There are a variety of colleges throughout Australia that teach English, from general English classes for beginners to more specialized classes tailored to academic or business communication . Many colleges also run social activities clubs or work experience alongside their courses, which allow you to practice your English in a social setting. Many of Australia’s leading universities have English language centres on campus, allowing you to choose a course that can lead to further study, if required.
For children and students coming to Australia, learning English is an essential requirement for both school and their future opportunities. English as a Second Language (ESL) is provided in primary schools, high schools and Intensive English Centres and at the Intensive English High School for newly arrived students and continuing ESL students from Kindergarten to Year 12.
Students, 12 years and over, with a pre-intermediate level of English, who wish to accelerate their language skills, can take an Intensive English Course. The Intensive English Centres (IEC) are located in select government high schools and across Australia..
If you wish your children to continue to learn their native language, there are a variety of language classes, covering many different languages, taught privately or at colleges and universities.
Language Schools in Darwin:
How to use free time in quarantine in Darwin to improve my language skills
Are you in quarantine or waiting to relocate to Darwin? Here are 4 TIPS to ease improvement of your language skills.
1. Get online 1-on-1 language classes to boost my grammar comprehension
Step one, you need to sign up for 1-on-1 online language classes since this is one of the best investments you can make while in quarantine!
With online language classes, you can speedily learn and do it when you choose!
Here are some of the many benefits of 1-on-1 online language classes:
- You don't need to commute to any school
- 1-on-1 online classes have a very flexible schedule
- 1-on-1 online classes are extremely efficient in dealing with your particular difficulties with the language
- It is extremely affordable!
- You can choose not only the teacher but the school you want to work with
Other benefits of online learning: 7 Advantages of online Degrees, and you can see additional tips about how to choose an effective online language school.
2. Remember to read books and practice new words to increase my vocabulary daily
We always advise people to purchase and read simple books. This way, if you're relocating or waiting for relocation in quarantine, you are spending your time intelligently!
Instead of being bored and unproductive, why not select a book and underscore all the unfamiliar words? You will see improvement if you just set a limit of 10 new words daily.
3. Discover native speakers on social media and talk with them in the language you wish to improve
It has never been easier to find people with whom you share opinions, interests, and personal goals. You can use social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn, to find Native speakers who are willing to talk to You.
Rememeber, many are missing socializing with people because of the lockdowns and quarantine. Use that opportunity to engage with friendly folks and start your conversation asap!
4. Going to Australia? Some suggestions on how to improve your English
Generally, you can find a lot of useful information about Australia at AUSSIE RELOCATION.
If you're specifically concerned with language classes and education. Click the Education Overview Hyperlink to see more about education in Australia:
- Private Schools
- Home Schooling
- English - ESL Classes
- Government Schools
- Public Schools
- NAPLAN, etc.