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English for Academic Purposes

Toowoomba, QLD

Subject: Language Arts

The aim of this program is to provide English language preparation for tertiary study based on the personal and intellectual transition required by individual students to succeed in higher education in the Australian context. It aims to develop thinking processes and academic English skills to prepare students from non-English speaking backgrounds for university education. It provides this transition for international students not fully prepared academically or requiring a higher level of English for tertiary study.

Semester 1 (March)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 3 (December...

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The aim of this program is to provide English language preparation for tertiary study based on the personal and intellectual transition required by individual students to succeed in higher education in the Australian context. It aims to develop thinking processes and academic English skills to prepare students from non-English speaking backgrounds for university education. It provides this transition for international students not fully prepared academically or requiring a higher level of English for tertiary study.

Semester 1 (March)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 3 (December)

On successful completion of the English for Academic Purposes program, this program, students should be able to demonstrate:

*an understanding of, and an adjustment to, the academic cultural context of the Australian university;
*a capacity to take control of their own learning by using appropriate learning strategies;
*confidence and ability to think critically and to analyse an argument;
*competence in accessing and communicating concepts and ideas in spoken and written form as appropriate to the higher education context; and
*a capacity to establish working relationships with their lecturers and other students.

Standard duration:Minimum 20 weeks, Maximum 36 weeks

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When

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Where

Toowoomba, QLD

Skill level

Beginner

 

Notes:

**These fees do not apply to international students studying through an off shore USQ Education...

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Notes:

**These fees do not apply to international students studying through an off shore USQ Education Partner.

International full fee paying place
Fee exempt places

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The teachers

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) has forged a reputation as one of Australia's leading providers of on-campus...

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The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) has forged a reputation as one of Australia's leading providers of on-campus and distance education programs in Australia. With more than 75 per cent of students studying via distance or online, USQ is at the cutting edge of flexible delivery of resources and technology.

USQ is a young dynamic university located in three thriving regional locations across Southern Queensland Australia:

* Toowoomba campus
* Fraser Coast campus
* Springfield campus.

The dynamic nature of USQ allows it to remain relevant to global trends. From Arts, Business and Education to Sciences, Engineering and Surveying, the University continues to develop programs and courses that reflect the changing needs of society.

The University is also home to a number of leading Australian research centres including the Australian Centre for Sustainable Catchments (ACSC), the National Centre for Engineering in Agriculture (NCEA) and The Centre of Excellence in Engineered Fibre Composites (CEEFC).

USQ has a diverse student population, and welcomes international students from more than 100 countries each year.

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Offered through

University of Southern Queensland