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is to learn to surf or to prepare to work and travel, we are here to guide you every step of the way. To learn more about what to study, go to our course pages.

Welcome to Lexis! Lexis | English is an Australian-owned group of language centres with campuses from coast to coast. After 10 years as part of the Global Village group, Lexis re-branded in 2011 with the same high quality courses, the same great locations and now with a unique Australian identity. When you join us at Lexis | English, you will enjoy the best available facilities, inspirational teachers and a high quality learning experience.

This brochure is designed to guide you through the process of choosing where to study, what to study and how to make the most of your time with us. It also introduces you to a wealth of online resources where you can learn more about our schools, our towns and this unique country.

Where to study… Whether you decide to base yourself in one of our lively city centre schools or one of our stunning beachside campuses, you will be studying in one of Australia’s finest destinations. Studying at Lexis, you can become a part of the great Australian lifestyle, you make new friends and experience a vibrant new world culture whilst identifying and achieving your learning objectives.

...and how to make the most of it! What you experience beyond the classroom is almost as important to us as what you learn inside it, these two aspects of your time with us combining to create a memorable life experience. Our activity and excursion programs, our wide selection of accommodation options and our working holiday packages mean that you can take advantage of everything that Australia has to offer. To learn how to make the most of it, go to our information pages.

Useful Facts & Figures Lexis Brisbane Population

2 million

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12 classrooms

Students

150

Average class size

12.5

Lexis Byron Bay Population

33,000

School

7 classrooms

Students

80

Average class size

11.5

Lexis Noosa Population

55000

School

18 classrooms

Students

229

Average class size

11.5

Lexis Perth Population

1.66 million School

8 classrooms

Students

100

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To learn more about where to study, go to our school pages.

What to study…

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With a wide range of fully-accredited English programs for adults and juniors, we really do have something to meet everybody’s learning needs. Whether you are in Australia to brush up your conversation skills or to take on the challenge of an IELTS or Cambridge exam, whether your aim

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Contents

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Welcome to Lexis English

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Lexis Brisbane

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Lexis Byron Bay

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Lexis Noosa

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Lexis Perth

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Lexis Sunshine Coast

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Study at Lexis

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General English

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Academic Programs

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Junior Programs

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After School

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Working in Australia

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Student Services and Accommodation

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Locations and Maps

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Brisbane If it’s a city centre study location that you are searching for, then look no further than Lexis English Brisbane, which is right in the heart of Queensland’s booming capital city. We’re just a block away from the famous Queen Street Mall shopping precinct and two minutes’ walk from the banks of the beautiful Brisbane River and Southbank Parklands. What you can expect…

The school occupies the entire sixth floor of a modern office building with extensive views of City Hall and the Brisbane skyline from our roof terrace, the ideal spot to relax after class and soak up some of that famous Queensland sun.

■ Personal Attention: A school where the staff know your name, where you come from and why you are here ■ Student Services: A level of care, attention and support from our academic, homestay and student services teams that is hard to beat

We’re small enough to be friendly but big enough to ensure that you have access to the full range of Lexis programs, not to mention further study options at many of Brisbane’s universities and TAFEs. With transport links right outside the front door, homestay families both in the city and the suburbs, and our own student houses just across the river in trendy Kangaroo Point, you can really make the most of your time in Brisbane, Australia’s New World City.

■ International Mix: A perfect balance of different nationalities, with a quarter of students from Europe, a quarter from Asia, a quarter from the Middle East and a quarter from Latin America – a true Global Village ■ Innovative Programs: A selection of the best programs taught by experienced teachers, offering variety, flexibility and new challenges ■ World Class Facilities: A modern, well-equipped, fully air-conditioned school in a great city centre location

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Byron Bay If you’re a keen surfer or a music lover then there’s a very good chance that you will have already heard of Byron Bay. If you’ve not, the coolest, most relaxed and popular spot on the East Coast is just waiting to be discovered. With stunning beaches and surf breaks, funky cafés, yearround nightlife, and the world famous Bluesfest, Byron Bay has something to suit all tastes. Lexis Byron Bay is in the middle of all the action, in fact you’re never very far from anything in Byron. There are plenty of good quality homestays, backpacker hostels and private share accommodation to choose from, all just minutes from the school. Rather than worrying about public transport, buy yourself a mountain bike. The school, the beaches, the town and your choice of accommodation are all within easy reach! At Lexis Byron Bay you can be sure of two things – serious learning and serious fun! Our young, enthusiastic team will do all they can to ensure you achieve your academic goals, but they will also be available to help you to make the most of your time in Byron. When you leave, it’s not just with a certificate, but with a lot of great experiences and memories.

What you can expect… ■ A friendly welcome: A real family atmosphere in a small, friendly school which combines serious learning with one of Australia’s most iconic destinations ■ Quality education: A beach side school where academic quality is never compromised ■ International environment: A chance to meet fellow students and travellers from around the world in a truly cosmopolitan and laid-back environment ■ Work opportunities: A tourist destination with fantastic part-time work opportunities in the busy year-round hospitality sector ■ Quality facilities: A newly renovated school building which combines bright, airy classrooms and a huge purpose-built student lounge with outdoor terrace

COURSE INFORMATION LEXIS BYRON BAY 2012

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Lexis Byron Bay offers... ■ Multimedia computer lounge with free internet ■ Free wi-fi access throughout ■ Student support desk providing advice about accommodation, transport, visa issues, healthcare, part-time jobs and much more ■ Huge, recently-renovated student lounge with large screen television, regular movies and games ■ Fully-equipped student kitchen with microwaves, free tea and coffee ■ Extensive terrace with café style furniture and barbecue

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■ Lawn area with volleyball and five-a-side soccer equipment ■ Choice of weekday afternoon seminars and activities, including sports, competitions, cooking, movies and excursions ■ Great social program including day-trips and weekend excursions ■ Bicycles available for purchase and resale with free maintenance provided ■ "Lexis Work Shop" program to provide you with all the skills you need to maximize your part-time employment opportunities

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Noosa There’s only one Noosa. With a stunning natural environment, beautiful beaches and laidback lifestyle, Noosa is unique study destination. Where else can you see koalas on your morning walk to school then surf in a warm blue ocean with dolphins in the afternoon? With one of the best climates in Australia, Noosa is a yearround resort where, even in winter, you can combine your studies with the great outdoors. Many must-see tourist attractions such as Fraser Island and the Great Barrier Reef are within easy reach and we even have a dedicated tour desk in school to help you get there. Over the years, Lexis Noosa has built a reputation for academic excellence. Recently named one of the five best English schools in the southern hemisphere and fully accredited as an official Cambridge examination centre, we believe that our exam results speak for themselves. With our own student houses and homestay accommodation within easy walking distance of both school and the beach, as well as our world-famous tourist attractions and the trendy nightlife of upscale Hastings Street, Lexis Noosa delivers academic excellence in Australia’s most desirable study location.

What you can expect… ■ Unique study environment: A school of the highest quality located in one of Australia’s most prestigious tourism destinations ■ International: A range of student nationalities unrivalled in Australia, with a total of 40 different nationalities in 2011, the majority from Western Europe ■ Work opportunities: A thriving year-round hospitality industry with local hotels, restaurants, cafés and resorts seeking to recruit highly motivated part-time staff ■ Junior programs: A safe and welcoming environment for younger learners, with specialist programs for under 18s ■ Supportive environment: A level of pastoral care, academic support and student services guaranteed to make your time in Noosa the best that it can be

COURSE INFORMATION LEXIS NOOSA 2012 1

DATES

3-6

GENERAL ENGLISH (FT/PT*) IELTS PREPARATION CAMBRIDGE FCE & CPE CAMBRIDGE PET & CAE TEEN ACTIVITY PROGRAM (TAP)

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*Not available to student visa holders

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Lexis Noosa offers... ■ Two brand new multimedia computer suites with free internet ■ Free wi-fi access both indoors and out ■ Student support desk providing advice about accommodation, visa issues, healthcare, part-time jobs and much more ■ “Lexis | Explore” tour desk offering advice on travel and unbeatable deals on tours and excursions ■ Student lounge with large screen television, regular movie screenings, Wii and Playstation

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Perth With so many great destinations to choose from it’s not easy to decide between Australia’s dynamic cities or its stunning beaches. Enjoy the best of both worlds at Lexis English Perth…just minutes from the city and just steps from the sand! What you can expect…

Lexis is Perth’s only true beachside school and Scarborough Beach is one of Perth’s liveliest suburbs, with a huge variety of cafés, restaurants, bars and surf shops attracting young people from all over the world to study, work and surf.

■ Serious study, serious fun: A school with a unique balance of academic credibility and relaxed beachside atmosphere

Built over two levels around a bright, airy atrium, Lexis Perth is adjacent to all the amenities you could possibly need, with public transport links to the city leaving from right outside the front door. Homestay, backpacker hostels and share house accommodation are all within easy reach, and with year-round part-time work opportunities in the local hospitality sector, you may never need to leave Scarborough Beach! When you get to Lexis Perth, walk out of class with your surfboard under your arm and catch a few waves with your friends after school…you will quickly understand why so many people decide not to leave!

■ Student support: A caring staff team with the mix of experience and enthusiasm guaranteed to ensure you make the most of your studies and your free time ■ Flexible study: A choice of daytime or evening ILETS classes giving you the flexibility to design your study plan to suit your lifestyle ■ Unique location: A location which allows you to take advantage of everything that Perth has to offer with the beach on your doorstep ■ International mix: A great mix of students from different countries and backgrounds sharing Lexis’s newest campus

COURSE INFORMATION LEXIS PERTH 2012

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Lexis Perth offers... ■ Computers with free internet on each level ■ Free wi-fi access throughout ■ Student support desk providing advice about accommodation, transport, visa issues, healthcare, part-time jobs and much more ■ Student lounge with large screen television and games console ■ Fully-equipped student kitchen with free tea and coffee ■ Central atrium with café style furniture ■ Notice boards regularly updated with listings of local accommodation and employment opportunities

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■ Choice of weekday afternoon seminars and activities, including beach and water sports, student party nights and excursions ■ Weekend excursions to Rottnest Island, Margaret River and all over Western Australia via Lexis Explore ■ Student library with extensive reading materials ■ "Lexis Work Shop" program to provide you with all the skills you need to maximize your part-time employment opportunities

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Sunshine Coast The Sunshine Coast boasts the very best of what Australia has to offer, lots of sunshine, stunning beaches and a world-class natural environment. What you can expect…

Join us in Australia’s most talked about new study destination! All of this is just an hour away from Brisbane’s international airport. Lexis Sunshine Coast is perfectly positioned in central Maroochydore, adjacent to Sunshine Plaza and the mouth of the beautiful Maroochy River. The school is just moments from the beach, some fantastic surf breaks and Australia’s finest kite-boarding. There’s nothing quite like the feel of a new school and knowing that every morning you are walking into one of the most attractive learning environments in Australia, with outstanding study resources and recreational facilities, not to mention stunning ocean views from our third floor balcony.

■ Stunning facilities: A new school building with state of the art facilities, décor and furnishings in an unbeatable location just steps from the waterfront ■ Academic options: A choice of general and academic English programs designed to inspire, motivate and challenge you, regardless of the level at which you join us ■ Pathways for study: A direct pathway for further studies at Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE and the University of the Sunshine Coast via the Study Sunshine Coast partnership ■ Student support: A dedicated team to provide you with academic guidance and advice

After school you have part-time work opportunities in Sunshine Plaza’s many retail and hospitality outlets, great public transport links up and down the Sunshine Coast and lots of affordable, high quality accommodation options within an easy walk or bike ride of school.

■ Lifestyle: A great outdoor lifestyle with swimming, surfing, kite-boarding, kayaking and sailing right across the street from school, extensive cycle paths, hinterland hiking trails and world-class triathlon and surfing competitions right here on the Coast

COURSE INFORMATION LEXIS SUNSHINE COAST 2012 WEEK

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Study at Lexis Whether your aim is to gain a prestigious Cambridge qualification, to obtain a high level IELTS score or even to progress to further studies at one of our many partner universities or TAFEs, our teachers’ experience and dedication will help you to achieve all of your learning objectives Lexis English full-time courses consist of a minimum of 20 hours per week with an optional 5 hours per week of Guided Individual Learning (GIL), whilst our part-time courses consist of 15 hours per week. Our fulltime courses are all CRICOS registered and available to student visa holders, except those marked with an asterisk*, which are only available to working holiday visa or tourist visa holders.

For course and visa advice, please contact us at registrations@lexisenglish.com

We understand that every student comes to Australia with unique goals, plans and learning needs. Lexis 360° is our student care program designed to ensure that everyone coming to Lexis receives the individual care and attention they need to get the most from their study experience. With Lexis 360°, you will receive; a day one interview, personal needs analysis and individual study plan, a 'week one' interview to make sure that you're on track, and then monthly personal feedback sessions with your teacher to ensure that we are fully meeting your learning needs.

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Morning Break

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Your First Day On your first day, please arrive at school between 08:30 and 09:00 and report to Reception. Don’t forget to bring your passport, a passport-size photograph, a pen, the address of your homestay or accommodation, and your mobile phone number if you have one.

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One-to-One Interview

A chance to meet our Director of Studies or Senior Teacher for your Lexis 360° interview. We will assess your speaking and listening skills and discuss which class and program will be most suitable for you. You will also decide which option class and Guided Individual Learning (GIL) topics suit you best, and also receive your text books.

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To end the day, you will usually have a number of different options to choose from: Guided Individual Learning (GIL) allows you the flexibility to focus on a particular theme of your choice, such as pronunciation, building your vocabulary or improving your grammar, with a teacher on hand to help and guide you. You may want to attend one of the many academic workshops that are available throughout the week, such as the Lexis English Work Shop.

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General English Lexis’ General English is a communication-focused program where many of our students choose to begin. It offers a great deal of flexibility whilst providing a solid foundation in the key skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking. General English (Full-time or part-time*) Offered in:

Brisbane, Byron Bay, Noosa, Perth, Sunshine Coast

Start dates: Any Monday Entry level:

Elementary to Advanced

Duration:

1– 48 weeks

General English Option Classes Our Option Classes are designed to allow you to focus on your own particular learning objectives. Options vary from school to school and are suitable for various different levels, but amongst the most popular are: ■ Pronunciation ■ English through Music

By studying General English you will:

■ Book Club

■ Gain confidence in everyday use of English

■ Current Affairs

■ Enhance your listening, speaking and conversational skills

■ What’s Cooking?

■ Extend your knowledge and use of practical grammar structures

■ Academic Writing

■ Enrich your vocabulary and improve your pronunciation ■ Learn practical English in real life settings and an international study environment ■ Choose option classes to adapt your studies to your individual learning objectives

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■ Business English

■ English through Drama ■ Australiana ■ TOEIC Preparation ■ Advanced Discussions ■ English for Hospitality

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General English Option Classes – New in 2012

English 2.0 – NEW Develop your writing skills in English as it is used online, in blogs, Twitter, Facebook and other online media.

Community Audit – NEW Develop your conversation and discussion skills and give us feedback on how we relate to our community, socially, environmentally and as a citizen of the Global Village.

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English in Action – Surfing* Offered in:

Byron Bay, Noosa, Perth, Sunshine Coast

Start dates: Any Monday; surf all year-round Entry level:

Elementary to Advanced (English and surfing)

Duration:

1 – 4 weeks (recommended)

With some of Australia’s most iconic surfing destinations, our ‘English in Action – Surfing’ program allows you to combine part-time English study with surfing lessons from the best local instructors. Even if you’ve never surfed before, you’ll be catching a wave by the end of your first lesson and within a few weeks you’ll be surfing with the locals, your classmates and maybe even one or two of your teachers.

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The course includes part-time English language classes in the mornings, pick-up from school, transfer to the beach, all equipment, a two-hour surfing lesson four afternoons per week and drop-off back at school afterwards – just bring your swimmers, a towel, sunscreen and your enthusiasm!

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Academic Programs Lexis has a strong reputation for delivering high quality Exam Preparation courses. With courses in EAP, IELTS and Cambridge Preparation, our dedicated Academic English teachers will help you achieve your study goals Cambridge Exam Preparation By studying Cambridge Exam Preparation you will:

Cambridge CAE Offered in:

Brisbane, Byron Bay, Noosa, Perth, Sunshine Coast

■ Study in a class where everyone is working towards the same goal

Start dates: 04 January, 21 March, 12 September 2011

■ Be taught by a dedicated and experienced Cambridge exam preparation teacher

Entry level:

Upper Intermediate (B2)

Duration:

10 weeks (January) or 12 weeks (March / Sept)

Exam dates: 11 March, 15 June, 07 December 2011

■ Improve your reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, speaking and listening skills ■ Practice with sample exam questions and develop strategies to achieve the best possible results ■ Gain a formal English qualification recognised by employers and educational institutions worldwide

Cambridge CPE Offered in:

Noosa

Start dates: 04 January, 21 March, 12 September 2011 Exam dates: 12 March, 16 June, 08 December 2011 Entry level:

Advanced (C1)

Duration:

10 weeks (January) or 12 weeks (March / Sept)

Cambridge PET Offered in:

Noosa

BEC Vantage Offered in:

Brisbane

Start dates: 04 January, 21 March, 12 September

Start dates: 04 January, 21 March, 12 September 2011

Exam dates: 13 August, 02 December 2011

Exam dates: 18 March, 09 June, 03 December 2011

Entry level:

Lower Intermediate (B1)

Entry level:

Intermediate / Upper Intermediate (B1 / B2)

Duration:

6 weeks (July) or 12 weeks (Sept)

Duration:

10 weeks (January) or 12 weeks (March / Sept)

Cambridge FCE Offered in:

Brisbane, Byron Bay, Noosa, Perth, Sunshine Coast

Start dates: 04 January, 21 March, 18 June, 12 September 2011 Exam dates: 12 March, 14 June, 20/25 August, 06 December 2011 Entry level:

Intermediate / Upper Intermediate (B1 / B2)

Duration:

8 weeks (June), 10 weeks (January) or 12 weeks (March / Sept)

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Note: Exam dates correct at time of printing, for more information please visit www.cambridgeexams.com.au

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IELTS Exam Preparation Offered in:

Brisbane, Byron Bay, Noosa, Perth, Sunshine Coast

Start dates: 04 January, 28 April, 20 June, 12 September 2011 Exam dates: Please enquire Entry level:

Intermediate / Upper Intermediate (B1 / B2)

Duration:

12 weeks

Our IELTS exam preparation courses are the perfect way to prepare you for living, working or undertaking further studies in an English-speaking environment. By studying IELTS Exam Preparation you will: ■ Be taught by a dedicated and experienced IELTS exam preparation teacher ■ Improve your reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, speaking and listening skills ■ Take practice tests using past papers, with detailed answer guides and teacher feedback ■ Improve your general and academic English whilst working towards an internationally recognised qualification

English for Academic Purposes (EAP II) Offered in:

Brisbane

Start dates: 04 January, 28 March, 20 June, 12 September 2011 Entry level:

Intermediate

Duration:

8 weeks

If you plan to go on to further study at one of our partner universities or TAFEs, our EAP II program provides you with the academic English competencies you will require for higher education.

By studying EAP II you will: ■ Develop the language skills required for tertiary study in Australia ■ Acquire essential competencies such as note taking, report writing and presentation skills ■ Have access to a wide range of programs at Lexis pathway partner institutions

On successful completion of our EAP II program, Lexis students have gone on to study at: ■ Queensland Institute of Business & Technology (QIBT) ■ Queensland School of Film & Television ■ Intech Institute of Technology ■ Australian College of Applied Psychology ■ Meee Australia College of Health & Beauty ■ Brisbane North Institute of TAFE ■ Southbank TAFE ■ Hospitality Training Association (HTA) ■ Australian Catholic University ■ Skills Tech Australia ■ Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE ■ Sunshine Coast University

Study Sunshine Coast Lexis English is a founding member of the Study Sunshine Coast partnership with Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE, the University of the Sunshine Coast and Sunshine Coast Grammar School. As well as working together to promote the Sunshine Coast as one of Australia’s leading study destinations, our membership of Study Sunshine Coast provides Lexis students with direct study pathways to a wide range of quality programs at USC and SCIT.

For more details please visit: www.studysunshinecoast.com

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Junior Programs This summer, take your language learning out of the classroom and into the real world! Lexis offers a range of junior programs to suit all levels and interests. Each morning, our dynamic, lively English classes will help you to take your English to a whole new level. Each afternoon, you will join your classmates on a range of sporting, sightseeing and social activities that make the most of your time in Australia and start friendships that can last a lifetime. Language learning should be fun. Join students from all over the world, and have the summer of your life!

Teen Activity Program (TAP) Offered in:

Byron Bay, Noosa, Perth

Entry Level: Beginner to Advanced Duration:

1– 8 weeks

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13 –17

Our Teen Activity Programs combine study, activities and a fast-paced social program to fully immerse you in your language study. Mornings consist of English classes, graded by level and always with a great international mix of students of a similar age to you. In the afternoons you join your classmates and teachers on a constantly changing activities program. Sail a boat, mountain bike through rainforest, spot wild koalas, split a pizza at an evening party, kayak with dolphins or represent your country in the beach football World Cup! In the evenings, relax with your host family, take a sunset surf or meet up with friends at a café.

TAP: English in Action offers a wide range of activities to suit just about everybody. Indulge in your favourite pastime or find a new talent that you never knew existed! With no two days the same, activities have been selected to take full advantage of Australia’s outdoor lifestyle. TAP: Surfing is for those who want to take to the waves in some of the world’s top surfing destinations – Noosa, Byron Bay and on Australia’s wild West Coast in Perth. No matter what your level, our instructors will have you up on a board and surfing like a pro. All of Lexis’s TAP programs offer you the chance to build your English skills, make friends from all over the world and enjoy a life-changing summer vacation in one of world’s most thrilling beachside locations.

TAP ELITE at Lexis Noosa Do you want to further your English study experience? Lexis’s ELITE program gives you the chance to be fully immersed in an Australian high school. Join Australian students in their regular classes, learning in areas such as social studies, physical education and mathematics. Each day, you’ll receive an hour of English support, making sure that we help you keep up with the local students. Junior Programs not available to student visa holders

Read more about our Junior Programs at: www.lexisjuniorsblog.com

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Living in an Australian homestay and studying with Australian students…there’s no faster way to build your English speaking skills! If you have already reached an intermediate level of English, why not combine your Teen Activity Program with an extra 2 weeks of the ELITE program in Noosa?

English for All the Family Why let the kids have all the fun? If you would like to combine your family vacation to Australia with English studies and a program of activities to suit all ages, please let us know. Whilst the children join our Teen Activity Program, parents can refresh their English skills in the mornings and then head for the golf course, the spa or the beach to unwind before meeting up with the kids after school. At Lexis Noosa and Lexis Perth we can arrange comfortable private apartments or resort-style accommodation for you and your family, often within walking distance of school and the beach.

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After School Coming to Australia isn’t just about improving your English, it’s about using it in reallife situations, making friends, and discovering this amazing country of ours and the sights and experiences you can have here. Activities From surfing, kite-boarding, ocean kayaking, mountainbiking and sailing to aboriginal art, music and dance, to festivals, markets, concerts and museums, to enjoying an Aussie barbecue or just relaxing on some of the world’s finest beaches, Australia has so much for you to experience. In all of our schools you have a daily choice of afternoon activities, seminars and workshops, fun evening activities and a comprehensive program of weekend excursions. To take a look at this month’s activity schedules, visit our school blogs – you will find the web links on the next page.

Lexis | Explore To ensure you make the most of your time with us and see as much of Australia as you can whilst you’re here, our Lexis Explore program offers you a choice of excursions to the top tourist destinations, not to mention expert travel advice and assistance with booking trips around Australia and beyond.

You can even explore your travel options before you arrive and access exclusive Lexis Explore discounts by visiting our website.

Lexis | After Dark Once the sun goes down and you’ve put your books away for the day, it’s time to head out and enjoy the local nightlife with Lexis After Dark. Share a pizza, catch a movie, show off your dance moves, dazzle us with your karaoke skills and make new friends. Whatever it is you like to do, we'll make sure that you can make the most of your evenings here in Australia. We like you to study hard at Lexis, but we'll make sure you have a great time while doing it! Check out our school blogs for photos and news of what’s coming up.

Our exclusive deal with Australia's leading online Backpacker travel agent, Tribal Travel, means that we can access the best trips for our students and the very best prices. We want your stay in Australia to be about more than just study, and through Tribal Travel we can open to door to some of this country's most popular tourist destinations, as well as some of our best-kept secrets!

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Experiences you just can't miss Noosa ✔ Learn to surf with a former World Champion ■

Sunshine Coast ✔ Kitesurf the river mouth and ocean waves ■ ✔ Dance the night away at a Mooloolaba nightclub ■

✔ Swim with dolphins, spot a wild koala, whale-watch, ■ see hatching baby sea turtles..all in one day!

✔ Kayak through the natural beauty of Maroochy River ■

✔ Challenge the world's best athletes at the Noosa ■ Triathlon

✔ Free-fall sky dive from 14,000ft,and land on the golden ■ sand of Coolum Beach

✔ Dive the Great Barrier Reef ■ ✔ Sleep on the beach at Fraser Island ■ What happened today? www.LexisNoosa.com

✔ Shop till drop you at Sunshine Plaza ■

What happened today? www.LexisSunshineCoast.com Byron Bay ✔ Kayak at sea among the wild dolphins and sea turtles ■

Brisbane ✔ Hit the Gold Coast's best nightclubs ■

✔ Greet the sunrise with yoga on the beach ■

✔ Join 60,000 screaming fans at a Reds Rugby game ■

✔ Rock all night with Australia's best live music scene ■

✔ Sample of whole world of dining at Fortitude Valley ■

✔ Lose yourself at one of Byron's great weekend markets ■

✔ Lose yourself in the shops of Queen St Mall ■ ✔ Sunbake and swim at Southbank's famous 'City Beach' ■ What happened today? www.LexisBrisbane.com Perth ✔ Windsurf at sunset off Scarborough Beach ■

✔ Visit the alternative world of Nimbin ■

What happened today? www.LexisByronBay.com Whatever you decide to do, our Student Services team will ensure that you enjoy every moment of your time with us at Lexis!

✔ Meet a quokka at Rottnest Island ■ ✔ Sample Australia's best wine at Margaret River ■ ✔ Spend a lazy Sunday morning with friends at a ■ Fremantle café ✔ Experience the thrill of sand dune surfing ■ What happened today? www.LexisPerth.com

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Working in Australia If you're thinking of coming to Australia on a Working Holiday visa, let us help you get your year off to the best possible start. Working Holiday Visa

Working in Australia

No matter how much planning and research you do before you leave home, it’s always good to have someone to meet you when you arrive in Australia, to organise your accommodation for the first month or two and to help you find that all important first job.

Having a part-time job is a great way to improve your English, make friends and earn some extra pocket money for that trip of a lifetime around Australia at the end of your course.

Look at it as an investment – spend anything up to your first 4 months perfecting your English, take part in our free Lexis Work Shop program, find your first job on the school blog and you set yourself up for the best year and some of the most memorable experiences of your life. When it’s time to move on, Lexis Explore can help you plan your travel around Australia - you might even decide that you want to visit another of our great study and work locations. To learn more about the WHV program and to check whether you are eligible to participate, please refer to www.immi.gov.au/visitors/working-holiday

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Many of our schools are located in popular tourist destinations, meaning that jobs in the hospitality sector are readily available and easy to find. You might start out as a kitchen porter in a restaurant or a cleaner in a resort, and as your English skills improve, so do your job prospects and your earning potential – all the more reason to strike a good balance between study and work. Our student services teams are always on the look-out for suitable positions and post regular job listings on our school blogs – follow the links at the bottom of the page to check out current vacancies. www.LexisNoosa.com/Jobs www.LexisBrisbane.com/Jobs www.LexisByronBay.com/Jobs www.LexisPerth.com/Jobs www.LexisSunshineCoast.com/Jobs

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Lexis Work Shop Our free Lexis Work Shop program has been designed to provide you with the skills and tools you need to quickly find a rewarding part-time job. The program is offered throughout the year in all of our locations and consists of four modules: Module 1:

Creating your resumé and writing a cover letter or e-mail

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Understanding and responding to job ads by telephone and in person

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Student Services and Accommodation Where you live is almost as important as how you live, and to take advantage of the great Australian lifestyle, you need to be sure that you have access to comfortable, secure and affordable accommodation during your time with us. Student Services

24 Hour Emergency Telephone

We understand that there is a great deal to learn other than English when you arrive in Australia for the first time. In most cases you will be a long way from home, so to help you settle in and find your way around, our Student Services staff are available with advice and guidance.

Should your flight be delayed, all Lexis Australia schools operate a 24 hour emergency contact line, which you can call to inform us of your expected arrival time. Details of which number to call will be sent to you along with your accommodation confirmation documents.

Whether you need assistance with accommodation, finding a part-time job, renewing your visa, extending your course, finding a doctor, buying a mobile phone, opening a bank account or booking a weekend excursion, Student Services are here to help and to point you in the right direction.

Coming to Australia Wherever you come from, there’s a good chance that it’s a pretty long way from Australia, so you may need a little help to get here and to settle in when you arrive. Our accommodation and student services teams have a wealth of experience in ensuring that your journey goes smoothly and you can quickly settle into life in Australia.

“Our Student Services teams are here to help you make the most of your stay in Australia. Lexis teachers are responsible to make sure that you achieve all of your academic goals...our job is to make sure you have a great time while you're doing that! We'll keep you up to date with all the best nights out, activities and weekend trips, and are also here to help with everything from buying a mobile phone to finding an apartment. I'm looking forward to meeting you in Australia!” Beth Cragg – Student Services, Lexis Sunshine Coast

Airport Transfers If you would like one of our drivers to meet you on arrival at the airport, please let us know your flight details and arrival time in advance. You will be met in the arrivals lounge by a Lexis driver who will take you straight to your accommodation.

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Backpacker Hostels & Private Accommodation

Student House, Byron Bay

If you prefer your own space or perhaps after having lived in homestay for some time you decide that you would like to live on your own, all of our locations offer a wide range of private accommodation.

■ Newly-renovated 4 bedroom house

Each school’s accommodation office will be happy to provide you with a list of backpacker hostels, shared accommodation and other options to suit your specific requirements. Alternatively, you may wish to reserve homestay accommodation with us for the first month or more of your course to allow yourself time to find your way around before making your own arrangements.

Student Houses If you are a little more independent and prefer the flexibility of self-catering accommodation, you may wish to consider living in one of our student houses, which you will share with other Lexis English students. Most houses are within walking distance of school and all linen, crockery, kitchen utensils and appliances and laundry facilities are provided.

Sunshine Beach & Noosa Heads Student Houses, Noosa ■ Choice of 6 different student houses

■ 15 minutes’ bike ride from Lexis Byron Bay ■ 3 minutes’ walk from the beach and shops

Homestay Our most popular accommodation option is to live with a local Australian family, who provide you with a room, meals, a warm welcome and a chance to improve your English at home as well as at school. ■ All families are carefully selected and homes regularly inspected by our homestay team ■ A great way to know more about the Australian way of life and to speak English every day ■ Breakfast and dinner provided on weekdays and all meals at weekends ■ Self-catering or bed & breakfast homestay is also available on request Please note that students under the age of 18 are required to live in homestay accommodation and that all meals are provided for juniors and as part of the Teen Activity Program (TAP) package – please see pages 20-21 for more details.

■ 15 minutes’ walk / 5 minutes by bicycle from Lexis Noosa ■ 15 minutes’ walk / 5 minutes by bicycle from Noosa Main Beach or Sunshine Beach

Student Houses, Brisbane ■ Choice of 2 adjoining houses ■ 20 minutes’ walk / 10 minutes by bus / 5 minutes by ferry from Lexis Brisbane ■ 5 minutes’ walk from Southbank

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