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The Education Destination : Australia The Education Destination 2013
48 australia: the education destination School students in Australia enjoy state-of-the-art facilities from laptops to music rooms to swimming pools, to support their academic learning and co-curricular activities. schools are well resourced technologically. Generally, schools have: • smart boards in the classrooms • comprehensive libraries • online resources • computer labs and laptops • science labs • art studios • music rooms • gymnasiums, halls or theatres • sports equipment • sporting facilities, including ovals, tennis courts, cricket pitches, swimming pools and basketball courts. modErn lEarninG FacilitiEs Australian schools have modern facilities and state-of-the-art equipment. Some independent schools specialise in particular fields such as performing and visual arts, science and technology and sports, and have the facilities to support those activities. english lAnguAge support For international students, there are numerous resources for learning English and adjusting to the Australian lifestyle. Schools provide additional assistance for their international students. FAcilities For co-currIculAr ActIVItIES Schools aim to develop their students into well-rounded adults. This means they encourage a wide range of co- curricular activities, in addition to the academic program. For example, your child may play the violin, get involved with debating at lunchtimes, compete in the cross-country against other schools, learn a new language, join the IT club or play soccer on the weekends. Students become involved in their school and local community and enjoy a wide variety of sporting, cultural, social and artistic activities. • From computer labs to music rooms, from science labs to swimming pools, Australian schools have modern facilities to support their students’ learning and co-curricular activities. ’ ‘ A School of Choices Founded in 1895, Immanuel College is a dynamic coeducational, Lutheran boarding school with a long established national reputation for quality in academic programs, excellence in sport and achievement in the performing arts. Immanuel provides Year 7–12 education on a spacious 43-acre campus, 9 kilometres from Adelaide CBD. Proximity to the Glenelg Beach precinct and the Adelaide international airport mean the College is ideally situated for international students and their families. Immanuel caters for 950 day and boarding students, including up to 85 international students each year from more than ten different European and Asian countries. International student accommodation is provided in the Immanuel Boarding House on campus or with Australian families arranged through the Immanuel community Homestay Program under College management. An ELICOS program on campus providing Intensive English courses, comprehensive student support services, ESL and bilingual mainstream classroom programs ensures the successful transition of international students to the Australian curriculum. www.immanuel.sa.edu.au IMMANUEL COLLEGE A Co-Educational Day and Boarding School A School of the Lutheran Church Extensive modern facilities include air-conditioned classrooms, advanced communication and teaching technology, specialist centres for science, technology, drama, music, art and a state-of-the-art sports centre including swimming pool. All international students participate in the broad co-curricular program including music and sports, and engage with local students in social and pastoral care activities. The College maintains high standards of academic achievement with graduating students able to access tertiary education in Adelaide, other cities around Australia and overseas. Immanuel is proud of its international graduate outcomes and students are consistently successful in gaining entry to the tertiary course of their choice. The many choices at Immanuel create opportunity for spiritual and moral growth, service and social involvement, excellence in academics, the arts and physical activities. The College is a vibrant, diverse learning community where students are educated in a happy, safe and supportive environment. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org CRICOS Provider # 00362G Stroudgate Advert.indd 1 22/09/11 12:47 PM
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