Only available at Bondi Campus.
The Cambridge exams (FCE, CAE, CPE) are essential in many countries and SELC’s Cambridge Test Preparation can help you achieve the best results. Studying for the Cambridge exams can help ensure your future success in business or at university. The courses are intensive and challenging and taught by highly professional and experienced teachers.
- Course length: 10 weeks (January & June) or 12 weeks (March & September)
- 21 hours of classroom lessons + 4 hours supervised Cambridge exam-oriented self-study after class per week. All students in the Cambridge Test Preparation course must also sit for at least one Cambridge exam at the end of the course.
* Supervised self-study program after class to focus on exam techniques
* 2 day excursion outside Sydney during 12 week courses
* 1 day excursion during January to March 10 week course
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About the Exams
First Certificate in English (FCE) – Upper Intermediate
The course prepares students for the most popular of all the Cambridge examinations. Students are able to use a wide range of vocabulary in a variety of social and work situations. The examination consists of 5 papers: Reading, Writing, Use of English, Listening and Speaking.
Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) – Advanced
This course is for students who are able to use English fluently. Preparation for this very practical exam features: many realistic writing tasks such as business letters, leaflets and brochures; vocabulary building through authentic reading; and emphasis on speaking and listening. Students also need a good grasp of grammar, which is tested both in real-world tasks and the English in Use paper. It is recommended for people who work at a managerial or professional level.
Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) – Approaching native speaker level
This course is for students who would like to enter university or another place of higher learning. It is an academic examination for people who have a wide vocabulary, enjoy literature and a range of other reading material, and can talk fluently on any topic.
The Cambridge General Certificate exams are accepted worldwide by many companies and universities. See the Cambridge Exams site for the official list of companies that recognise Cambridge exams.
About the Teachers
Our Cambridge teachers have many years’ experience preparing students for the Cambridge exams. A number of them are qualified examiners for the Cambridge oral exams.
SELC’s enthusiastic Cambridge teaching team is committed to helping you really improve your English skills and get the best possible exam results.
Course Dates and Additional Information