10725NAT Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding


The Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English assists adult learners of non-English speaking backgrounds to develop language and literacy skills. Learners entering this course are assessed as beginners with remedial learning needs arising from limited or disrupted schooling. The learning focus for the Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English is to develop survival English Language skills.


Further Education and Employment Opportunities.


Students can pathway through, Certificate I, Certificate II and Certificate III in Spoken and Written English.

Course Delivery

Classroom - Training will be delivered on site at SuniTAFE.

Entry Requirements

Applicants are required to undertake a Pre-Training Review to help confirm the course is suitable.

Expected Time to Complete

1 Years

Units & Assessment
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
SWEDEV001 Develop preliminary English vocabulary for settlement 80 $15.00
SWEESD001 Engage in very short dialogues 120 $15.00
SWEPLL001 Begin to participate in a formal English language learning environment 20 $15.00
SWERSS001 Read very simple signs 80 $15.00
SWERST001 Read a very limited range of words and very simple texts 120 $15.00
SWEWWS001 Write a limited range of words and very simple sentences 120 $15.00
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

Government Subsidised $565
Concession $75
Self-Funded $1,055

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
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Intake Campus Course Details
2024 Ongoing Enrolment Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom, Full Year, Monday and Wednesday, 6.00PM - 9.00PM