High School Preparation Course

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High school preparation course STEM subjects

High School Preparation (HSP) for STEM Subjects
(Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths)

Looking for a quality High School Preparation (HSP) for STEM  in Australia?   A course to teach young students the English they need to settle comfortably and effectively into an Australian High School? A popular English course for Juniors?

In response to the increasing focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM)  AICOL has introduced  its High School Preparation (HSP) for STEM.    The course will also include learning the basics of Coding.

  • Problem solving
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Logical thinking

At the conclusion of the Coding program students will understand how a computer programs works.  They will be able to use basic coding language to develop their own apps and games.

Good reasons to choose AICOL English school:

  • Fantastic location in a natural  environment – the Gold Coast of Australia
  • A superior High School Preparation Course – make your own inquiries and compare
  • Healthy,  natural food readily available
  • Safe and friendly area
  • Modern air-conditioned school building directly opposite the Southport Broadwater and parklands
  • Interesting and varied learning materials
  • Qualified and highly experienced teachers
  • HSP timetable aligns with Queensland Education school terms
  • Small classes with individual attention
  • It is usually possible to enter the course mid term upon request
  • Regular progress reports to parent/agent

High School Preparation Timetable

CourseDates – 2020Length
 1Monday 20 January – Friday 27 March10 weeks
 2Tuesday 14 April – Friday 26 June11 weeks
3Monday 13 July – Friday 18 September10 weeks
 4Tuesday 6 October – Friday   11 December10 weeks
  • 20 hours core class-time learning, plus library time and sports time:
  • Includes 4 hours Coding sessions per week
  • Introduces student to Australian culture
  • Tests
  • Homework
  • Regular report to parent/agent
  • Intermediate English level required
  • Option to join Young Learner or General English class while waiting for HSP course commencement
  • Suitable for age 12-16 years – primary school preparation also available
  • Balance Tuition refunded if you are able to start your course early at the local school
  • Quality AICOL homestay accommodation service with our own Coordinator
  • AICOL offers a High School Placement service to both private and public schools
  • FREE Guardianship  – conditions apply

Our Director of Studies is available to assist students and parents decide which high school is best for their future study purposes.  She will also assist with the high school placement if requested.

AICOL does not contract with Education Queensland International (EQI) for delivery of our High School Preparation Course.

High School Preparation Course at Gold Coast English School