English as a Second Language
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Accredited by Languages Canada
  • Program Length:
  • 15 weeks per level (May session is 14 weeks)
  • Starts:
  • January, May, September
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Placement testing.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
By improving students English language skills, this program helps learners prepare for post secondary education. This program is aimed at new Canadians, immigrants and international students planning to attend Post Secondary programs at St. Clair College or for students planning to directly enter the workforce.

Comprehensive language training is offered for all levels:
  • Foundations
  • Introductory
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
This program runs for 15 weeks (14 for the May session) with three intakes offered per year. It has a very good student to teacher ratio and places emphasis on both written and verbal language skills.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Advanced level students may take the in-house TOEFL Testing which may permit a smooth transition to one of St. Clair College's post secondary programs. Other alternatives for entry to post secondary programs are available.
  • Accredited by Languages Canada
Tuition Fees
  • $1,544.00 Domestic Rate per level
  • $4,824.00 International Rate per level
  • Textbook fees are extra

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

COURSES


Code
Credit
Course Name
Introductory C573
ESL 011
4
Introductory Reading
ESL 012
4
Introductory Writing
ESL 013
4
Introductory Listening/Speaking
ESL 014
4
Introductory Structure
ESL 015
4

Introductory Communication, plus 5 hours open lab and conversation corner

Intermediate C566
ESL 021
4
Intermediate Reading
ESL 022
4
Intermediate Writing
ESL 023
4
Intermediate Listening/Speaking
ESL 024
4
Intermediate Structure
ESL 025
4

Intermediate Communication, plus 5 hours open lab and conversation corner

Code
Credit
Course Name
Advanced C382
ESL 031
4
Advanced Reading
ESL 032
4
Advanced Writing
ESL 033
4
Advanced Listening/Speaking
ESL 034
4
Advanced Structure
ESL 035
4

Advanced Communication, plus 5 hours open lab and conversation corner