*Not including Nursing, Physiotherapy or Speech Pathology.
English for Academic Purposes (EAP) focuses on developing your English language proficiency and approach to academic study in order to help you successfully complete university-level courses. At the same time, it allows you to become familiar with campus life and the resources and services available to you.
The assessment tasks in the EAP course are similar to those undertaken in university courses at ACU. Some of the skills you will develop include:
Use the table below to see what EAP results are required to gain direct entry into ACU Degree and Diploma programs:
|EAP Result||ACU Degree or Diploma|
|75% or above||Students will meet the English language requirement for an ACU course requiring IELTS 7.0*.|
|65-74%||Students will meet the English language requirement for an ACU course requiring IELTS 6.5.|
|60-64%||Students will meet the English language requirement for an ACU course requiring IELTS 6.0.|
*Not including Nursing.
You can learn more about our EAP courses, including how to register your interest or apply, by viewing them in our course browser.
These courses range in duration from 5 to 30 weeks, and are available at our Brisbane, Melbourne and North Sydney campuses.
Through our English Language Study Scholarship, you can receive a 30% tuition fee waiver to support you to complete an English Language Intensive Course (ELICOS) including English for Academic Purposes, in one of our upcoming intakes.English Language Study Scholarship