Centre for English Teaching : 2013-2014
9 GE ESP PDP ITP EVENING TEST PREPARATION CAMBRIDGE FCE & CAE Duration (weeks) 2-50 4 2 2-50 Varies 10or12 Entry requirement None IELTS 5.0+ IELTS 5.0+ None None 5.5 OVERVIEW OF PROFESSIONAL PATHWAY COURSES GENERAL ENGLISH GE -- No entry requirements -- Improve general conversation, travelling, life in an English-speaking country and enhance your job prospects -- Minimum course length is 2 weeks (recommended study in 11 week blocks) -- Mapped to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) -- Combine with other Professional Pathway courses. ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES ESP -- Entry by IELTS 5.0 or equivalent, or by CET placement test -- 4 week courses -- Explore concepts related to your subject areas and interest -- Gain an introduction to the university faculty learning environment -- Combine with other Professional Pathway courses. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS PDP -- Entry by IELTS 5.0 or equivalent, or by CET placement test -- 2 week courses -- Explore concepts related to your business skills and personal, professional and social competencies -- Gain leadership skills and key competencies for success at university and beyond -- Combine with other Professional Pathway courses. INTENSIVE TEST PREPARATION ITP -- Entry by IELTS or equivalent, or by CET placement test -- Prepares you for IELTS, TOEFL or Pearson Test of English (PTE) -- Various course lengths -- Tailored program to your needs -- Nine intakes per year -- Combine with other Professional Pathway courses. EVENING TEST PREPARATION CLASSES -- No entry requirement -- Strategies and skills to boost your test results (IELTS, PTE and TOEFL.) -- Attend classes in the speci c area where you need help -- Combine with other Professional Pathway courses. CAMBRIDGE PREPARATION COURSES -- Entry by CET placement test -- 10 or 12 week courses -- First Certi cate in English (FCE) -- Certi cate in Advanced English (CAE) -- Test taking strategies -- Combine with other Professional Pathway courses. IELTS TEST VENUE -- CET is an IELTS test venue -- Numerous dates throughout the year -- Central location -- Combine with Professional Pathway courses. PROFESSIONAL PATHWAY COURSES WHERE DO I START? Choosing the right Professional Pathway course is as easy as 1, 2, 3. Use the information in this brochure to answer the three questions below, and get started on your own professional pathway in Australia. 1: WHICH CET PROFESSIONAL PATHWAY IS RIGHT FOR ME? -- What do you need your English for? E.g. work, travel, PR, university Now use the course descriptions in the following columns to identify which CET Professional Pathway course is right for you. 2: HOW LONG WILL I NEED TO STUDY ENGLISH AT CET? -- Now that you have identi ed which CET Professional Pathway course is right for you, check the detailed course descriptions in this brochure to nd out more. 3: HOW DO I APPLY TO STUDY AT CET? -- To apply online, visit www.sydney.edu.au/cet/enrolment -- You can also apply by lling in the application form at the back of this brochure.