At Mandurah Catholic College students learn about the English language: how it works and how to use it effectively. Language plays a central role in human life: it provides a vehicle for communication, a tool for thinking, a means of creativity and a source of pleasure. Through language, humans shape understanding of themselves and their world. An understanding of language and the ability to use it effectively empowers students. It gives them access to knowledge, enables them to play an active part in society and contributes to their personal growth. The English courses offered at Mandurah Catholic College are challenging, inclusive and supportive of students of all ability levels.