Speaking functions will include presenting information, asking questions, debating. Speaking functions will include presenting information, asking questions and debating. This course is designed to assist ESL students in meeting the language-related expectations of university courses. The primary focus will be on academic writing skills. Attention will also be devoted to listening, speaking, reading, grammar, and vocabulary acquisition. Language skills will be linked to academic content from a number of disciplines.
The course is intended for students whose first language is not English and whose TOEFL scores are between and or a recognized equivalent. This course is designed to assist ESL students in further developing their ability to meet the language-related expectations of university courses.
The emphasis will be on refining writing skills. Students will explore how the various language skills are interconnected in the university context. Students will learn the salient points of the geography, history, government, economics and social makeup of the Maritimes. The contributions and struggles of diverse groups living in the region will be examined, including First Nations, Acadians, English, Irish, Scottish and multicultural communities.
In this interdisciplinary course, students will gain insight into the issues, problems and debates that inform Maritime society. They will also analyze the perceived status of the Maritimes within Canada and trends in the migration of Maritimers across the country. Students will read a representative selection, in the original English or in translation, of short stories, poems and excerpts from novels and plays from major voices of the Maritimes, including First Nations, Acadians, Anglophones and multicultural communities.
Challenges posed by writing and translating regional dialects and the languages of other groups will be examined. Students will also study films, visual art and music. This course adopts an integrated-skills approach to English for Academic Purposes EAP , and addresses elements of EAP across all four major skill areas - reading, writing, listening and speaking.
The course is designed to provide additional support and augment instruction for students who require re-enforcement of key EAP subject areas. English as a Second Language Courses Please note that not every course listed is offered each year and that students should consult the following sources for current course offerings: Web Advisor — Online for students provides students the ability to search for specific classes.
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Our ESL program will help to prepare you for further academic studies or to advance in your career. Our methodology has a proven track record over the years and we look forward to helping you enrich your English language proficiency and academic skills with confidence. Our ESL program is an in-depth study in core language skills reading, writing, listening, and speaking in ten levels.
Our College can help you boost your test score to the required level, be it for academic purposes, Canadian Citizenship or immigration. English Canada. English language classes are taught by highly qualified and experienced ESL instructors. Apply Now. English as a Second Language. Our program prepares you to enroll in a degree program, enter a competitive job market, or simply improve your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills.
Course in General English. This course can also be a great starting point for students who would like time to settle into Australian life before starting the English for Academic Purposes or IELTS Preparation courses. Language Program. It tests the complete range of language skills that are needed by students and professionals in English-speaking environments. It is an internationally recognized exam that tests English language competence. Online Intensive ESL classes.
Students preparing for university or just wanting to improve their communication skills are welcome in these 6-week course modules. Tell us what your interests and goals are and we will help place you in a class that is right for you.
English Language Course. Intensive English Program. ELI English Course. Our intensive English program prepares you for success in college-level courses, employment that requires written and oral proficiency in English, and the Test of English as a Foreign Language TOEFL exam.