Occupational English Test Preparation

This course is not available as a principal course for international students on a student visa.

Available to:
Domestic and International students

Campus:
Brisbane (McAuley at Banyo), QLD
Melbourne (St Patrick's), VIC
Sydney (North Sydney), NSW

Duration:

Brisbane: 2 weeks full-time.
Melbourne: 5 weeks part-time; 6 weeks part-time.
Sydney: 6 weeks part-time.

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The OET preparation course is a program which aims to prepare students to take the Occupational English Test. It focuses on giving students a clear understanding of the OET and its requirements while improving the four macro skills of reading, listening, writing and speaking. The course is organised around a series of workshops and mock tests to give students practice in the skills required to perform satisfactorily in the test.

Students will develop

  • Confidence and fluency in communication.
  • The ability to quickly and accurately communicate in a clinical context.
  • The ability to meet the language requirements for writing profession-specific documents.
  • Listening skills to cope with a range of situations within a health profession context.
  • The skills needed to quickly read and comprehend complex articles.

Brisbane: 2 weeks full-time.
Melbourne: 5 weeks part-time; 6 weeks part-time.
Sydney: 6 weeks part-time.

Available at:
Brisbane (McAuley at Banyo), Qld (currently not on offer)
Melbourne (St Patrick's campus), Vic
Sydney (North Sydney), NSW

Important Note on Fees

All costs are calculated using current rates and are based on a full-time study load of 40 credit points (normally 4 units) per semester.

A student’s annual fee may vary in accordance with:

  • the number of units studied per semester;
  • the choice of major or specialisation; and
  • elective units.

The University reviews fees annually.

Minimum IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, or completion of at least 2 years of a degree in the Health Sciences.

Domestic Students An Australian or New Zealand citizen, or Australian permanent resident or permanent humanitarian visa holder.

OET Application Form

Domestic and International Students: Apply through International.admissions@acu.edu.au

Minimum IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, or completion of at least 2 years in a degree in the Health Sciences.

This course is designed to assist participants in their preparation for the Occupational English Test. Classes are held on the university campus and will provide participants with the skills, strategies and practice required for the test environment.

You can take this course to prepare for an Occupational English Test (OET). An OET score may be required for professional registration in a health profession.

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The OET preparation course is a program which aims to prepare students to take the Occupational English Test. It focuses on giving students a clear understanding of the OET and its requirements while improving the four macro skills of reading, listening, writing and speaking. The course is organised around a series of workshops and mock tests to give students practice in the skills required to perform satisfactorily in the test.

Students will develop

  • Confidence and fluency in communication.
  • The ability to quickly and accurately communicate in a clinical context.
  • The ability to meet the language requirements for writing profession-specific documents.
  • Listening skills to cope with a range of situations within a health profession context.
  • The skills needed to quickly read and comprehend complex articles.

Brisbane: 2 weeks full-time.
Melbourne: 5 weeks part-time; 6 weeks part-time.
Sydney: 6 weeks part-time.

Available at:
Brisbane (McAuley at Banyo), Qld (currently not on offer)
Melbourne (St Patrick's campus), Vic
Sydney (North Sydney), NSW

Start Dates:

Melbourne:

Dates Duration
21 February 6 week day course
28 March 6 week day course
23 March 12 week evening course - Thursdays
02 May 6 week evening course - Tuesdays and Thursdays 4-8pm 
30 May 6 week day course
27 June 6 week evening course
25 July 6 week day course
29 August 6 week evening course
26 September 6 week day course
09 October 4 week (intensive) evening course
24 October 6 week day course
06 November 4 week (intensive) evening course

North Sydney:

6 Weeks part-time course (36 hours)

9 January - 15 February 2018 (on these days)

Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5.00 pm to 8.00 pm.

Deferment

No deferment available.

Course Fee:

Melbourne$865
Sydney: 6 weeks part-time  $650

Important Note on Fees

Tuition fees may increase by up to 3 percent each year for the minimum duration of the course as provided on your electronic Confirmation of Enrolment (eCOE). No guarantee is made for tuition fee increases beyond the minimum duration.

Minimum IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, or completion of at least 2 years of a degree in the Health Sciences.

OET Application Form

Domestic and International Students: Apply through International.admissions@acu.edu.au

Minimum IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, or completion of at least 2 years in a degree in the Health Sciences.

This course is designed to assist participants in their preparation for the Occupational English Test. Classes are held on the university campus and will provide participants with the skills, strategies and practice required for the test environment.

You can take this course to prepare for an Occupational English Test (OET). An OET score may be required for professional registration in a health profession.

Direct your enquiries to study.english@acu.edu.au.