Victorian institute of technology (VIT)
Victorian institute of technology (VIT)

Certificate I in Spoken and Written English

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Certificate I in Spoken and Written English 10362NAT
CRICOS Code 085872D
Duration 15 weeks including breaks (25 hours per week)
Course Fee AUD $3,999
Course fee includes Learning Materials Fees & Prescribed Text Books Fees.
Delivery Location Melbourne Campus: Level 14, 123 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Intake Refer to Intake Dates
Eligibility Criteria/Entry Requirements Refer to Entry Requirements
Certificate I in Spoken and Written English is a component of the Certificates in Spoken and Written English (CSWE) general education curriculum framework. It is a beginner course for learners who have just started learning English language and literacy and who have had minimal exposure to English.
Units of Competency
Unit Code Unit Name
SWELRN101A Basic learning strategies
SWEPER102A Giving personal information
SWETRA103A Comprehending and participating in short transactional exchanges
SWEMSG107A Comprehending and leaving telephone messages
SWEINS108A Comprehending written instructions and completing a short form
SWEDES109A Comprehending and composing written descriptions
SWETXT111A Comprehending and composing short informal written texts


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  • I was very happy with my time at VIT studying hospitality. I don’t think there is anything I would change, everything was good”

    - Vijay S

  • Excellent trainer, thoroughly enjoyed the course. Was well paced and time went quickly. Appreciated being able to complete some projects as a group in class, venue convenient and all facilities required were available

    - Ms. Christine G

  • Very good relationships developed from the beginning. Staff members have been fantastic even before commencement of the course. They made my time in class informative and pleasurable

    - Mr. Michael G

  • Very well structured course. I have got a lot out of this course and looking forward to putting my new skills and knowledge to work –

    - Ms. Melissa C

  • First time I have had such a positive, intelligent and charismatic trainer. He has a talent for training and made a challenging course achievable with his attitude and advice. I would definitely like to study with him in future on another course and have enjoyed the time

    - Mr. Jason P

  • Fantastic opportunity to be a student of VIT. Excellent trainer and best Administrator, thanks for their help and support

    - Ms. Ramanpreet P

  • The course was very good. Trainer was fantastic and was flexible and informative

    - Ms. Rebecca B

  • So far the course has been fantastic with a patient and understanding teacher.  The course is very informative and helpful with my current job.

    - Mr. Chris C

  • The written information I found to be useful, well written, concise. The instructor was very helpful in any difficulties that I experienced. Also very knowledgeable and very communicative. I would recommend this course.

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    - Mr. Effie S

  • It is a very enjoyable and informative class.

    - Mr. Sylvie T

  • The course gave me confidence though it was a little challenging. My teacher was friendly and very helpful.

    - Mr. Vincen R

  • My English teacher is responsible and patient who uses simple ways to help us understand English words.

    - Mr. Yuwen Z

  • Our English teacher is a nice person who is patient, responsible and kind.

    - Mr. Li Y

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