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OET Launceston                                

Course Code: MCOET05-MCOET20

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This course is designed to improve the four (4) macro skills of reading, writing, listening & speaking for the Occupational English Test.

Who is the program for?

12 health & allied health professions: dentistry, dietetics, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, optometry, pharmacy, physiotherapy, podiatry, radiography, speech pathology & veterinary science.

The OET test is currently used by the governing bodies of the professions at state & national level in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, United Kingdom and United Arab Emirates. Each board or council determines the result required from candidates to meet the language competency standards required in order to function in their profession.

For whom is the Certificate suitable?

  • Health professionals seeking registration in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom
  • Health professionals needing to develop English skills
  • Those seeking entry to any of the MCIOA OET short courses
  • Those seeking entry to the MCIOA Diploma of English for Health Professionals
  • Those that are seeking entry to an Australian university for further study after taking the OET Exam
  • Those that are preparing for the Occupational English Test
  • Health professionals seeking career progression
  • Those who work in an English-speaking environment & need to further develop their skills

OET Preparation Course Content:

OET Writing

-Writing Skills

-Letter writing including but not limited to: formal & informal letters, patient referral letters, hospital admissions letters, reminder letter to patients, patient discharge letters etc.

-Hand writing skills

-Planning to write

-Organising the task

-Understand the assessment criteria

OET Speaking

-Clinical setting

-Public and private hospital settings

-Effectively communicate

-Different medical situations  -Medical related scenarios

-Dialogues related to various medical settings

-Speaking using tone, diction, fluency, accuracy & volume, which covers typical patient scenarios in Australia

-Pronunciation & appropriate language for when dealing with people in all contexts e.g. hospital settings & private clinics

-Functional language, taking patient histories, giving explanations, giving advice, aggression conversation & giving re-assurances

-Dealing with children, teenagers, adults & older Australians

-Understand the assessment criteria

OET Listening

-Listening to passages and dialogues

-Listening for detail

-Hand writing speed

-Writing in note form

-Scanning headings and questions

-Using headings to guide you

-Looking ahead

-Planning for listening

 

OET Reading

-Practice reading skills with reference materials, hospital documents, medical reports, and medical related charts

-Speed reading & comprehension for all components of the OET test

-Reading for specific purposes

-Understanding the text & being able to answers specific questions relating to the text

 

OET General Skills

-Vocabulary Skills

-English grammar in oral and written communication

-Target language

-Medical terms and their meanings

-Pronunciation

-Medical roots, suffixes and prefixes 

-Medical related tests, charts and templates

-Medical terminology

-Australian health care sector – understanding

 

Educators:

The program is taught by experienced English Teachers from Australia with a solid knowledge of the OET Exam.

Inclusions: course materials, MCIOA study pack, lectures & handouts, continuous tea & coffee and biscuits

Course Delivery Modes: Students will participate in lectures, tutorials& self-paced assessments

Assessment Methods:

Presenting Tasks

Forming Tasks

Responding Tasks

Oral assessments

Presentations

Debates

Discussions

Written assessments

Letters

Book reviews

Journal reviews

Answering questions

Short answer responses

Multiple choice

True & False

Listening responding to questions using CDs DVDs & Podcasts

Entry Requirements: MCIOA diagnostic test

Duration/Cost: (10.30am-4pm daily) + 5 weeks of Online Learning with Matt Christie   $200AUD*Conditions of enrolment apply*

Locations:

Brisbane: Level 18/333 Ann St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Sydney: Level 13/135 King St, Sydney NSW 2000

Adelaide: 5/121 King William St, Adelaide SA 5000

Hobart: 156 Bathurst St, Hobart TAS 7000

Launceston: 3 Earl St, Launceston TAS 7250

Perth: 228 James St, Northbridge WA 6003

Darwin: 21 Knuckey St, Darwin City NT 0800

Intake / Admissions:

January

Brisbane

Sydney

Adelaide

Hobart

 

Dates

6th and 7th

13th to 14th

20th to 21st

27th to 28th  

Closing dates

30th December

8th January

15th January

22nd January

April

Perth

Darwin

 

Dates

7th to 8th

14th to 15th

 

 

Closing dates

2nd April

9th April

 

 

February

Perth

Darwin

 

 

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29th January

5th January

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Sydney

Adelaide

Hobart

 

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30th April

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Launceston

 

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26th February

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June

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28th May

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July

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October

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Darwin

 

 

 

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25th June

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November

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5th November

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September

Brisbane

Sydney

Adelaide

 

15th to 16th

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10th September

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24th September

 

 

 

Enrol now or download application 

Contact us: 

Australia: +61 3 8376 6906 / New Zealand: +64 9887 0226 / The Philippines: +63 2 224 4305

UK: +4433 0808 4309 / Singapore: +65 3163 1063 / United Arab Emirates: 8000 320 342

Head Office: Ground Floor, 234 Albert Road, South Melbourne, 3205, Victoria, Australia

Manila Office: Fort Legend Level 10-1 Fort Legend Tower, 3rd Avenue and 31st Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig 1632, The Philippines

Email: admissions@mcioa.com.au