English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
English for Academic Purposes (EAP) prepares students for further studies at TAFE or undergraduate and postgraduate study at University. The EAP is offered at three levels where students will gain practical experience with studying at university while improving their language skills.
SCU College EAP build on existing English language abilities in reading, writing, speaking and listening. These units also prepare students for university study through developing their academic skills, such as: researching, referencing, using a Learning Management System, using plagiarism detection software, note taking, and giving presentations.
Students who successfully complete EAP at SCU can gain direct entry into Southern Cross University programs.
Which EAP should I study?
EAP 1: A unit for students who need an SCU Language Test score of 6.0 to enter their undergraduate program (e.g. Bachelor of Business in International Tourism Management).
EAP 2: A unit for students who need an SCU Language Test score of 6.5 to enter their under- or post- graduate program (e.g. Master of Business Administration).
EAP 3: A unit for students who need an SCU Language Test score of 7.0 to enter their postgraduate program (e.g. Doctor of Philosophy).
English for Academic Purposes (EAP) entry dates
Lismore and Gold Coast: