22645VIC Certificate III in EAL (Further Study)

VU course code: 22645VIC | Level of study: TAFE
0.5 years full time
Face to Face
Footscray Nicholson, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
 Students in a classroom. Three students in the foreground are sitting down and looking at the same book.


Improve your English language skills for further study at TAFE or university, with the Certificate III in EAL (Further Study) 22645VIC at Victoria University.

The course designed for people learning English as an additional language. It will help you develop speaking and listening, reading and writing and study skills for further study.

You will develop the skills to:

  • participate in conversations about study
  • give spoken presentations related to study
  • read and write information for study purposes
  • study effectively
  • design and produce written documents.

Note - Location availability will depend on student demand. Location preferences and availability are discussed with applicants during the application process.

NRT logoThis course is nationally recognised training.

Entry requirements

When assessing your application, we consider your education, work experience, current skills and personal attributes (where relevant).

Applicants for this course will need to meet the entry criteria outlined below. If you don’t meet the entry criteria, you may be able to gain entry by first completing a different course. We call this a ‘pathway’.

You may also be eligible for ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’, which lets you finish your course more quickly when you have gained some of the skills required from past study or work experience.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Victoria University is committed to providing a transparent admissions process. Find out more about how to apply for our courses, and our commitment to admissions transparency. Meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee entry into this course. Past academic performance may be considered.

Course Structure

To be awarded the 22645VIC Certificate III in EAL (Further Study), 8 units must be completed consisting of: * 6 Core units * 2 Elective units which can be selected from units not previously completed from the following:

- elective units listed in this qualification

- units listed in Certificate II, III and/or IV qualifications in this EAL Framework

- units/modules which are first packaged in AQF levels 2, 3 and/or 4 in other accredited courses and/or endorsed training packages.

Fees & Scholarships

TAFE fees vary, depending on how much the government contributes towards course costs (if anything).

Read below to find out about the fee ‘type’, the estimated yearly tuition costs for this course, and the financial support on offer.




Studying English at Victoria University can help you progress to future studies and your dream career.

This course will improve your English skills and learning skills, as well as improve your confidence. These skills will create more options for your career path in the future. Studying this course will help you access further TAFE or university studies.

VU Stories

Aye Aye Si Ccun Sah Boi
How Aye Si found connection through VU
Certificate III in EAL
"In our class, our teachers are really kind, and they really support the students."
Aye Si's story