English for Study
Certificate 1 and II in Spoken English and Written English (CSWE)
English For Study programs at Bankstown Senior College aim to develop English Language and Literacy skills required to undertake further education and training, seek and maintain employment and participate in the community. In addition to focusing on the Certificates in Spoken and Written English (CSWEs), the students learn English through music and Basic Computer Skills. These are integral components of English For Study programs of the college.
Some of the students complete their learning outcomes after Semester I and move onto Year 10 Prep class in Semester 2. The are assessed and if they are ready, they can enter into Year 10 or Year 11 in the following year. New students who enter the college at the beginning of Term 3, from IECs and other schools may be placed in EFS1 or EFS2.