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  • Important Registration Information for EAP/Business Pathway Students for Spring 2015

    If you are planning to take the EAP/Business Pathway for Spring 2015, please make sure that you use your MyCap account to register online in ALL of the following courses and ONLY the following courses and section numbers:

    •    EAP 100-04 (3 credits) 
    •    EAP 101-04 (3 credits)
    •    BADM 102-52 Quantitative Methods (3 credits)  
    •    BFIN 141-52 Accounting (3 credits)
    •    SOC 100-05 Social Structures (3 credits)

    For questions about registration, please contact the EAP Department at eap@capilanou.ca or at 604 984 4971.

    For more information, click on the EAP - Business Administration Pathway link in the menu on the left side.

    Tto register for classes online, go to your MyCap account.

    Important Registration Information for EAP/Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Pathway Students for Spring 2015

    If you are planning to take the EAP/ECCE Pathway for Spring 2015, please make sure that you use your MyCap account to register online in ALL of the following courses and ONLY the following courses and section numbers:

    •   EAP 100-03 (3 credits)
    •   EAP 101-03 (3 credits) 
    •   EDUC 173-03 Curriculum Development 1 (3 credits) 
    •   EDUC 221-03 Intro to Centre Administration (3 credits)
    •   SOC 100-06 Social Structures (3 credits)

    For questions about registration, please contact the EAP Department at eap@capilanou.ca or at 604 984 4971.

    For more information, click the EAP-Early Childhood Care & Education link in the menu on the left side.

    To register for classes online, go to your MyCap account.

    Important Registration Information for students planning to take EAP 100/101 and English 100 together in Spring 2015

    If you are planning to take EAP 100/101 and English 100 together for Spring 2015, please make sure to do the following:

    •   See if you qualify and get EAP Department approval by contacting the EAP Department.  You can do this in one of three ways:

                                     -by email at eap@capilanou.ca
                                     -by phone at 604 984 4971
                                     -in person, Birch 344

    •   Use your MyCap account to register on-line by adding the following courses and section numbers:

                                      -EAP 100-02 (3 credits)
                                      -EAP 101-02 (3 credits)
                                      -ENG 100-18 (3 credits)

    For questions about registration, please contact the EAP Department at eap@capilanou.ca or at 604 984 4971.

    To register for classes online, go to your MyCap account.

    EAP Students Engage with their Community

    By: Carrie Jung | Published:October 20, 2014

    Engaging with the community is an ideal that many students pursue, and for students who are studying English as an additional language, this ideal is both a cultural experience and a learning opportunity. The English for Academic Purposes (EAP) department has integrated Community Engagement (CE) into the course curriculum, and this addition has been very successful.  Read more...

    Special combined EAP 100/101 courses and English 100 Offered in Fall Term 2014

    By: Corey Muench | Published:June 13, 2014

    The EAP Department is proud to announce that EAP students at the 100/101 level will now have an opportunity to combine their EAP courses with a special section of English 100 in the Fall 2014 term. In the past, EAP students finished the EAP 100/101 level and then took English 100 later. English 100 is required for most diplomas and degrees at Capilano University. Read more...

    EAP Student Feature: Rakan Al-Jnidel

    Rakan Al-JnidelBy: Corey Muench | Published:March 12, 2014

    If the words diligent, energetic, outgoing, and forward-thinking could be personified, you would get Rakan Al-Jnidel. Finishing his final term in Capilano’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Department before studying Business Administration, Rakan says that with the help of EAP teachers, he has been able to not only improve his language ability, he has also learned organizational skills which give him the drive to work harder and more efficiently. Read more...,

    EAP Teacher Feature:  Susan Halsall "Laughter Is the Best Lesson"

    Susan Halsall

    By: Corey Muench | Published: November 29, 2013

    Susan Halsall has a diverse professional background which makes her teaching fun, effective, and interesting.  Her work in both the EAP Department and in the Tourism program helps to make Capilano University an exciting place.   Read more… 

    Early Childhood Education Pathway at Capilano University Helps Students Improve Their English While They Take Early Childhood Courses.

    By: Corey Muench | Published: October 15, 2013

    The Early Childhood Education Pathway at Capilano University admits students with a 5.5 IELTS or 67 TOEFL. Students study English for Academic Purposes (EAP) along with courses in Early Childhood Education for two terms (8 months). Students who finish the Pathway with a B+ in the EAP courses can be admitted to Capilano University’s Early Childhood Care and Education Program to complete the certificate, diploma, or degree in Early Childhood Education. Read more...