What is PEP?

Practical English Program

This course develops communication skills in English speaking, listening, reading, writing, digital and study skills to participate in a range of further study contexts. It also prepares students with knowledge and skills to access further education and select suitable occupational pathways.

Key Information

What you need to know


Full Time | 25 Weeks

Mode of Study

Classroom-based | Self-directed learning

Program Intakes

4 intakes per year

Course Features

Skills students will learn


Students will study and practice reading, by studying different learning resources.


Students will learn how to improve their writing for research and reports.

Listening and note taking

Students will learn how to listen to different conversations and take notes when needed.

Speaking and presentations

Students will practice their communication skills, and perform oral presentation about different topics.

PEP Course Brochure

Location & Contact Details

Campus: HCLA, 1 Wentworth Street, Parramatta NSW 2150   click to navigate

Contact:  +61 (2) 8228 6402

Learning and Assessment

Course Delivery

In 6 months time, the course delivery will be delivered by well qualified and experienced educators through partnering institutions.


Presentations | Verbal Test | Written Assessments
| Reading Test | Listening Test | Project *Portfolio


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