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Course Overview

This course offers a comprehensive curriculum that covers listening comprehension, vocabulary development, reading skills, oral skills, essay and letter writing, and fundamental grammatical skills. Students are exposed to university-level materials including materials from the official Cambridge Exams, TOEFL, and IELTS as well as other sources. Test-taking strategies are also included.


  • All students must take an English level test before registering. Students must have at least Canadian Language Benchmark 5 or equivalent to enter.
  • Students will receive homework.  Students in AE2 (afternoon Academic English) will be tested regularly.

    • In order to successfully complete AE1 (morning Academic English), students must meet attendance requirements.
    • AE2 is articulated with pathway programs at select universities.  In order to successfully complete AE2, students will have to maintain the attendance requirement and achieve at least 70% on assignments and tests.

      Students are encouraged to view our English level chart or schedule an assessment test to determine their English level.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand and use academic vocabulary

  • Improve English grammar for writing and speaking

  • Improve essay and report writing skills

  • Take any academic test with more confidence and skill

  • Read and listen to complex topics with increased comprehension

  • Identify and correct your longterm errors!

Course Information

Choose a morning or afternoon class, or combine them to challenge yourself!

Start Date
any Monday
AE1. 6 weeks +
Monday - Thursday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
$495 +
any Monday
AE2. 6 Weeks + (AE2 is articulated with bridging programs at some Canadian universities)
Monday - Thursday
1:00 - 3:00PM
$495 +

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