The 22258VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) is designed for learners who want to develop general English language and literacy skills and knowledge to participate effectively in the Australian community.

Pathway Options

Pathways into the qualification:
There are no specific vocational pathways into the qualification as the Certificates in EAL are all 'bridging' courses designed to provide the range of learners with language skills for a variety of work or study pathways.

Pathways from the qualification:
After achieving 22258VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study), learners may undertake:

  • Other Certificate IV in EAL qualification
  • Certificate IV and Diploma industry qualifications
  • Higher Education

Learners may also seek employment opportunities as detailed below in Employment Opportunities.

Teaching Methods/Mode of Study

Classroom-based and self-directed learning


Learners will be assessed through Presentations, Projects, Written Assessments and Case Studies throughout the course.

Credit Transfer

Credit transfer is a term used to identify a process of gaining recognition gained through a previous course or a unit of study. To be eligible for credit transfer the unit code of the unit already held needs to be exactly the same as the unit for which credit is being requested. A copy of an Academic Transcript would need to be supplied by the applicant.