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The Education Destination : Australia The Education Destination 2011
60 Australia – The Education Destination Around 33,000 students from around the world are studying at Queensland vocational institutes. The institutes provide specialised support for international students including orientation, English language assistance, skills for studying and finding accommodation. Most institutes have a range of sports and social events in which students can become involved. english language colleges Studying English in Queensland is a popular choice for international students. Each year, around 23,000 students learn English through a Queensland university, vocational institute or private college. You can study at a range of locations across the State and choose from a variety of courses including general English and English for academic purposes. Courses are at levels from beginner to advanced and have flexible starting times to suit your needs. English language colleges have modern facilities and libraries with English texts, DVDs, audio and computer programs for your use. Teachers are friendly and supportive, and qualified in teaching students from a range of countries. Facilities usually include computerised language laboratories, as well as a computer centre with email and internet access. Most English language colleges organise social events and excursions for you to see the sights and get to know other students. The most exciting part about studying English in Queensland is being able to immerse and challenge yourself in an English-speaking environment. Outside of class, you have time to enjoy the beautiful sights of Queensland. primary and secondary schools Queensland’s school system is made up of government and non-government (independent) primary and secondary schools. The range of schools provides an educational answer to meet your schooling goals. Some schools specialise in particular fields such as music or sport. Schools may be single sex (boys or girls only) or co-educational. Independent schools may have a religious affiliation. » ‘School students become involved in their school and local community and enjoy a wide variety of sporting, cultural, social and artistic activities.’ Queensland Queensland ‘Vocational institutes provide specialised support for international students including orientation, English language assistance, skills for studying and finding accommodation.’
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