Improve your English for university success

If you are currently studying Year 12 Essential English and wish to start studying at Griffith University in 2021, this is the course for you. After successful completion of this School Leaver English Enhancement course you will meet Griffith’s English subject prerequisite requirements for a range of Griffith undergraduate degrees.

You could commence your studies* in the next available trimester.

*Subject to meeting other admission criteria and selection rank.

Course details


January 2021


4 weeks intensive




This course is offered in two modes:

1: Mixed mode - online modules with face-to-face tutorials for those who can come to campus.

2: Online only mode - with online modules and tutorials for those who need to take the full course online.

Results availability

Results will be available from February 4, 2021. This will allow two QTAC offer rounds to make offers for T1, 2021. Students must apply through QTAC in 2020 to ensure they can be made an offer to their desired course throughout these rounds.


This course is for prospective Griffith University students. You could be:

  • an Australian citizen
  • a New Zealand citizen
  • the holder of a permanent resident/humanitarian visa.

Griffith School Leaver English Enhancement is designed to prepare ​Griffith applicants to be successful at Griffith University.

To be eligible to take the course students must be studying Year 12 in 2020 AND pass Essential English with a grade C or higher (or complete units 3 and 4 of General English with a grade of D) AND meet the admission rank required to be admitted to their Griffith Preference.

The course is not available to international students, or applicants who have not completed their studies with English as the language of instruction. Completion of this course will not satisfy English Language Proficiency requirements.

Step 1: Check entry requirements

To help you complete your School Leaver English Enhancement course application you will need to have chosen your Griffith University degree. Remember to check the entry requirements specific to your chosen degree. In addition to English as a subject prerequisite there are also other entry criteria that you will need to meet.

Step 2: Apply

Complete the School Leaver English Enhancement application form including your personal details, Griffith University program details, and previous study.