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Certificate II in Spoken and Written English 10363NAT

Overview

This program is for you if you who need to develop English language skills to participate in Australian society.

Qualification: Certificate II in Spoken and Written English 10363NAT
Program No: C2-CM01
Campus: CIT Reid 
Duration: This program is used across a number of CIT teaching areas. Many students entering this program do so as part of the English as a Second Language Program. Students study in classrooms in a face-to face mode.
Cost:

Enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. In addition, a Service and Amenities fee of $40 will be payable each semester. Further information is available at Course fees and assistance

Likely Job Outcome: You will develop the English language skills to better participate in Australian society.
Application Type: Public
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Entry Requirements / How to Apply

You will be tested when you apply so that you are in the classes that are best for you.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

  • Literacy Skills Information

    • We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 2 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. See below to check your literacy skills. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with a lower level program, or enrol in the Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways (FSK10213) to develop your literacy skills. Please visit Education and Community or phone (02) 6207 4872 to have a chat to one of our teachers.

  • Transition Information

    • Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

  • Subject Cancellations/Changes

    • To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at infoline@cit.edu.au.


Subject Information

Core - complete one subject

  • SWELRN201A Intermediate learning strategies
    • CIT Code: ESLG236
      Cost: $40.00
      Description:

      This module covers the strategies required to be an effective language learner. It includes effective participation in formal learning environments and developing strategies for independent learning.

      Prerequisites: Nil

Electives - complete 6 subjects

  • SWECAS202A Comprehending and participating in routine casual conversations
    • CIT Code: ESLG262
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module develops the skills required to understand and participate in short casual conversations on everyday topics. At this level learners are not expected to participate in conversations with more than one topic.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEEXC203A Comprehending and participating in transactional exchanges
    • CIT Code: ESLG263
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module develops the skills required to understand and participate in transactional exchanges to obtain information or goods and services in community, further study and work contexts.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWETEL205A Comprehending and participating in telephone exchanges
    • CIT Code: ESLG265
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module develops the skills required to understand and participate in telephone exchanges in community and work contexts.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEINT207A Comprehending and participating in simple interviews
    • CIT Code: ESLG267
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module develops the skills required to understand and participate in community and employment-related interviews.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEFOR208A Comprehending written instructions and completing formatted texts
    • CIT Code: ESLG428
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the reading skills required to read commonly occurring instructions that may be either procedures or protocols. A procedure is a text that describes how something is to be accomplished through a sequence of actions or steps. A protocol sets out the conditions under which something is to be done and is not sequenced in time. The module also covers the skills required to complete simple formatted texts.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWESTO209A Comprehending and composing story texts
    • CIT Code: ESLG271
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the skills required to read stories. It includes understanding the events and identifying the writer’s intention in writing the story. The module also includes the skills required to write a recount. This recount should deal with familiar but not necessarily highly familiar events.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWETXT210A Comprehending and composing informal texts
    • CIT Code: ESLG270
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the skills required to read and write informal texts in community and work contexts. It includes emails, messages and short letters. It covers features of informal written language such as abbreviations and shortened forms, and conventions to identify time, date, recipients, senders and subject reference.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWENEW211A Comprehending news and information texts
    • CIT Code: ESLG406
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the reading skills required to read news stories and community information texts. It includes reading and interpreting visual texts, which support these texts.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEMTN212A Comprehending and composing information reports
    • CIT Code: ESLG272
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the reading and writing skills required to deal with information reports. These reports identify and describe things in the social or physical world. The module includes reading and interpreting information reports and then, with the use of these models, writing reports.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEOPI213A Comprehending and composing opinion texts
    • CIT Code: ESLG273
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the skills required to read and write simple opinion texts on familiar topics for community and study contexts. The module includes reading and interpreting model opinion texts and using these models to write an opinion text.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEJOB214A Comprehending and composing jobseeking texts
    • CIT Code: ESLG407
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the skills required to read and write simple jobseeking texts. The module includes reading job advertisements and preparing a basic résumé / CV.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEDIV216A Comprehending and performing multiplication and division with decimal whole numbers
    • CIT Code: ESLG409
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the skills to perform the mathematical operations of multiplication and division in familiar contexts, including calculations with whole dollars.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • SWEFRA217A Comprehending and using fractions and decimals
    • CIT Code: ESLG410
      Cost: $160.00
      Description:

      This module covers the skills to understand fractions and decimals and to relate these to tasks in familiar contexts.

      Prerequisites: Nil

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More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au