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New! UTASAccess-English commencing 22 July 2013
Location: Hobart and Launceston
Duration: 5-50 weeks
Levels: Pre-intermediate – Advanced Levels Diagram
Commencement dates: 9 per year UTASAccess start dates
UTASAccess English courses are designed to meet the needs of a broad range of English learners. Whether you need to improve your skills for further study, career, travel opportunities or just out of interest, a UTASAccess-English course can provide today’s global citizen with the necessary tools for effective communication.
This multi-level program provides 20-hours per week of intensive English language tuition for pre-intermediate to advanced learners. Each level comprises a five-week module and progress to successive levels is based on achievement (60% pass mark or better with no skill less than 50% is required to progress in Levels 1-6).
All class levels focus on the skill areas of Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing and include a range of learning activities supported by teaching methodology appropriate to the language level and ability of students. Classes are challenging and exciting and taught by skilled teachers who are specialists in language teaching.
Students have access to additional learning support through our web-based learning system and student advisors.
For detailed information on what you will learn in each class level click here
Note: UTASAccess class placement is based on IELTS, TOEFLiBT, PTE test results and/or the English Language Centre’s On-arrival Placement Test.
As a general rule, an increase equivalent to one overall IELTS band requires 20 weeks of study. This guide should be taken into account when planning length of English study Entry requirements for UTASAccess
Information on other pathway English courses is available at:
Authorised by the Director of Studies, Centre for University Pathways and Partnerships
17 May, 2013