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Various dates throughout the year


Chadstone, Moorabbin

Our English for ELICOS courses are designed for students from non-English speaking backgrounds from Beginner to Advanced levels.

These programs are tailored to develop students’ skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening, preparing them for future employment opportunities or further studies.

The courses are delivered in three specific course streams:
General English, Further Study and Higher Education.

Open to temporary visa holders only - tourist visa, working holiday visa or student visa.

Course price - $260/week

Course structure

General English
o beginner strategies for learning
o beginner communication skills

Further Study
o intermediate strategies for learning
o intermediate communication skills

Higher Education
o advanced strategies for learning
o advanced communication skills

Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents . This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students.

Further information of the GTE requirements is available at:


Assessment may be a combination of written and spoken assignments, tests and practical application projects.





English for Further Study 5


English for Further Study 6


English for Further Study 7


English for Further Study 8



General English - learning outcomes
o Participating in conversations and discussions
o Giving a talk
o Listening and understanding spoken communication in person or on the phone
o Reading and understanding various online and print text types, such as news and travel information
o Writing various text types for living in an English speaking country, employment or study

Further Study - learning outcomes
o Delivering a spoken presentation
o Listening and understanding spoken communication
o Participating in conversations and discussions
o Reading and understanding various text types
o Writing various text types for further study, employment or living in an English speaking country.

Higher Education - learning outcomes:
o Delivering academic spoken presentations
o Listening to and understanding lectures and other presentations, note taking
o Participating effectively in discussions and conversations
o Reading and understanding complex texts
o Writing formal assignments as required in undergraduate and post graduate courses.


Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.

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Contact details

English Courses Open Days

This is a course for people who want to improve their English language skills and gain more confidence in communicating in English in daily situations. We will explain the course structure, what the �Plus� means, and how the course is different from others we offer.

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

Holmesglen St Kilda Road Campus, 332 St Kilda Rd Southbank Australia

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