Certificate II in Spoken and Written English

CRICOS: 093717D

Course Description

The Certificate II in Spoken and Written English qualification is an intermediate course for learners who have developed a survival level of English, literacy, or numeracy skills and who have had some formal or informal exposure to English.

Course Duration/Mode/Fees

Full time: Total: 26 weeks (22 study weeks +4 weeks break) (6 months)- 2 Terms
Tuition Fees: 2 x AUD$2,015.00 Total AUD$4,030.00
Application Fees: AUD$ 250.00 (applicable on new enrolments only, once off fee)
Resources Fee: AUD$ 200.00

The delivery methods for this course include

  • Face-to-face classroom-based learning.
  • Structured learning activities
  • Online (Not more than 33% of the course)

Entry Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or over
  • IELTS 3.0 overall (or equivalent) -English Placement test available
  • Through diagnostic screening assessment tasks using assessment tools relevant to particular programs


Forthnightly intakes available. Please Contact us for more details.

Course Content

SWELRN201AIntermediate learning strategiesCore
SWECAS202AComprehending and participating in routine casual conversationsElective
SWEEXC203AComprehending and participating in transactional exchangesElective
SWEINS206AIComprehending and giving spoken instructionsElective
SWETXT210AComprehending and composing informal textsElective
SWENEW211AComprehending news and information textsElective
SWEMTN212AComprehending and composing information reportsElective


Recognition of Prior Learning

An application can be made for RPL when the learner believes that they have already attained the necessary skills and competencies elsewhere (Work, other study etc.). An RPL application form is available from the Learner Administration Services upon request.

Students will be required to provide documentation to support their application. The application will be processed and an assessment made in accordance with the KCBT RPL and AQF recognition Policy and Procedure.

Credit Transfer

Learners, who can demonstrate they already hold any of the Units of Competency specified above, may be eligible to receive a credit transfer for those units. They will need to submit a verified Certificate or Statement of Attainment issued by a RTO for recognition purposes.

Learners who are awarded a credit transfer will be exempted from completing those units at KCBT

Study Pathway and Career Opportunities

Pathways into the qualification:

10363NAT Certificate II in Spoken and Written English prepares learners for entry into 10364NAT Certificate III in Spoken and Written English.

  • CSWE provides underpinning language and literacy skills that can be applied to entry into vocational and further study pathways.
  • Pathways from this Qualification

    Exit Points
    • Should a learner not be able to complete all the Units of Competency required to be awarded this qualification they will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the individual Units for which they have been assessed as competent.
    • Upon successful completion of the full program.
    KCBT policy prevents students under the age of 18 from registering in KCBT courses or programs.

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