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The QET is an English Language test set by the Centre for English Language Communication. It must be taken by students who do not possess the necessary English Language qualifications when they enter the university.
The purposes of the QET are to:
Preparation for the QET
Though there is no specific recommended preparation for the QET, students should ensure that they are familiar with the format of the QET. Students need to show that they can use English accurately to write an academic text. Some of the general features of good academic writing include:
Students should note that the University reserves the right to study students’ QET essays for research purposes.
Students required to do ES1000 or ES1102 will participate in the CORS bidding exercise and BID for their respective modules from Round 1A onwards.
Points from the P account will be used to bid for the modules. The points will be fully refunded at the beginning of the following semester upon successful completion of the module.
The standard dropping policy applies to these modules.
IMPORTANT: Students are strongly advised to complete the required module(s) as soon as possible.