General English

Cricos Course Code: 089953D

What is the Qualification About?

Macallan College offers our General English course designed to meet the needs of a wide variety of learners, from absolute beginners through to an advance level.

Program Entry Requirements

⇒ Student enrolling into the General Course must meet the Country of origin entry requirements in order to obtain the Visa.

⇒ Additionally every Student must sit a placement test to determine their level of English within Macallan College’s Program

Macallan Entry Requirements
  • Students must be a minimum of 18 years of age, or turn-ing 18 years of age prior to commencement of their study.
  • Students require a completed Year 12 or equivalent; or Non school-leavers are selected according to eligibility and merit, vocational experience, previous study, LLN level and personal competencies.
  • Student’s must have English proficiency as guided by Macallan College’s English Proficiency Policy and Procedures.
  • IELTS Test – overall score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no individual section score less than 5.5.

NOTE: All applicants from AL3 countries must sit an IELTS test.

  • Pre-entry Oxford English online test result of no less than B2.2 with a minimum score of 71. 
Program Duration

⇒ This course is delivered as full time study at 20 hours per week of scheduled class time delivered over 3 days at Macallan College campus.
⇒ The Students English proficiency level will determine the duration of the of study with each level delivered over 10 weeks, with 2 weeks of scheduled holiday.

Delivery And Assessment

Classroom / face to face
Assessment is conducted throughout the program to determine the students progress.

Career Outcomes

To learn and enhance English skills for:

⇒ Community access and participation
⇒ Personal growth
⇒ Career enhancement
⇒ Professional development
⇒ Further study

Certificate Issuance

On successful completion of each level students will be issued with a Certificate of Partial Completion.

Fees & Charges

Contact the relevant campus for further information.


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