Courses in Australia

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If you are searching for quality education, you will find excellent courses in Australia. The education system in Australia is top-notch and there are many courses offered through specialist institutions and universities. Aside from excellence in education, students will enjoy a diverse environment, exciting cities, and a variety of beautiful landscapes including rainforests, mountains, and beaches.

Whether you are a seasoned professional looking to stay up-to-date in your field, considering a career change, or new to the job market, there are courses in Australia to fit the needs of every student, including flexible scheduling. Many courses in Australia offer full-time, part-time, or online studies, which allow students to study according to their own schedule. Many students seek courses in Australia in the field of hospitality, education, business administration, information technology, health, management, and finance, to name a few.

To learn more about courses in Australia, browse through the options below and you may find the program that is the next step in your career!

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General English Course

Cairns Language Centre
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 52 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Cairns + 1 more

Our General English courses are the perfect choice for students wishing to improve their all-round English language skills at a pace that suits them. [+]

Our General English courses are the perfect choice for students wishing to improve their all-round English language skills at a pace that suits them. Our classes enable you to use English in a variety of ‘real life’ situations providing a wide range of functional English instruction. The curriculum aims at developing the four core skills (listening, reading, writing, and speaking) that gives you the tools to graduate with confidence.

General English in a Nutshell Choose how many lessons you would like to study per weekBasic 20 Intensive 25 Super Intensive 30 Small classes averaging 10 to 14 students Weekly assessments Bi-weekly student-teacher interviews Graduate with globally recognized certificates WiFi and computer access for students Weekly social activities with students and teachers Choose optional electives such as Cambridge Exam or IELTS Preparation Duration Basic: 1-12 weeks for students on Visitor’s Visa or 1-17 weeks for Working Holiday makers. Intensive ® and Super Intensive ®: 2 – 52 weeks. Registered Courses ® of more than 12 weeks usually require a student visa. Hours Basic: 16 hours (20 lessons) per week Intensive ®: 20 hours (25 lessons) per week Super Intensive ®: 25 hours (30 lessons) a week Levels ... [-]

English for Young Learners

Australian International College of English
Campus Part time January 2019 Australia Sydney

This delightful course is perfect for children who need a smooth transition from their own cultural environment into the Australian culture. Students are provided with all that they need in English studies for entry into Australian primary schools with a focus on English, Music, movement, the Arts and Sports activities. Teachers and the classroom environment are specially equipped to engage the students in a safe and culturally sensitive manner. Not only that, there is a bilingual assistant in the classroom at all times to give the children a sense of belonging and security. [+]

This delightful course is perfect for children who need a smooth transition from their own cultural environment into the Australian culture. Students are provided with all that they need in English studies for entry into Australian primary schools with a focus on English, Music, movement, the Arts and Sports activities. Teachers and the classroom environment are specially equipped to engage the students in a safe and culturally sensitive manner. Not only that, there is a bilingual assistant in the classroom at all times to give the children a sense of belonging and security.

Why study this course?

Have Fun! Learn English!The English for Young Learners course provides students aged 7 -12 with the opportunity to develop their English language skills and it also prepares them for entry into the NSW Primary School mainstream.Levels: Beginner, Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate and Upper-IntermediateIntake Dates: Any MondayStudy per week: 25 hours of face-to-face study per week... [-]


English for Academic Purpose

University Preparation College
Campus Full time 10 - 20 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Bankstown Surry Hills + 1 more

The course prepares you for all the likely language challenges you will experience in a tertiary setting. [+]

10/20 WEEKS (MAX. 6 MONTHS) – UPPER INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED

This course is available for both domestic and international students (CRICOS 076368F)

Overview

The course prepares you for all the likely language challenges you will experience in a tertiary setting. You will be guided by expert and supportive teachers facilitating you in gaining all the necessary skills of writing reports and essays in English, delivering presentations in English and understanding the expectations of an English-speaking college or university. Understanding the college, university, and TAFE culture in Australia is paramount to your success and study journey. Once you complete the English for Academic Purposes course successfully, you will be able to use English in a variety of academic contexts and take responsibility for your progress with minimal support from your teachers. This course can be packaged as part of our English for Higher Education Studies (EHES). It is expected that most students can complete each level of the course in 10 weeks. On completion of the course, you may not need to sit the IELTS or other tests to study with one of our articulation partners.... [-]


ELICOS Intensive Spoken and Written English Course (Beginner – Advanced)

The Eagle Academy
Campus Full time 12 months Open Enrollment Australia Southport Brisbane + 1 more

The key clients for this qualification are people who wish to undertake the AMES Spoken and Written English Courses in an intensive manner. [+]

The key clients for this qualification are people who wish to undertake the AMES Spoken and Written English Courses in an intensive manner. Unlike the individual courses which are VET courses with required entry points, the ELICOS options allow for thorough testing upon entry, better placement in the most appropriate course, and of course more rapid progress through levels due to the intensive nature of the course. The entry point can be anywhere from “Beginner” to “Upper Intermediate” across the four macro-skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. For learners with a mixed profile, it is possible for them to be enrolled at different levels.

Course Length: 12 months (52 weeks, made up of 40 weeks tuition, and 12 weeks holiday).... [-]


Child Care

Imagine Education Australia
Campus January 2019 Australia Gold Coast Brisbane

Imagine Education Australia’s Faculty of Early Childhood Education delivers training in Children’s Services. We are a unique training organization as we have two Childcare Centres on-site for our students to access for live practical training [+]

Courses in Australia 2018/2019.

Imagine a career in childcare

Imagine Education Australia’s Faculty of Early Childhood Education delivers training in Children’s Services. We are a unique training organization as we have two Childcare Centres on-site for our students to access for live practical training. The Early Childhood Education Faculty is committed to research and professional development which is passed on through our educational programs. Our childcare courses include:

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care [-]

Professional Development Courses

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Online Full time Part time 6 semesters July 2019 Australia Australia Online + 1 more

At USQ, we understand the importance of keeping your knowledge and skills up-to-date, especially if you are looking to upskill or re-skill. That’s why we offer a range of professional development ‘single courses’ that provide you with access to our educational resources, lecturers, and facilities, without the commitment of a full degree.

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At USQ, we understand the importance of keeping your knowledge and skills up-to-date, especially if you are looking to upskill or re-skill. That’s why we offer a range of professional development ‘single courses’ that provide you with access to our educational resources, lecturers, and facilities, without the commitment of a full degree.

Throughout the year, there are over 700 courses to choose from. Check out our courses in: Business & Commerce Creative Arts & Media Education Engineering & Built Environment Health & Community Humanities & Communication Information Technology Law & Justice Sciences - Computational Sciences - Lab-Based. Each course is a ‘bite-sized’ experience, with most courses taking just 1 Semester (6 months). Our single courses are perfect if you are looking to upskill in a particular area, need to satisfy professional development requirements, want to refresh your current skills, would like to explore a passion or are looking for a taste of uni life. It is your opportunity to continue into a USQ degree provided you meet the program’s entry requirements. How much will it cost? ... [-]

Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Australian College of Technology & Business
Online Campus Full time 36 weeks January 2019 Australia Brisbane + 1 more

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. [+]

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters.

They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.

Job roles

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. A possible job title relevant to this qualification is:... [-]


ACS Professional Year Program (ICT)

NIT Australia
Online & Campus Combined Full time 44 - 52 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Perth

ACS Professional Year Program for ICT is a 44-52 weeks work readiness program, gazetted by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP), and specifically designed for international students who have graduated in Australia and are hoping to apply for permanent residence in Australia. [+]

ACS Professional Year Program (ICT)

For a limited time, we are offering a special discount of $3,280!

Program Details Course ID: ACSPYICT Certificate: ACS Professional Year Certificate Duration: 44 weeks (Including 12 weeks of Internship) Locations: Perth Delivery Type: Blended (Classroom and online) Language: English Program Description

ACS Professional Year Program for ICT is a 44-52 weeks work readiness program, gazetted by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP), and specifically designed for international students who have graduated in Australia and are hoping to apply for permanent residence in Australia.

The ACS Professional Year equips participants with the skills and knowledge to successfully enter the Australian workforce in their professional field. It combines face to face workshops with online education and real work experience in internships, to help you to become a young professional rather than a student or recent graduate.... [-]


English as a Second Language

Unity College Australia
Campus Full time Part time 10 weeks January 2019 Australia Queanbeyan + 1 more

The ELICOS - 089714G General English course is designed to provide skills and knowledge in use of the English language for general purposes. It includes academic purposes but is not limited to such purposes. The Intermediate, Upper Intermediate, and Advanced modules provide students with the opportunity to focus on particular areas of English relevant to the student’s interest. [+]

Course Outline AIMS

The ELICOS - 089714G General English course is designed to provide skills and knowledge in use of the English language for general purposes. It includes academic purposes but is not limited to such purposes. The Intermediate, Upper Intermediate, and Advanced modules provide students the opportunity to focus on particular areas of English relevant to the student’s interest.

OUTCOMES

The ELICOS - General English course provides students with the necessary English skills for the following purposes:

To facilitate attainment of educational, vocational and social goals. To facilitate access to employment through language skill development. To enhance the learner’s ability to function effectively in the Australian community. To meet English language requirements for cross-cultural organizations. Preparation for undertaking other studies at Unity College Australia. Preparation for studies at other educational institutions within Australia. OVERVIEW ... [-]

Affordable Chinese Language Semester on Hainan Island w/Single Dorm - US$3075

China Study Abroad
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Australia Sydney

Hainan University offers four levels for Chinese language learners: beginners, elementary, intermediate and advanced according to their Chinese proficiency. In addition, they offer elective courses including Chinese history, Chinese painting, and calligraphy, martial arts (shadow boxing), Peking opera and Hainan opera. [+]

What is included in your Hainan University Chinese language program?

CSA's bottom line goal is to make sure your stay in China goes smoothly. We're there for you as much or as little as needed! As a CSA student, in addition to your course tuition, you'll also receive:

Course tuition fees Pre-departure assistance Airport Pick-up All textbooks (for students who choose a study option) Assistance buying a local SIM card on arrival City and local area orientation (restaurants, supermarkets etc.) Meet up with other CSA students Registration assistance when you arrive 24-hour on the ground support while you are in China. What is the cost of this program, and when can I start?!

Whether you want to study in China for an academic year, or for a semester, there is a China Study Abroad program for you at Hainan University. Be sure to follow the link below to find out more information on the Hainan University Chinese language program that is right for you. We look forward to welcoming you to Haikou soon!... [-]


Course - Learn English

Primus English - Learn English in Melbourne, Australia
Campus Full time 5 - 50 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Melbourne

The General English course is for students who wish to improve their overall English language proficiency, in both verbal and written domains. The course is perfectly suited to prepare students for other courses like IELTS Preparation or English for Academic Purposes or to give them more confidence in their English ability while settling in Australia. [+]

The General English course is for students who wish to improve their overall English language proficiency, in both verbal and written domains. The course is perfectly suited to prepare students for other courses like IELTS Preparation or English for Academic Purposes or to give them more confidence in their English ability while settling in Australia.

The course follows an integrated skills approach, with students performing a variety of reading, writing, speaking, and listening exercises to develop and improve their verbal and written communication ability. Throughout the course, students will also engage in exercises to improve their use of grammar, pronunciation, and vocabulary. The course readies students to express themselves on a wide range of topics with proficiency and confidence.... [-]


Sydney Direct Enrollment - Macquarie University

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters July 2019 Australia Sydney

Our study abroad programs in Sydney offers you the opportunity to directly enroll in the prestigious Macquarie University with access to a vast array of course offerings across hundreds of disciplines. [+]

Overview

Take advantage of your chance to live and learn in one of the most beautiful and livable cities in the world—Sydney! Enjoy Sydney’s comfortable climate (warm summers and mild winters), world-renowned beaches (think: Bondi, Manly, and Coogee), and iconic spots around the city (the Rocks, Harbour Bridge, and the Royal Botanical Gardens).

Our study abroad programs in Sydney offers you the opportunity to directly enroll in the prestigious Macquarie University with access to a vast array of course offerings across hundreds of disciplines.

Sydney will also be your classroom. Enjoy the city’s robust music scene with a performance at the world-renowned Sydney Opera House. Visit one of the many museums, such as the Museum of Contemporary Art or the Art Gallery of New South Wales to see some of the country’s great works of art. Soak in the beauty of Sydney’s landscape by walking the path from Coogee to Bondi Beach—or, better yet, climb to the top of the Harbour Bridge. Field trips to iconic destinations like the Blue Mountains, Royal National Park, and the Great Barrier Reef round our your study abroad experience.... [-]


General Language Course

Eurocentres
Campus 2 - 52 weeks August 2019 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Gold Coast Perth Sydney Cairns + 4 more

ur General English course covers grammar, vocabulary, and all the key skills that you will need to develop in order speak and understand English. All our lessons are planned and delivered by experienced teachers who focus on your individual needs and learning style. If you want to travel, make new friends, and communicate in English with confidence, try this innovative course and get ready to see how you can make fast progress while having fun. [+]

If you have decided that is time to finally learn English, our General English course can help you achieve this goal and give you a solid base to develop your foreign language skills. We know that learning a new language can be a daunting challenge, and this is why we have developed a modern and inspirational range of teaching and learning methods that will keep you motivated so that you can keep learning and make real progress. Our General English course covers grammar, vocabulary, and all the key skills that you will need to develop in order speak and understand English. All our lessons are planned and delivered by experienced teachers who focus on your individual needs and learning style. If you want to travel, make new friends, and communicate in English with confidence, try this innovative course and get ready to see how you can make fast progress while having fun.... [-]


Graduate Certificate in Trade Mark Law and Practice

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 0.5 - 1 year January 2019 Australia Sydney + 1 more

UTS has established expertise and a reputation for providing courses relevant to the needs of the patent and trade marks professions. The course fulfils the entire educational requirements for registration as an Australian trade marks attorney under the knowledge requirements of the Trans-Tasman IP Attorneys Board. [+]

The unique feature of this course is that it may be undertaken entirely online, removing the need for students to attend face-to-face classes.

This course provides graduates with an understanding of the principles of: the registered trade mark system in Australia and New Zealand including the protection of unregistered marks and related forms of protection against misleading or unfair trading conduct in Australia and New Zealand legal process and professional conduct regulation of trade mark attorneys and Trans-Tasman patent attorneys in Australia and New Zealand.

Graduates can seek registration as an Australian trade marks attorney in Australia and New Zealand. Other career options include: IP lawyer, trade mark portfolio manager, policy maker and government regulator.... [-]


Pro Tool Course

Recording Connection Audio School
Campus Full time September 2018 Australia Canberra Albury Armidale Coffs Harbour Dubbo Goulburn Lismore + 5 more

Pro Tools was developed by a group of audio engineers out of the growing need for a software program that could replicate the functions of expensive studio equipment in a digital environment. Since its development, this powerful digital audio workstation has come to be the industry standard among audio professionals. [+]

THE RECORDING CONNECTION PRO TOOLS COURSE is AVAILABLE IN ALL 50 STATES AND CANADA.

With locations across all 50 states and on three continents, the Recording Connection has been placing its students as working apprentices (externs) in real recording studios across the U.S., Canada, Australia and the U.K. We partner with only the most seasoned producers and engineers to mentor our students, many of whom work regularly with some of the biggest names in music. Working with professionals of this caliber helps ensure our students have the best chance of launching their own successful music industry careers.

Learn to use Pro Tools, The Music Industry Standard Digital Audio Workstation!

Pro Tools was developed by a group of audio engineers out of the growing need for a software program that could replicate the functions of expensive studio equipment in a digital environment. Since its development, this powerful digital audio workstation has come to be the industry standard among audio professionals. These days, you’d be hard pressed to find a modern record release that was not recorded or mixed with Pro Tools, or a professional recording studio that doesn’t use it. Not only is it utilized by major label producers and world-class engineers alike, but it’s also found in home studios across the world, enabling songwriters, composers and musicians to access levels of sound quality once only available at the most expensive recording studios, and at a fraction of the cost.... [-]