Certificate of Attainment in English Language
The Certificate of Attainment in English Language is an elementary language course for students who have not met the language requirements for University study. It will give you the necessary skills in reading, writing and speaking.
The Certificate of Attainment in English Language (CAEL) has three levels, from Elementary to Pre-Intermediate, you will enter into the programme at a level dependent on your current English level. Successful completion of level 3 will provide entry into the Certificate of Attainment in Academic English (CAAE).
Each level is taught in a 10 week block, with one-week orientation.
|Block||Orientation Dates||Block Dates|
|2018 Block 4||Monday 29 October 2018||5 November 2018 - 25 January 2019|
|2019 Block 1||Monday 4 February 2019||11 February to 18 April 2019|
|2019 Intensive||Wednesday 1 May 2019||6 May to 28 June 2019|
|2019 Block 2||Monday 6 May 2019||13 May to 19 July 2019|
|2019 Block 3||Monday 5 August 2019||12 August to 18 October 2019|
|2019 Block 4||Tuesday 29 October 2019||4 November to 24 January 2019|
How to apply
Students can apply online through the Pathways College online application form
Fees are $5100 per block plus enrolment levies up to $519 per year* (fees are subject to change)
|Start Dates:||See above start dates.|
|Fees (International):||$5,100 per block (10 weeks)|
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