Course in Victoria Australia

Top Course Studies in Victoria Australia 2017

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You can usually take higher education courses if you’re 18 or older. They’re regularly taught in universities, colleges and professional institutions such as art schools or agricultural colleges - nearly all of which have their own websites. You can get a wide range of skills, for example, diplomas, bachelor degrees, foundation degrees and post-graduate degrees.

Les cours peuvent varier de beaucoup en longueur. Certains cours à plein temps dure quelques semaines et d'autres quelques années. Certains cours à temps partiel peuvent même durer plus longtemps.

Australia has the third largest number of foreign students in the world despite having a community of only 23 million. These are strong academic credentials, but Australian institutions are just as highly ranked as the cities that house them around the native land.

Victoria has eight universities and various government-run institutions that facilitate technical and further education. In addition, there is a state Library which is good for researchers undertaking higher education in the area.

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Course in Cambridge Examination

SACE English Colleges
Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Cambridge Examinations have a very high level of international recognition by employers and universities as evidence of English proficiency. SACE Cambridge Examination Preparation courses will help students prepare for these examinations. [+]

Course Studies 2017 in Victoria Australia. Cambridge Examination Cambridge Examinations have a very high level of international recognition by employers and universities as evidence of English proficiency. SACE Cambridge Examination Preparation courses will help students prepare for these examinations. In the first week of each Cambridge course, students will complete a range of sample Cambridge tests. Students are individually counselled on their strengths and weaknesses, appropriate examination and study plan. Examination practice and examination techniques are an integral part of all Cambridge courses. Individual counselling, weekly progress reviews and Self Access assist students to achieve as much progress as possible. Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE) This is a challenging, rewarding and intensive English course for students with an Upper Intermediate English proficiency. Students will learn to: Communicate information, opinions and ideas in English confidently and with the appropriate grammar and sentence organisation. Understand important ideas in more complex reading texts. Improve speaking, listening, reading and writing skills for the FCE examinations. Be well-prepared with regular FCE practice tests and mock exams. Improve their general English language skills and level of English. Learn FCE examination tips and strategies to help you achieve your best in the examination. Cambridge Advanced Certificate (CAE) The Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English is proof to employers, organisations and universities of an Advanced level of English.(www.cambridgeenglish.org) It is accepted by universities for entry to both undergraduate and post-graduate courses in Australia and by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIPB) for migration purposes. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency (CPE) The Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency is the highest Cambridge English examination for speakers of other languages. It is proof of a persons English ability to cope at a high academic or professional level. The SACE Cambridge CPE examination is offered at SACE Adelaide only. How To Enrol At SACE Complete the Enrolment Form and send it to your local SACE representative or directly to the SACE College of your choice. When we receive your Enrolment Form SACE will send you a letter of acceptance or letter of offer and an invoice for payment of fees. When SACE receives your fees we will send you a receipt and letter of acceptance or Confirmation of Enrolment (eCoE) depending on the type of visa you are applying for. The Confirmation of Enrolment (eCoE) is needed if you intend to apply for a Student Visa. Submit it to the Australian Embassy/Consulate with your visa application. If you have booked accommodation and airport transfer, advise SACE of your flight arrival details at least 4 weeks before your arrival. Your accommodation details will be forwarded to you on receipt of: a) Your flight details, b) full payment of fees. [-]

Course in International Secondary School Bridging Programme

SACE English Colleges
Campus Full time 12 - 48 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Adelaide

This course aims to prepare students for Secondary School study in Adelaide and Melbourne. The minimum English proficiency level for entry into this programme is intermediate. [+]

International Secondary School Bridging Programme This course aims to prepare students for Secondary School study in South Australia, Adelaide. The minimum English proficiency level for entry into this programme is intermediate. The students’ English language skills are systematically developed in the macro skill areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening. The development of these skills are linked with and based on the language tasks required of them in their high school programme. Placement On arrival at the South Australian College of English, the Whitsundays College of English and the Tasmanian College of English students are tested and placed in a General English language class of an appropriate level. General English Language Course The General English Language Programme focuses on developing the students’ English skills in the four macro skill areas of: speaking, listening, reading, writing. These classes are highly interactive, encouraging students to communicate in real‐life situations. Students will continue their studies in our general English language class until their English has reached a sufficient level to allow them to progress to the High School Bridging Programme. English for Academic Purposes Independent learning habits and good study skills are essential skills for Secondary School students in Australia. Skills covered in this component include: Cultural / academic orientation Note‐taking Research skills Skimming and scanning techniques Essay writing Oral presentation skills Secondary School Orientation Secondary School orientation and organised school visits are arranged to familiarise students with South Australian Secondary Schools. High School Partners Scotch College ... [-]

Course in IELTS Preparation

SACE English Colleges
Campus Full time 12 - 24 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Adelaide

The SACE IELTS Preparation programme is an intensive 12 to 24 week course designed to prepare students for the 4 main areas of the IELTS exam. [+]

IELTS Preparation The SACE IELTS Preparation programme is an intensive 12 to 24 week course designed to prepare students for the 4 main areas of the IELTS exam: Speaking

Listening

Reading (Academic + General)

Writing (Academic + General) Plus IELTS exam strategies and techniques and IELTS Examination practice. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) assesses the level of English of non‐native English speakers who require English for Academic, Professional purposes or for visa application for Australia. Direct Entry Pathways Successful completion of the SACE IELTS Preparation Course will allow students DIRECT ENTRY to the following institutions (students are not required to take an IETLS Test for entry): TAFE South Australia ... [-]


General English Course

SACE English Colleges
Campus Full time Part time 14 - 25 hours Open Enrollment Australia Adelaide + 1 more

SACE General English programmes are designed to improve students’ English language communication skills to prepare for future study, work, travel or career change. [+]

Courses in General English SACE General English programmes are designed to improve students’ English language communication skills to prepare for future study, work, travel or career change. Core classes concentrate on developing grammar, vocabulary, speaking, listening, reading, writing & pronunciation skills in real-life situations. Afternoon classes, “Special Studies”, allow students to specialise and choose one or two Special Studies from a wide range of Special Studies options. These include: Examination Preparation (IELTS, TOEIC)

Academic Study Skills

Business English

English for Hospitality

Conversation and Pronunciation ... [-]


Course - IELTS Preparation

Melbourne Language Centre
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Australia Melbourne

Fully prepare yourself for the IELTS test by attending our comprehensive IELTS classes. The IELTS course provided at Melbourne Language Centre is ideal for students wishing to improve their IELTS score in either the General or Academic Module. [+]

Course Studies 2017 in Victoria Australia. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the fastest growing English test in the world and is widely accepted for enrolment into higher education institutions internationally and for Australian immigration visa applications. IELTS is a jointly administered test by the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations, British Council and IDP Education Australia. Universities and educational institutions normally require an overall IELTS band score of between 6.0 and 7.5. If you are interested in studying in, or migrating to Australia or New Zealand, this is an essential test. Fully prepare yourself for the IELTS test by attending our comprehensive IELTS classes. The IELTS course provided at Melbourne Language Centre is ideal for students wishing to improve their IELTS score in either the General or Academic Module. The course is designed for students who have achieved the upper-intermediate level of English and who wish to further develop their skills to an advanced level and/or at the same time to undertake a thorough and systematic preparation for the International English Language Testing System covering listening, reading, writing and speaking components. You will: be familiarised with the nature and format of the exam be provided with extensive test practices receive advice and strategies regarding the exam improve your overall language skills within the IELTS context be assessed with listening, reading, writing and speaking tests to assist you in your learning Teaching comprises 20 contact hours per week and is primarily face-to-face and incorporates audio materials. The course is suitable for both Academic and General training module candidates. A consistent IELTS band of 5.5 is recommended as a minimum entry requirement for this course. Enrolment Procedures Student completes the Application Form; Melbourne Language Centre sends a Letter of Offer, any pre-enrolment information and Melbourne Language Centre Acceptance of Offer Agreement for student to sign; Student signs and returns the written agreement; Melbourne Language Centre receives the agreement; Student pays accordingly; Melbourne Language Centre issues an Orientation Letter and CoE if required. To apply for a place at Melbourne Language Centre, the following must be submitted: Signed and completed Application form; For under 18 years of age student, details of proposed accommodation arrangements. [-]

Graduate Diploma in Employment and Labour Relations Law

Melbourne Law School
Campus Full time Part time 6 months January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

The program caters for legal practitioners as well as non-lawyers with experience and interest in the legal regulation of employment and labour relations. [+]

The Melbourne Law Masters is a graduate law program of the highest quality, available to law and non-law graduates. Major shifts in laws governing the workplace and labour force in Australia in recent years mean that understanding the regulatory framework pertaining to employment and labour relations practices is more important than ever. Melbourne Law School's specialisation in employment and labour relations law is ideal for legal practitioners, the public sector, corporate management and human resources/personnel services, trade unions and employer groups. The program caters for legal practitioners as well as non-lawyers with experience and interest in the legal regulation of employment and labour relations. In-depth analysis of recent developments in this complex and evolving area ensures the program remains at the forefront of legal knowledge in this field. The subject Principles of Employment Law is designed to be of particular assistance to students without previous (or recent) legal study in the area. Learning Outcomes Graduates of the Graduate Diploma in Employment and Labour Relations Law will: Have advanced knowledge within a systematic and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of employment and labour relations law, including the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills in relation to: the legal principles of Australian employment and labour relations law emerging and contemporary issues in Australian employment and labour relations law technical aspects of Australian employment and labour relations law using historical, theoretical and practical perspectives the development of Australian employment and labour relations law in an international (and comparative) context Have expert, specialised cognitive and technical skills that equip them to independently: analyse, critically reflect on and synthesise complex information, concepts and theories in the subjects studied in the field of employment and labour relations law research and apply such information, concepts and theories to the relevant body of knowledge and practice; and interpret and transmit their knowledge, skills and ideas to professional specialist and non-specialist audiences Apply their knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, expert judgment, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner and learner in the field of employment and labour relations law. Subject Timing and Format All subjects are taught in an interactive seminar style. Around 90% of subjects are offered on an intensive basis. Semester-length subjects are offered throughout the semester. Class sizes normally range from 20 to 30 students. All subjects have a quota. This ensures class sizes are suitable to provide an optimal learning environment. Intensive Subjects Intensive subjects are ideal for busy professionals and provide an excellent opportunity to immerse in the subject content. Subjects are taught over five days, either from Monday – Friday or Wednesday – Tuesday, excluding the weekend. This format enables students from interstate or overseas to fly to Melbourne to attend class. Semester-length Subjects Semester-length subjects are generally taught for two hours in the evening during the semester. Subject Materials Comprehensive reading materials are provided approximately four weeks prior to the commencement of an intensive class. It is expected that students undertake substantial reading before classes begin. Teachers and students are likely to be in contact with each other electronically from the time reading materials are released to the time assessment is due. Class Attendance Students must attend at least 75% of classes for each subject. It is currently not possible to undertake the course by distance learning. FEE-HELP FEE-HELP is a loan available to eligible Australian citizens for fee-paying graduate coursework programs. University resources: Options to finance your graduate study Fees - policy and administrative information Scholarships International students may be eligible for two categories of Australian scholarships: Australian Awards Scholarships Endeavour Scholarships Scholarships may also be provided by government and non-government organisations in a students' home country. Please contact the relevant organisation in your country for specific details. [-]

Graduate Diploma in Dispute Resolution

Melbourne Law School
Campus Full time Part time 6 months January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

The specialisation in dispute resolution works from the principles that underpin dispute resolution and management. [+]

Course Studies 2017 in Victoria Australia. The Melbourne Law Masters is a graduate law program of the highest quality, available to law and non-law graduates. The specialisation in dispute resolution works from the principles that underpin dispute resolution and management. The subjects examine how these principles inform the theoretical and practical aspects of this rapidly changing area of law. This course is relevant to legal practitioners and will appeal to others working in the design, reform and practice of dispute resolution. Judges, legal practitioners and legal researchers teach a broad range of subjects spanning litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Learning Outcomes Graduates of the Graduate Diploma in Dispute Resolution will: Have advanced knowledge within a systematic and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of dispute resolution, including the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills in relation to: a range of techniques available for the resolution of disputes the theories underpinning alternative forms of dispute resolution the frameworks for selected forms of dispute resolution and how to work within them how selected forms of dispute resolution work in practice, including the significance of practical considerations the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches to dispute resolution developments in the theory and practice of dispute resolution and a comparison between Australia and other countries Have advanced cognitive, technical and communication skills that enable them to: analyse critically, evaluate and convey information and generate ideas and solutions to complex problems from both theoretical and practical perspectives in the subjects studied in the field of dispute resolution Apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner or learner in the field of dispute resolution. Subject Timing and Format All subjects are taught in an interactive seminar style. Around 90% of subjects are offered on an intensive basis. Semester-length subjects are offered throughout the semester. Class sizes normally range from 20 to 30 students. All subjects have a quota. This ensures class sizes are suitable to provide an optimal learning environment. Intensive Subjects Intensive subjects are ideal for busy professionals and provide an excellent opportunity to immerse in the subject content. Subjects are taught over five days, either from Monday – Friday or Wednesday – Tuesday, excluding the weekend. This format enables students from interstate or overseas to fly to Melbourne to attend class. Semester-length Subjects Semester-length subjects are generally taught for two hours in the evening during the semester. Subject Materials Comprehensive reading materials are provided approximately four weeks prior to the commencement of an intensive class. It is expected that students undertake substantial reading before classes begin. Teachers and students are likely to be in contact with each other electronically from the time reading materials are released to the time assessment is due. Class Attendance Students must attend at least 75% of classes for each subject. It is currently not possible to undertake the course by distance learning. FEE-HELP FEE-HELP is a loan available to eligible Australian citizens for fee-paying graduate coursework programs. University resources: Options to finance your graduate study Fees - policy and administrative information Scholarships International students may be eligible for two categories of Australian scholarships: Australian Awards Scholarships Endeavour Scholarships Scholarships may also be provided by government and non-government organisations in a students' home country. Please contact the relevant organisation in your country for specific details. [-]

Graduate Diploma in Construction Law

Melbourne Law School
Campus Full time Part time 6 months January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

The specialisation in construction law has been tailored to give construction lawyers and professionals in building, construction, engineering and associated industries the specialised legal knowledge to take the next step in their careers. [+]

The Melbourne Law Masters is a graduate law program of the highest quality, available to law and non-law graduates. The specialisation in construction law has been tailored to give construction lawyers and professionals in building, construction, engineering and associated industries the specialised legal knowledge to take the next step in their careers. Working with lecturers who are leaders in their fields, and fellow students from Australia and around the world, students have a unique opportunity to gain a thorough understanding of this specialised area of law and its interaction with the commerce and practice of the industry. Learning Outcomes Have advanced knowledge within a systematic and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of construction law, including the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills in relation to: the common law principles and statutory regimes that impact upon construction and related projects in Australia and the relationship of such laws with the technical and commercial underpinnings of the industry the international aspects of construction law and practice, including comparisons with that applicable in Australia the principles underpinning the drafting of construction contracts and amendment of standard-form construction contracts the avoidance, management and resolution of construction claims and disputes Have advanced cognitive, technical and communication skills that enable them to: analyse critically, evaluate and convey information and generate ideas and solutions to complex problems from both theoretical and practical perspectives in the subjects studied in the field of construction law Apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner or learner in the field of construction law. Subject Timing and Format All subjects are taught in an interactive seminar style. Around 90% of subjects are offered on an intensive basis. Semester-length subjects are offered throughout the semester. Class sizes normally range from 20 to 30 students. All subjects have a quota. This ensures class sizes are suitable to provide an optimal learning environment. Intensive Subjects Intensive subjects are ideal for busy professionals and provide an excellent opportunity to immerse in the subject content. Subjects are taught over five days, either from Monday – Friday or Wednesday – Tuesday, excluding the weekend. This format enables students from interstate or overseas to fly to Melbourne to attend class. Semester-length Subjects Semester-length subjects are generally taught for two hours in the evening during the semester. Subject Materials Comprehensive reading materials are provided approximately four weeks prior to the commencement of an intensive class. It is expected that students undertake substantial reading before classes begin. Teachers and students are likely to be in contact with each other electronically from the time reading materials are released to the time assessment is due. Class Attendance Students must attend at least 75% of classes for each subject. It is currently not possible to undertake the course by distance learning. FEE-HELP FEE-HELP is a loan available to eligible Australian citizens for fee-paying graduate coursework programs. University resources: Options to finance your graduate study Fees - policy and administrative information Scholarships International students may be eligible for two categories of Australian scholarships: Australian Awards Scholarships Endeavour Scholarships Scholarships may also be provided by government and non-government organisations in a students' home country. Please contact the relevant organisation in your country for specific details. [-]

Graduate Diploma in Communications Law

Melbourne Law School
Campus Full time Part time 6 months January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

The specialisation in communications law provides students with an advanced understanding of the existing and developing laws affecting the media and communication industries and their impact on the publication of information, ownership, services and technology. [+]

Course Studies 2017 in Victoria Australia. The Melbourne Law Masters is a graduate law program of the highest quality, available to law and non-law graduates. The specialisation in communications law provides students with an advanced understanding of the existing and developing laws affecting the media and communication industries and their impact on the publication of information, ownership, services and technology. Attuned to the rapid and evolving development of communications technologies, this course provides a valuable insight into this vibrant area of law. Melbourne Law School has a high level of expertise in communications law, as well as a dedicated research centre, the Centre for Media and Communications Law, which is a useful resource for students. Learning Outcomes Graduates of the Graduate Diploma in Communications Law will: Have advanced knowledge within a systematic and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of communications law, including the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills in relation to: the implications of different regulatory models for individuals, corporate entities, states and information providers the international context facing law and the media and communications industries divergent legal norms and cultural values within contemporary approaches to communications law and policy Have advanced cognitive, technical and communication skills that enable them to: analyse critically, evaluate and convey information generate ideas and solutions to complex problems from both theoretical and practical perspectives in the field of communications law, policy and research Apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner or learner in the field of communications law. Subject Timing and Format All subjects are taught in an interactive seminar style. Around 90% of subjects are offered on an intensive basis. Semester-length subjects are offered throughout the semester. Class sizes normally range from 20 to 30 students. All subjects have a quota. This ensures class sizes are suitable to provide an optimal learning environment. Intensive Subjects Intensive subjects are ideal for busy professionals and provide an excellent opportunity to immerse in the subject content. Subjects are taught over five days, either from Monday – Friday or Wednesday – Tuesday, excluding the weekend. This format enables students from interstate or overseas to fly to Melbourne to attend class. Semester-length Subjects Semester-length subjects are generally taught for two hours in the evening during the semester. Subject Materials Comprehensive reading materials are provided approximately four weeks prior to the commencement of an intensive class. It is expected that students undertake substantial reading before classes begin. Teachers and students are likely to be in contact with each other electronically from the time reading materials are released to the time assessment is due. Class Attendance Students must attend at least 75% of classes for each subject. It is currently not possible to undertake the course by distance learning. FEE-HELP FEE-HELP is a loan available to eligible Australian citizens for fee-paying graduate coursework programs. University resources: Options to finance your graduate study Fees - policy and administrative information Scholarships International students may be eligible for two categories of Australian scholarships: Australian Awards Scholarships Endeavour Scholarships Scholarships may also be provided by government and non-government organisations in a students' home country. Please contact the relevant organisation in your country for specific details. [-]

Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies

Melbourne Law School
Campus Full time Part time 6 months January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

Like the Master of Laws, the Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies allows students to tailor a course to meet their own professional and personal goals. [+]

The Melbourne Law Masters is a graduate law program of the highest quality, available to law and non-law graduates. Like the Master of Laws, the Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies allows students to tailor a course to meet their own professional and personal goals. Many students who complete four subjects towards the Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies decide to take four more subjects to complete a Master of Laws. This course is available only for law graduates. Learning Outcomes The Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies allows students to tailor the course to meet their professional and personal goals and will benefit from the broad subject selection offered in the Melbourne Law Masters. Students will have the opportunity to gain valuable legal expertise and skills and examine contemporary legal issues from a local and international perspective. Subject Timing and Format All subjects are taught in an interactive seminar style. Around 90% of subjects are offered on an intensive basis. Semester-length subjects are offered throughout the semester. Class sizes normally range from 20 to 30 students. All subjects have a quota. This ensures class sizes are suitable to provide an optimal learning environment. Intensive Subjects Intensive subjects are ideal for busy professionals and provide an excellent opportunity to immerse in the subject content. Subjects are taught over five days, either from Monday – Friday or Wednesday – Tuesday, excluding the weekend. This format enables students from interstate or overseas to fly to Melbourne to attend class. Semester-length Subjects Semester-length subjects are generally taught for two hours in the evening during the semester. Subject Materials Comprehensive reading materials are provided approximately four weeks prior to the commencement of an intensive class. It is expected that students undertake substantial reading before classes begin. Teachers and students are likely to be in contact with each other electronically from the time reading materials are released to the time assessment is due. Class Attendance Students must attend at least 75% of classes for each subject. It is currently not possible to undertake the course by distance learning. FEE-HELP FEE-HELP is a loan available to eligible Australian citizens for fee-paying graduate coursework programs. University resources: Options to finance your graduate study Fees - policy and administrative information Scholarships International students may be eligible for two categories of Australian scholarships: Australian Awards Scholarships Endeavour Scholarships Scholarships may also be provided by government and non-government organisations in a students' home country. Please contact the relevant organisation in your country for specific details. [-]

Courses in English for Tertiary Studies (ETS)

SACE English Colleges
Campus Full time 12 - 48 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Cannonvale

SACE English for Tertiary Studies Courses are for students planning to study at an Australian University, TAFE, VET or Hospitality Institution. The courses are designed for students who need to improve their English language to meet admission requirements of the tertiary institutions. [+]

The English for Tertiary Studies (ETS) SACE English for Tertiary Studies Courses are for students planning to study at an Australian University, TAFE, VET or Hospitality Institution. The courses are designed for students who need to improve their English language to meet admission requirements of the tertiary institutions. SACE ETS courses include academic English training in: Academic reading and critical analysis

Academic writing

Academic listening and note‐taking

Oral presentations and tutorials

Research and study skills

Grammar Entry requirements: ETS I / IELTS Preparation: SACE Intermediate / IELTS 5.0 / equivalent ... [-]


Course - English for Health Professionals

Melbourne Language Centre
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Australia Melbourne

The English for Health Professionals course is designed to help overseas health professionals improve their English language skills related to their specialist field. [+]

The English for Health Professionals course is designed to help overseas health professionals improve their English language skills related to their specialist field. The course provides students with a thorough knowledge of English in a medical context and English medical terminology. Particular attention is paid to the specialist language skills necessary for Healthcare professionals, especially the communication needed for medical situations in an Australian setting. There are two streams within the English for Health Professionals course: Occupational English Test (OET) Preparation English plus Nursing Education Program Occupational English Test (OET) Preparation Intake Every Monday This course provides participants with a thorough knowledge of English used in a medical context. Particular attention is paid to the specialist language skills necessary for Health Professionals in medical situations in an Australian setting. Significant components of this course are dedicated to preparing for the Occupational English Test (OET). The tasks used in the course have been written by Melbourne Language Centre and are designed to provide a rigorous preparation for the various components of the OET. ... [-]

Course - General English

Melbourne Language Centre
Campus Full time Part time Open Enrollment Australia Melbourne

General English at Melbourne Language Centre focuses on teaching students the type of English which is needed for everyday life in Australia and also serves as a stepping stone to the study of English for Academic Purposes. [+]

Course Studies 2017 in Victoria Australia. General English at Melbourne Language Centre focuses on teaching students the type of English which is needed for everyday life in Australia and also serves as a stepping stone to the study of English for Academic Purposes. Although the course places a strong emphasis on communicative English, students are also taught the important skills of Reading, Writing, Listening, Grammar, Vocabulary and Spelling. MLC teachers use a wide variety of teaching media including: television, newspapers/magazines, radio, video and the Internet. General English is offered at Beginner, Elementary, Pre-intermediate, Intermediate, Upper-intermediate and Advanced levels. Students undertake monthly tests and their progress is monitored to ensure they are achieving their full potential. The Five Best Reasons to study General English at MLC! Welcoming & homey atmosphere You are totally new to this country as a student, a tourist or a working holiday-maker and have no idea where to start your new life. Staff at MLC are here to help you. You may wish to talk to staff from your country. We have Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese, Spanish and Dutch speaking staff. The best city to live in the world – Melbourne Melbourne has become the best city in the world to live, according to the 2011 Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Livability Survey. Our Carlton campus is located on Lygon Street – the well known Italian precinct where you can not ask for more restaurants and cafes. The campus has excellent facilities and is also close to parks, a supermarket, a library, and much more – and only a few minutes from the city by public transport. Take advantage of Lunch Time Student Support Classes MLC offers a 45 minute lunch time Student Support Class for our students three to four times a week. It is not compulsory but the classes are always full with enthusiastic students. Pronunciation is usually the most common topic based on student requests. Join in our social events What do I do on the next long weekend? I don’t have a car but I would love to explore the beautiful country in Victoria. Don’t worry. MLC plans regular social activities and day trips (a small fee may apply) for our students – BBQ Party, Snow Trip, Flower Festival and many more! Melbourne offers a number of hallmark events such as the Australian Open, Formula 1 Grand Prix, and Melbourne Cup, etc. You can experience all while you are studying at MLC! Great Employment Opportunity You are able to get a job so easily in Melbourne as soon as you have learned functional English at MLC! There are a number of trendy restaurants and cafés for waiting staff or kitchen hands. Hallmark event companies often employ casual staff on both student and working holiday visas. Enrolment Procedures Student completes the Application Form; Melbourne Language Centre sends a Letter of Offer, any pre-enrolment information and Melbourne Language Centre Acceptance of Offer Agreement for student to sign; Student signs and returns the written agreement; Melbourne Language Centre receives the agreement; Student pays accordingly; Melbourne Language Centre issues an Orientation Letter and CoE if required. To apply for a place at Melbourne Language Centre, the following must be submitted: Signed and completed Application form; For under 18 years of age student, details of proposed accommodation arrangements. [-]

Course - English for Academic Purposes

Melbourne Language Centre
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Australia Melbourne

Melbourne Language Centre’s English for Academic Purposes is the perfect course for those that need more than just conversational English. [+]

Melbourne Language Centre’s English for Academic Purposes is the perfect course for those that need more than just conversational English. Whether it be to further your career opportunities, gain entry into Higher Education or other studies, or to help you prepare for your next IELTS exam, our EAP course is designed so that you will succeed. MLC has invested heavily in developing the latest curriculum that covers all aspects of English language. Our interactive classes provide comprehensive instruction in: Academic essay writing Comprehensive grammar Question analysis Public speaking Detailed listening skills MLC students consistently achieve high distinctions in their studies and can directly enrol in several educational institutions. Delivered by experienced teachers in modern classrooms, our EAP course will give you all the confidence and ability you need for your pathway to success. Enrolment Procedures Student completes the Application Form; Melbourne Language Centre sends a Letter of Offer, any pre-enrolment information and Melbourne Language Centre Acceptance of Offer Agreement for student to sign; Student signs and returns the written agreement; Melbourne Language Centre receives the agreement; Student pays accordingly; Melbourne Language Centre issues an Orientation Letter and CoE if required. To apply for a place at Melbourne Language Centre, the following must be submitted: Signed and completed Application form; For under 18 years of age student, details of proposed accommodation arrangements. [-]

Graduate Diploma in Tax

Melbourne Law School
Campus Full time Part time 6 months January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

Melbourne Law School's specialisation in tax is a globally recognised specialist tax law degree. The Melbourne tax program provides a valuable enhancement to the careers of lawyers, accountants and other tax professionals working as tax advisers in business or in government. [+]

Course Studies 2017 in Victoria Australia. The Melbourne Law Masters is a graduate law program of the highest quality, available to law and non-law graduates. Melbourne Law School's specialisation in tax is a globally recognised specialist tax law degree. The Melbourne tax program provides a valuable enhancement to the careers of lawyers, accountants and other tax professionals working as tax advisers in business or in government. Our extensive and diverse tax subject selection allows students to gain an advanced understanding of tax law and policy across core and specialist tax areas. All subjects are taught by leading Australian and international tax experts, and emphasis is placed on international and comparative trends and current developments in tax practice. Practical case studies allow in-depth analysis of tax law to equip students with detailed tax law knowledge, its underlying principles and practical application, generating a real advantage in this competitive professional area. Learning Outcomes Graduates of the Graduate Diploma in Tax will: Have advanced knowledge within a systematic and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of tax, including the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills in relation to: complex technical issues of tax law, using practical case studies and discussion problems current developments in tax practice and influential international trends the constantly changing knowledge base in taxation the theoretical framework for taxation the policies embodied in Australia's tax legislation, as well as the technical detail of the tax rules Have advanced cognitive, technical and communication skills that enable them to: analyse critically, evaluate and convey information; and generate ideas and solutions to complex problems from both theoretical and practical perspectives in the subjects studied in the field of tax Apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner or learner in the field of tax. Subject Timing and Format All subjects are taught in an interactive seminar style. Around 90% of subjects are offered on an intensive basis. Semester-length subjects are offered throughout the semester. Class sizes normally range from 20 to 30 students. All subjects have a quota. This ensures class sizes are suitable to provide an optimal learning environment. Intensive Subjects Intensive subjects are ideal for busy professionals and provide an excellent opportunity to immerse in the subject content. Subjects are taught over five days, either from Monday – Friday or Wednesday – Tuesday, excluding the weekend. This format enables students from interstate or overseas to fly to Melbourne to attend class. Semester-length Subjects Semester-length subjects are generally taught for two hours in the evening during the semester. Subject Materials Comprehensive reading materials are provided approximately four weeks prior to the commencement of an intensive class. It is expected that students undertake substantial reading before classes begin. Teachers and students are likely to be in contact with each other electronically from the time reading materials are released to the time assessment is due. Class Attendance Students must attend at least 75% of classes for each subject. It is currently not possible to undertake the course by distance learning. FEE-HELP FEE-HELP is a loan available to eligible Australian citizens for fee-paying graduate coursework programs. University resources: Options to finance your graduate study Fees - policy and administrative information Scholarships International students may be eligible for two categories of Australian scholarships: Australian Awards Scholarships Endeavour Scholarships Scholarships may also be provided by government and non-government organisations in a students' home country. Please contact the relevant organisation in your country for specific details. [-]