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Western Community College

Surrey , British Columbia ,Canada

ESL (English as a Second Language)

This course prepares students to use the English language with increasing efficiency and accuracy in classroom and social situations. Moreover, this basic to intermediate-level course aims to help students to meet the minimum English language competency requirements for other programs that the students wish to take. The course is offered on-site with 480 contact hours.

This course uses the integrated-skills approach (ISA) to teaching and learning, which focuses on a holistic methodology rather than teaching language skills in isolation. The course content targets students’ professional communication and aims to engage them in activities that require the use of a range of strategies in authentic communication. Overall, a dynamic, learner-centered teaching approach is utilized.

Intakes

  • Jan
  • Sep

Application Processing Time in Days: 20

Minimum English Language Requirements

English Level Description IELTS (1.0 -9.0) TOEFL IBT (0-120) TOEFL CBT (0-300) PTE (10-90)
Expert 9 120 297-300 86-90
Very Good 8.5 115-119 280-293 83-86
Very Good 8 110-114 270-280 79-83
Good 7.5 102-109 253-267 73-79
Good 7 94-101 240-253 65-73
Competent 6.5 79-93 213-233 58-65
Competent 6 60-78 170-210 50-58
Modest 5.5 46-59 133-210 43-50
Modest 5 35-45 107-133 36-43
Limited 4 32-34 97-103 30-36
Extremely Limited < 4 < 31 < 93 < 30

PSW Opportunity

If your program was less than 8 months

  •    You aren’t eligible for a PGWP.

If your program was more than 8 months but less than 2 years

  •    We may give you a PGWP that’s valid for up to the same length as your study program.

For example, if you completed a 9-month program, we may give you a work permit for up to 9 months.

If your program was 2 years or more

  •    We may give you a PGWP that’s valid for 3 years.

If you completed more than 1 program

  •    You may be able to get a PGWP that combines the length of each program.

Each of the programs you completed -

  • must be PGWP-eligible and at least 8 months in length

Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must be a mature student (18 years or above)

 

  • Course Type: Full Time
  • Course Level: Under Graduate Diploma or Certificate
  • Duration: 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee: 3000 CAD
    Annual Cost of Living: 10000 CAD
    Application Fee: 250 CAD
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