What is English Language School?
English Language school is an institution focusing on providing English education to foreigners who are not English native speakers. In Australia, there are plenty of English Language Schools, which are private English education institutions, tertiary education provider affiliated institutions like a part of the university, college or TAFE, and international students studying English. According to Australian Government Department of Education(2019), 156,369 international students from all over the world study English in English Language Schools in 2018. The most English Language Schools offer a range of English courses and study options you can choose. Also, English Language schools provide and organise cultural, sports, or other activities for international students. General English course helps international students to improve their English skills and to enjoy their daily life in Australia. English for Academic Purposes course enables international students to enrol into the university, TAFE or college after students successfully completed the course without English proficiency test result.
What types of English courses are available?
- General English – Improve English skills for daily life in Australia.
- English for Academic Purposes – Develop academic English skills in preparation for further study at university or college.
- Examination Preparation – Designed for students aiming for English proficiency exam like IELTS, Cambridge.
- English for Specific Purposes – Improve English skills for specific context.
- School Preparation – Designed for international students before enrolling school.