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Year 11 Secondary Studies

A simple pathway into Year 12-level studies.

The Year 11 program allows international students to improve their English skills and academic performance in the subjects they intend to pursue in the WA Universities’ Foundation Program (WAUFP) or the Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) Year 12 program.

CRICOS Course Code 097571G


Completion of Year 11.


The Year 11 program starts in February and April of each year.

  • January Entry: 11 months (January/February – December).
  • April Entry: 9 months (April – December).


Students who successfully complete Year 11 will progress into a Year 12 level course. 


The Year 11 program is structured around the compulsory subject English as an Additional Language or Dialect (EAL/D). This subject is studied for 9 hours each week for the duration of the program. Students must also study either Mathematics Applications or Mathematics Methods. 

Students also select at least three electives each semester from the following:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Management & Enterprise
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Human Biology
  • Physics
  • Psychology

Some subjects are only available in 1 semester. All subjects are internally assessed. Students will receive a Statement of Progress after 8 weeks and College reports at the end of each semester, which will indicate their progress and level of achievement. 


Students are required to have an English standard approximately equal to IELTS 5.0 (no band less than 4.5). Students must also have satisfactory completion of Year 10 studies or equivalent.


  • January Entry 2023: AUD$23,578 plus Overseas Student Health Cover*
  • April Entry 2023: AUD$18,268 plus OSHC*

*OSHC — BUPA Overseas Student Health Cover. This is a compulsory medical cover for ALL international students, as required by the Department of Home Affairs. The price varies according to the length of the course.