22646VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study)

VU course code: 22646VIC | Level of study: TAFE
0.5 years full time
Face to Face
Footscray Nicholson, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee


Develop the English and academic skills needed to achieve in higher studies, with a Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) 22646VIC from Victoria University.

This course is designed for people learning English as an additional language.

It will help you develop English-language speaking, listening, reading, writing and learning skills for further education.

In this English course, you will develop strategies for learning and the skills to:

  • participate in complex conversations about study
  • give complex spoken presentations related to study
  • read and write complex information for study purposes
  • understand and take notes from complex information for study purposes
  • learn about the education system in Australia
  • analyse study tasks and written information
  • search library and information databases.

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 22646VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study), a total of nine (9) units must be achieved, consisting of: 7 Core units 2 Elective units not previously completed from:

- elective units listed in this qualification

- Certificate III or IV qualifications in this EAL Framework

- units which are first packaged in AQF levels 3, 4 or 5 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 achieve in your future studies and career.

This course will improve your English, learning and research skills, as well as improve your confidence for work and education.

Studying this course will help you access and complete practical or academic study options, at TAFE or university.

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