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Academic English Preparation (AEP), English Course

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The Academic English Preparation (AEP) program, delivered in 12-week terms, will ensure you use English confidently and correctly. Being able to speak English fluently is essential for study as well as being successful in today's global community. The course is offered at the Taylors College.
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Overview

Teaching all the essential skills

Throughout your studies you will be an active language learner. Everyone you meet will be using English: friends, teachers, families and local people.

Living and studying in an English-speaking country is without a doubt the best way to improve your skills.

The Academic English Preparation (AEP) program, delivered in 12-week terms, will ensure you use English confidently and correctly. Being able to speak English fluently is essential for study as well as being successful in today's global community. The course is offered at the Taylors College.
AEP focuses on
  • Language studies
  • Formal writing styles
  • Note taking
  • Assignment writing
  • Intensive listening
  • Reading

When you finish, you will have developed research, reading and general English language skills which you'll need to study our High School or Foundation programs.

Upon completion of AEP, you do not need to take an IELTS test before you begin the High School or Foundation programs.

Qualified staff who care

The teaching staff are highly qualified and experienced professionals within the ESL field, with high school and tertiary teaching experience.

Each teacher understands the needs of international students – providing a community of trust, care and success. Reports are given to you twice a term.

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English

Programme Structure

Course Fee
  • $495(AUD) per week
Start Dates
  • 4 Jan - 11 Mar
  • 8 Feb - 22 Apr
  • 21 Mar - 27 May
  • 25 Apr - 15 Jul
  • 13 Jun - 19 Aug
  • 18 Jul - 7 Oct
  • 5 Sep - 11 Nov
  • 10 Oct - 23 Dec
  • 21 Nov - 10 Feb

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Entry RequirementsUniversity of Sydney Foundation Program and Taylors College High School
  • IELTS minimum 4.0, with no band less than 3.5.

Assessment Level 3, (AL3) countries wanting to go to USFP - 5.0 with no band less than 4.5 to enter AEP.

University of Western Australia Foundation Program and Taylors Diplomas
  • IELTS minimum 4.5, with no band less than 4.0

Tuition Fee

Living costs

  • Auckland, New Zealand

    1400 - 2200 NZD/month
    Living Costs
  • Sydney, Australia

    1882 - 3550 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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