This Intensive English Program supports and guides student’s language and communication needs to integrate students whose first language is not English into mainstream Canadian society. Through this program, students will be ready for practical use but also for academic preparation.
Duration: 32 Weeks
- The minimum course length is 6 weeks or 72 hours
Hours: 640 Hours
Start Dates: Every First Monday of the Month**PROGRAM START DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON ENROLLMENT.
You graduate with:
- The foundation to read, write, speak, and listen in English.
- The confidence to interact with other English speakers and merge into the Canadian
- The pre-requisite to enroll in other programs at Central College without further
language testing required.
Our curriculum is designed to help students build English language and communication skills by constantly interacting with real and practical contexts, and prepare the students for the academic and social communities. Each course focuses on language acquisition in four skill areas: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Students may study as many levels as required.
Students will take a written and oral placement test on the first day where they will be placed into the appropriate level of General English class.
*The following table outlines the program requirements and schedules
|Program Requirements and Schedules|
|ESL||101||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 1
|ESL||102||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 2
|ESL||201||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 3
|ESL||202||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 4
|ESL||301||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 5
|ESL||302||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 6
|ESL||401||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 7
|ESL||402||ESL (English as a Second Language) Level 8