30 Lesson 1
09:30 – 10:15 Lesson 2
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:15 Lesson 3
11:15 – 12:00 Lesson 4
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch Break
12:45 – 13:30 Lesson 5
13:30 – 14:15 Lesson 6