La Trobe ELICOS Scholarships
In 2018, La Trobe will be offering a number of ELICOS scholarships to international students commencing English language studies at La Trobe Melbourne, packaged with undergraduate or postgraduate study at La Trobe University following the completion of their English study.
The scholarship is awarded on merit and will cover up to 10 weeks of ELICOS training for successful applicants.
English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS) program includes General English and English for further studies (English for Academic Purposes).
Critical language and academic skills development. It is aimed at student seeking direct entry to a foundation studies program, diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate degree. Students gain vital skills and familiarity in an Australian academic setting; develop independent study techniques and gain an understanding of student/lecturer relations and expectations through:
Library and project research
Academic reading, listening and note taking
Presentations and public speaking
Academic essay and report writing
Critical thinking and analysis