Course Details
Course Structure
Intake dates

Course Overview

General English is an ideal way to learn to use English effectively in an everyday environment. Alice Spring College offers 4 levels of General English with all levels carefully designed to cover the macro-skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing as well as grammar and pronunciation practice.

Students find they progress in a fast and enjoyable manner. Lessons are of the highest quality which makes them both interesting and productive.

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Entry Requirements

The minimum age of the student should be 18 years old or above.

Career Opportunities

This course provides students with the opportunity to master the language skills for working and living in Australia. Students get the opportunity to learn English in Melbourne at an English language school with a reputation for practical activities, applied learning and outstanding results.

Course Fees

  • Enrolment Fees: $200 (non-refundable)

  • Material Fee: $1,500

  • Tuition Fees: $11,300

  • Total Course Fees: $13,000

Fees include all material costs and learning resources.

Course Delivery

50 weeks of total course duration (44 weeks classroom delivery + maximum 6 weeks of holidays)

Individual levels consists of following weeks:

Elementary 12 weeks
Pre-Intermediate 12 weeks
Intermediate 10 weeks
Upper-Intermediate 10 weeks

Each week is made up of:

  • 16 hours per week teacher-led classroom delivery + 4 hours structured and directed computer lab work with tutorial support per week

Delivery Methods

  • Classroom with active involvement of all participants

  • English language text with easy to understand activities

  • Computer lab with tutorial support

  • Bilingual support

  • Culturally sensitive to learners needs

Assessment Details

  • Portfolio

  • Reading Activities

  • Writing Activities

  • Questions

  • Role Play

  • Learning Plan

  • Interview

  • Research

  • Computer Tasks

  • Presentation

# Level Duration
1 Elementary 12 weeks
2 Pre-Intermediate 12 weeks
3 Intermediate 10 weeks
4 Upper Intermediate 10 weeks
  • Study period: 44 weeks

  • Semester breaks: 6 weeks

  • Total duration: 50 Weeks

Please contact us at or call +61 3 9642 2902 to enquire about our intake dates.

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