Comments about Certificate I in Spoken and Written English - On Campus - Bendigo - Victoria
Certificate I in Spoken and Written English is a beginner course for learners who have just started learning English or who have had minimal exposure to English. This course is suitable for those whose first language is not English. The course develops the skills for learners to satisfy their basic everyday language needs. You will learn how to prepare a learning plan, participate in formal learning environments and access learning resources. You will learn how to understand and participate in basic spoken communication in familiar settings. You will learn how to read and write in familiar contexts. You will learn how to recognise numbers, do basic maths, read maps, read graphs, and identify shapes By the end of this course you will be able to: 1. Demonstrate and apply knowledge and skills to a narrow range of routine and predictable tasks 2. Receive and pass on messages and information 3. Demonstrate rersponsibility for own learning.
Initial assessment across the four skill areas must be completed to determine the entry point. Other Entry Requirements Initial assessment across the four skill areas of listening, speaking, reading and writing against the International Second Language Proficiency Rating (ISLPR) determines the entry point to a particular Certificate level. The proficiency level for entry into Certificate I in Spoken and Written English is ISLPR 0 across all skill areas. For learners with a mixed profile it is possible to be enrolled across Certificate levels.
Certificate I in Spoken and Written English
3 Core Modules:
CSWEIA - Beginning learning strategies
CSWE1B - Beginner speaking and writing skills for giving personal information
CSWEIC - Beginner listening and speaking skills for transactions
Electives: 3 electives must be completed from the list below.
CSWEID - Beginner listening and reading skills for information texts
CSWEIE - Beginner listening and speaking skills for short informal spoken exchanges
CSWEIF - Beginner listening and speaking skills for descriptions
CSWEIG - Beginner reading and writing skills for descriptions
CSWEH - Beginner listening, writing and speaking skills for telephone exchanges
CSWEII - Beginner listening and reading skills for instructions
CSWEIJ - Beginner listening and speaking skills for recounts
CSWEIK - Beginner reading and writing skills for recounts
CSWEIL - Beginner numeracy skills for using numbers in highly familiar contexts
CSWEIM - Beginner numeracy skills for working with space and shapes in highly familiar contexts
• Bendigo (City Campus)
• Castlemaine Campus
• Echuca Campus
• Individual Interview
• Skills Test
Further Study Options
Certificate II in Spoken and Written English
Most vocational courses at BRIT require an english language level equivalent to a Certificate III in Spoken and Written English.
Certificate II in Spoken and Written English :: 91422NSW
Certificate III in Spoken and Written English :: 91423NSW
Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English - Further Studies :: 91419NSW
You will be assessed as part of this course.
Successful completion of Certificate I in Spoken and Written English requires successful completion of 6 modules.
* 3 core modules
* 3 elective modules
Elective modules must include either CSWEIG: Beginner reading and writing skills for descriptions or CSWEIK: Beginner reading and writing for recounts.
At the assessment interview electives will be explained and you will be assisted in your selection to best meet your needs.
Typical Course Content (exact details may be obtained from the teaching centre)
CSWEIA Beginner Learning Strategies
CSWEIB Beginner Speaking And Writing Skills For Giving Personal Information
CSWEIC Beginner Listening And Speaking Skills For Transactions
CSWEID Beginner Listening And Reading Skills For Information Texts
CSWEIE Beginner Listening And Speaking Skills For Short Informal Spoken Exchanges
CSWEIF Beginner Listening And Speaking Skills For Descriptions
CSWEIG Beginner Reading And Writing Skills For Descriptions
CSWEIH Beginner Listening, Writing And Speaking Skills For Telephone Exchanges
CSWEIJ Beginner Listening And Speaking Skills For Recounts
CSWEIK Beginner Reading And Writing Skills For Recounts
CSWEIL Beginner Numeracy Skills For Using Numbers In Highly Familiar Contexts
CSWEIM Beginner Numeracy Skills For Working With Space And Shapes In Highly Familiar Contexts
CSWEII Beginner Listening And Reading Skills For Instructions
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of your current qualifications and prior learning: BRIT has processes to give you credit for relevant units from your prior study, and to assess your prior learning against units in a course.