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When you finish the Certificate II in Spoken and Written English you will have basic English skills suitable for simple routine tasks.
You will learn:
- simple conversation
- how to use money
- simple writing
- simple maths
- simple instructions
You will be enrolled in the correct level based on your English knowledge.
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Attendance in class
This course is equivalent to 4 days per week across one semester.
As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 10 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assignment preparation, and research.
You will need to have the basic technical requirements for at-home study. If you don’t have access to a computer and WiFi at home, we recommend using our library computers during library hours. Access to Office 365 and Blackboard is preferable.
Work placement is not a requirement for this course.
What you need for your first day of class
On your first day you should bring your SM TAFE confirmation enrolment receipt, your student ID, stationery (pen, exercise book, and file).
- The Certificates in Spoken and Written English assist adults with low level English skills from non-English speaking backgrounds who want to develop the language and literacy skills required to undertake further education and training, seek and maintain employment, and participate in the community
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Study options and next steps
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