Entry Requirements

Admission Requirements

Admission into a course is dependant upon an English Placement Test. Students sit the test when they arrive at the College to determine their English proficiency.  The student also takes part in an interview and is then placed into an English course that is best suited to their English level and future study plans.

Each English course module is of ten weeks' duration.  A student can take one to sixty weeks depending on their study plans and English language requirements.  Please download and view the entry requirements for relevant courses.

Entry Requirements for John Paul College

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Entry Requirements International Primary Preparation (IPP)

The Primary Preparation Program is for those students who have not yet reached the entry requirements for the John Paul College Primary School.

Students are placed in a class according to test results on arrival.  Students could spend 20 weeks in the Preparation Program.  Students are assessed at five week and ten week intervals in each of the language macro skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing.  Graduation into mainstream Primary classrooms is dependent upon successful completion of the English course.

Entry Requirements High School Preparation (HSPC)

The High School Preparation Program is for those students who have not reached the entry requirements for the John Paul College Middle School and Senior School.

Students are placed in classes according to test results on arrival.  To progress to the next class, students must pass an exit test at their current level.  Students are assessed at five and ten week intervals in each of the language macro skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing, as well as Maths and Science.  Progression to mainstream classes is dependent upon successful completion of the English course.

Entry Requirements English Language Program (ELP)

The English Language Program is for those students who have not yet reached the entry requirements for the JPIC Adult Tertiary Program.John Paul College International Student Entry Requirements