Diploma of TESOL (10688NAT)

Diploma of TESOL (10688NAT)
Gold Coast
Course Duration
30 weeks
*Includes 27 weeks of study and 3 weeks of holiday


Diploma of TESOL
Monday Tuesday Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:45am Delivery Delivery Delivery
10:45am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 12:45pm Delivery Delivery Delivery
12:45pm - 1:30pm Break
1:30 - 3:00pm Delivery Delivery Delivery

* Timetables are subject to change without previous notice and are available upon request.

Entry Requirement

There are no specific formal entry requirements for this qualification. Gold Coast Learning Centre student entry requirements include the agreement that students will comply with Vet Entry Requirements

Please note only Australian issued evidence is accepted.


  • Coordinating and teaching English programs for groups of students in Australia
  • Coordinating and teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) overseas
  • Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) online
  • Teaching a variety of English language programs in Australian language schools where a higher education degree is not required
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher Aide
  • Teaching migrants for the development of general English skills
  • Teaching ESL to students on an individual tuition or small group tutorial basis
  • Developing English language programs for individual or small groups of overseas students on a tutorial basis (e.g. to support existing studies at university level)

Career Oportunities

  • Teaching English at a National ELT (English Language Teaching) Accreditation Scheme (NEAS) accredited training Centre in Australia
  • Developing English language programs, especially in conjunction with teaching, at an Australian or overseas language school
  • Acting in a supervisory capacity at an Australian language school
  • Teaching in overseas institutions in higher level positions where a university degree is required or preferred in addition to a TESOL qualification

Units of Competency

NAT11020001Create a culturally inclusive learning environmentCore
NAT11020002Use the genre approach to teach EnglishCore
NAT11020003Teach English grammarCore
NAT11020004Teach spelling and pronunciationCore
NAT11020005Teach speakingCore
NAT11020006Teach listeningCore
NAT11020007Teach readingCore
NAT11020008Teach writingCore
NAT11020009Teach English using technologyCore
NAT11020010Apply English teaching approaches and methodsCore
NAT11020011Design and teach English as a second language syllabusCore
NAT11020012Assess English as a second languageCore
NAT11020013Teach English for academic purposesCore
NAT11020014Teach English for specific purposesCore

* Note: Gold Coast Learning Centre reserves the right to change elective units any time to meet the needs of learners and changing industry trends.