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  • Welcome back new and returning students! International students experienced a fun and informative orientation day on August 28th. All students were invited to the Cap U Street Party on September 2nd. Visit the links below for details. 

    New International Student Orientation 
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    Cap U Street Party

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    Important Registration Information for EAP/Business Pathway Students for Fall 2014

    If you are planning to take the EAP/Business Pathway for Fall 2014, please make sure that use your MyCap account to register online in ALL of the following courses and ONLY the following courses and section numbers:

    •    EAP 090-03 (12 credits)
    •    BCPT 123-52 (3 credits) Business Computing Basics
    •    AHIS 104-01 (3 credits)  Introduction to Visual Culture 1 (Art History)

    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 Fall 2014

    If you are planning to take the EAP/ECCE Pathway for Fall 2014, 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 090-04 (12 credits)
    •   EDUC 178-03 (3 credits) Caring and Learning Settings
    •   AHIS 104-02 (3 credits)  Introduction to Visual Culture 1 (Art History)

    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 Fall 2014

    If you are planning to take EAP 100/101 and English 100 together for Fall 2014, 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 100-27 (3 credits)

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

    For more information, visit the news page about the EAP 100/101 and English 100 combined courses.

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

    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...