There are a variety of opportunities throughout Perth and Western Australia to learn English, from General English classes for beginners to more specialized classes tailored to academic or business communication . Many colleges run social activities clubs or work experience alongside their courses and students therefore practice your English in a social setting. Universities have English language centres on campus and with a good IELTS result and appropriate requirements being met you can then choose a course and further study.
For children and students coming to Western 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.
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.
New migrants, under the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) may be entitled to receive free English language tuition of up to 510 hours.
If you wish your children to continue to learn their native language, there are a variety of language classes, covering many languages, taught privately or at colleges and universities.
Language Schools in Perth
Navitas English www.navitasenglish.com
Phoenix Academy www.phoenixela.com.au
Edith Cowan College www.edithcowancollege.edu.au
TAFE ELICOS www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au
Moving to Perth? How to use free time in quarantine to improve your language skills
Are you in quarantine or waiting to relocate to another country? Here are 4 TIPS to quickly and easily improve my language skills.
1. Get online 1-on-1 language classes to boost my grammar understanding
Consider signing up for 1-on-1 online language classes and you will find this is one of the best investments you can make while in quarantine!
With online language classes, you can quickly advance and do it from the comfort of your home!
Here are some reasons you should think of 1-on-1 online language classes:
- You don't have to commute to any school
- 1-on-1 online classes give you a flexible schedule
- 1-on-1 online classes are really efficient in dealing with your particular difficulties with the language
- It is affordable to do these classes!
- You have the choice of the teacher and the school you want to work with
Significant benefits of online learning: 7 Advantages of online Degrees, and you can see more tips about how to choose an effective online language school.
2. Always read books and practice new words to increase my vocabulary daily
We always advise people to choose and read lots of simple books. This way, if you're relocating to Perth or waiting for relocation to Perth in quarantine, you are spending your time very wisely!
Instead of being listless and unproductive, why not grab a book and underscore all the unfamiliar words? Of course, don't overdo it. Just set a limit of 10 new words daily.
3. Find native speakers on social media and talk with them in the language you wish to improve
Today,fortunately, so many of us are all connected on the internet. It has never been easier to find people with whom you share opinions, interests, and personal goals. By the same token, you can use social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn, to find Native speakers who are willing to have conversations with you.
Right now, many are missing socializing with people because of the lockdowns and quarantine. Use that opportunity to engage with others and start your conversation asap!
4. Going to Perth Australia? Here's how to improve your English
Find plenty of useful information about Australia at AUSSIE RELOCATION.
If you're specifically interested in language classes and education. Click the Education Overview Hyperlink to see more about education in Perth, Australia:
- Private Schools
- Home Schooling
- English - ESL Classes
- Government Schools
- Public Schools
- NAPLAN, etc.