Australian Pacific College (APC)

Australian Pacific College (APC)

Our programs are designed to maximise the academic potential of each student and open pathways and opportunities through education. A comprehensive and challenging curriculum has been developed to offer maximum flexibility for students to achieve their academic and professional goals. It is delivered by highly dedicated teachers with extensive experience in guiding students to reach their full potential.

189 Kent St, Sydney
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Snapshot

23 classrooms

Good nationality mix

kitchen available

3000 students per month

computer lab available

Wifi available

About Australian Pacific College (APC)

Established in 1993 (accredited in 1994)

Our programs are designed to maximise the academic potential of each student and open pathways and opportunities through education. A comprehensive and challenging curriculum has been developed to offer maximum flexibility for students to achieve their academic and professional goals. It is delivered by highly dedicated teachers with extensive experience in guiding students to reach their full potential.

• Our core values

“Dedicated to Quality, Equity and Advancement”

• Our mission

to strive to provide quality education in a fair and equitable manner, without prejudice or compromise, to ensure the successful advancement of our students’ educational or professional pathway

ELICOS centre accredited by NEAS

RTO offering VET courses

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  • Certificate II in Business

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Certificate II in Business

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    Overview

    This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of mainly routine tasks using limited practical skills and fundamental operational knowledge in a defined context, working under direct supervision.


    The course is designed for students who are seeking to gain an understanding of business fundamentals within the Australian context and who may be interested in gaining employment at entry level administrative or customer service roles such as:


    Administration Assistant


    Clerical Worker


    Data Entry Operator


    Information and Customer Service Desk Clerk


    Office Junior


    Course Length: 12 weeks (approximately 3 months)


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  • Certificate II in Travel

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Certificate II in Travel

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    Overview

    This course provides skills and knowledge for students to be competent in a range of well-developed international retail travel sales and operational skills.


    Targeting the practical aspects and employability skills for the travel industry, this program will interest those wishing to work in a:


    retail travel agency


    corporate travel agency


    tour operator


    cruise company


    airline


    Course Length: 3 Terms (approximately 9 months)


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  • Certificate III in Business

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Certificate III in Business

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    The Certificate III in Business BSB30112 is designed for students who are seeking to gain an understanding of business fundamentals within the Australian context and who may be interested in gaining employment at a mid level administrative or customer service role.


    The Certificate III in Business will provide the student with the training needed to work within the office environment in a variety of roles such as:


    Customer Service Advisor


    Data Entry Operator


    General Clerk


    Payroll Officer


    Typist


    Word Processing Operator


    The Certificate III in Business will equip students with the skills needed to succeed in business both within Australia and internationally.


    Course Length: 2 terms (approximately 6 months)


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  • Business English Certificate (BEC)

    Type of course Vocational Courses

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    Overview

    These courses aim to prepare students to sit the Business English Certificate (BEC) examinationsand be successful. They acquaint students with the test format, procedures, language and to provide practice of these. They increase students’ knowledge of the world of international businessand raise their level of competence and skills in relation to English within their own career.


    The course provides practical guidance in the development and application of linguistic skills relevant to the examination requirements including vocabulary, grammar, text production and analysis, listening and speaking. Weekly practice tests based on BEC past papers provide an assessable framework to effectively gauge student progress. In-class follow-up activities encourage students to cultivate self-assessment skills to monitor and refine their own development.


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  • Certificate IV in Accounting

    Type of course Vocational Courses

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    Overview

    This qualification reflects accounting job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions.


    This Certificate will provide the student with the training needed to work within the office environment in a variety of roles such as:


    Completing Business Activity Statements (BAS) and other office taxes


    Operational reporting


    Producing non-complex management reports including compiling budget information


    Compiling data for job costing reports


    Supervising the operation of computer-based financial systems


    Classifying, recording and reporting accounting information


    Maintaining inventory records


    Managing a small office ensuring relevant legal requirements are adhered to.


    Course Length: 4 Terms (approximately 12 months)


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  • Certificate IV in Marketing

    Type of course Vocational Courses

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    The Certificate IV in Marketing is designed to introduce students to basic marketing concepts while developing a comprehensive understanding of consumer behaviour, leadership skills and networking.


    Students who graduate from this qualification will be able to provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others, however graduates will typically report to a more senior marketing practitioner.


    The Certificate IV in Marketing will provide students with the training they need to work within the business environment in a variety of roles such as:


    Direct Marketing Officer


    Market Research Assistant


    Marketing Coordinator


    Marketing Officer


    Public Relations Officer


    The Certificate IV in Marketing will equip students with the skills needed to succeed in marketing both within Australia and internationally.


    Course Length: 3 Terms (approximately 9 months)


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  • Diploma of Accounting

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Diploma of Accounting

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    Overview

    This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries. It contributes to, but does not encompass, educational requirements for providing tax agent services.


    The primary pathway from this qualification is employment in accounting job roles with duties such as:


    Introducing and maintaining accounting systems


    Maintaining internal control systems


    Preparing financial statements for a non- reporting entity


    Preparing tax returns


    Reporting on business performance


    Managing small teams


    Developing business plans


    Preparing accounting reports for management


    Course Length: 3 Terms (approximately 9 months)


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  • Advanced Diploma of Management

    Type of course Vocational Courses

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    Overview

    This qualification is designed for students who are seeking a high level vocational qualification in management. Students will gain understanding of high level management and management systems within the Australian context. This qualification is suitable for students who may be interested in gaining employment in a high level management role or who wish to pursue university level studies in the management field.


    The Advanced Diploma of Management will provide you with the training you need to work within the business environment in a variety of roles such as:


    Area Manager


    Department Manager


    Regional Manager


    Business OperatorsCommunication


    The Advanced Diploma of Management will equip students with the skills needed to succeed in management both within Australia and internationally.


    Course Length: 3 Terms (approximately 9 months)


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  • Diploma Avançado de Marketing

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Diploma Avançado de Marketing

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    O Diploma Avançado de Marketing oferece aos estudantes uma base de conhecimento teórico sólido em gestão de marketing e uma gama de habilidades gerenciais para garantir que as funções de marketing são efetivamente realizadas em uma organização ou área de negócio. Normalmente eles teriam a responsabilidade pelo trabalho de outros funcionários e liderar equipes na condução de campanhas de marketing.

    Cargos possíveis relevantes para essa qualificação incluem:


    • Diretor de Marketing

    • Estrategista de Marketing

    • Nacional, Regional ou Gerente de Marketing Global


     

    O curso também irá ajudar os alunos a desenvolver habilidades de nível superior nas seguintes áreas:

    • Comunicação

    • Trabalho em equipe

    • A resolução de problemas

    • Iniciativa e empresa

    • Planejamento e organização

    • Autogestão

    • Aprendizagem

    • Tecnologia

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  • Diploma of Systems Analysis and Design

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Diploma of Systems Analysis and Design

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    This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to determine client business requirements and to support a project team in the analysis and redesign of systems to ensure they meet client needs.


    Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:


    - Applications Architect


    - Business Analyst


    - Systems Analyst


    - Systems Architect


    - Information Technology Analyst


    Course Length: 4 Terms (approximately 12 months)


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  • Diploma of Management

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Diploma of Management

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    The Diploma of Management BSB51107 is designed for students who are seeking to gain a deeper understanding of management and management systems within the Australian context and who may be interested in gaining employment in a midlevel management role.


    The Diploma of Management will provide you with the training you need to work within the business environment in a variety of roles such as:


    Frontline Managers


    Middle Managers


    Supervisors


    Business Operators


    The Diploma of Management will equip students with the skills needed to succeed in marketing both within Australia and internationally.


    The course will also assist students to develop higher level skills in the following areas:


    Communication


    Problem solving


    Teamwork


    Initiative and enterprise


    Planning and organising


    Self management


    Learning


    Technology


    Course Length: 3 Terms (approximately 9 months)


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  • Diploma of Hospitality

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Diploma of Hospitality

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    Overview

    This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent as a manager in any hospitality functional area. This individual would possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and be able to use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work and/or the work of their team. Work would be undertaken in various hospitality settings, such as restaurants, hotels, catering operations, motels, clubs, pubs, cafes and coffee shops.


    Individuals with this qualification are able to perform roles such as:


    - Managing a department in a large hospitality enterprise


    - Managing a small hospitality enterprise


    Possible job titles include:


    - Restaurant Manager


    - Front Office Manager


    - Front Desk Manager


    - Motel Manager


    - Unit Manager


    - Reservations Manager


    Course Length: 6 terms (approximately 18 months)


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  • Diploma of Marketing

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Diploma of Marketing

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    The Diploma of Marketing reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base in marketing management and demonstrate a range of managerial skills to ensure that marketing functions are effectively conducted in an organisation or business area. Typically they would have responsibility for the work of other staff and lead teams in conducting marketing campaigns.


    Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:


    Marketing Manager


    Marketing Team Leader


    Product Manager


    Public Relations Manager


    The course will also assist students to develop higher level skills in the following areas:


    Communication


    Teamwork


    Problem solving


    Initiative and enterprise


    Planning and organising


    Self management


    Learning


    Technology


    Course Length: 4 Terms (approximately 12 months)


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  • Diploma of Travel and Tourism

    Type of course Vocational Courses

    Name of course Diploma of Travel and Tourism

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    The Diploma of Travel and Tourism provides skills and knowledge for students to be competent in a range of welldeveloped international retail travel sales and operational skills together with a broad range of managerial skills specialising in tourism operations.


    Targeting the practical aspects and employability skills for the travel industry, this program will interest those wishing to work in a:


    travel agency


    tour operator


    cruise company


    airline


    Course Length: 3 Terms (approximately 9 months)


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  • General English

    Type of course General English

    Name of course General English

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    Overview

    This course is designed to enable students to learn to speak, understand, read and write English in a variety


    of communicative situations. Reading, writing, listening, speaking and grammar are all covered in class, although


    the main emphasis is on speaking and listening.


    There are six (6) levels of General English at APC:


    • BEGINNERS


    • ELEMENTARY


    • PRE-INTERMEDIATE


    • INTERMEDIATE


    • UPPER INTERMEDIATE


    • ADVANCED


    Prior to commencing the General English course, students will sit for the compulsory placement tests during the orientation. Based on these tests, the Academic Manager will place students in the class best suited to their level of English proficiency.


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  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

    Type of course English for Academic Purposes

    Name of course English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

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    EAP is an intensive course for students planning to enrol in a university, either at an undergraduate or postgraduate


    level or a Foundation Studies Program, Technical (such asTAFE), Business or Vocational College.


    EAP students also participate in Option classes


    • Conversation Class


    • Media Club


    • Writer’s Workshop


    • IELTS Preparation


    • TOEIC*


    • TOEFL*


    • Cambridge Test Preparation*


    • EAP Study Skills


    * subject to demand


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  • Business English

    Type of course Business English

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    Overview

    This course aims to develop the English skills of students wishing to work or study in the business field. The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction to the skills and language associated with Business and it will help improve your speaking skills , formal writing and vocabulary through various techniques like role-play and real-life situations.


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  • English for Tourism and Hospitality

    Type of course English for Specific Needs

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    Overview

    This course is designed for candidates who wish to work within the travel and tourism or hospitality fields either within Australiaor overseas.


    Students need to develop their English skills in order to be able to achieve success in a Vocational course or employment in the areas of Tourism and Hospitality. The course will assist students to develop some of the background knowledge and skills by giving them opportunities to practice some of the situations and language requirements. This will help them to develop concepts related to Tourism and Hospitality.


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  • Cambridge (CAE)

    Type of course Cambridge Preparation

    Name of course Cambridge (CAE)

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    The course provides practical guidance in the development and application of linguistic skills relevant to the examination requirements including vocabulary, grammar, text production and analysis, listening and speaking. Weekly practice tests based on CAE past papers provide an assessable framework to effectively gauge student progress. In-class follow-up activities encourage students to cultivate self-assessment skills to monitor and refine their own development.


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  • Cambridge (FCE)

    Type of course Cambridge Preparation

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    The course provides practical guidance in the development and application of linguistic skills relevant to the examination requirements including vocabulary, grammar, text production and analysis, listening and speaking. Weekly practice tests based on FCE past papers provide an assessable framework to effectively gauge student progress. In-class follow-up activities encourage students to cultivate self-assessment skills to monitor and refine their own development.


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  • Cambridge Preparation

    Type of course

    Name of course Cambridge Preparation

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    The Cambridge Exam Preparation program is a ten or twelve week course designed to develop he specific language skills of students preparing to take a Cambridge Examination. This program targets the Reading, Writing, Use of English (grammar component), Listening and Speaking competencies that are required to successfully complete the 5 examination papers involved in the Cambridge exams.


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  • IELTS Prepration

    Type of course IELTS Preparation

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    The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is an internationally owned and globally recognised direct English language assessment of the highest quality and integrity readily available throughout the world. It covers the four language skills: listening, reading, writing andspeaking.


    IELTS is a highly dependable, practical and valid English language assessment primarily used by those seeking international education, professional recognition, bench-marking to international standards and global mobility.


    IELTS is owned, developed and delivered through the partnership of the British Council, IDP; IELTS Australia and the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations. It is recognised by universities and employers in many countries, including Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the UK and the USA.


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