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By: Rachelle Jorgenson| Published: February 5, 2016
English Language Support (ELS) is a new service for non-native speakers of English to get support with their reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. Read more...
By: Rachelle Jorgenson| Published: January 15, 2016
In the Spring term, ELS will offer a variety of useful language learning
workshops for non-native speakers of English enrolled at Capilano to be held on Wednesdays, 11:30am -12:50pm in BR 166. Please note: The Feb. 25th workshop will be held on Thursday. Read more...
By: Corey Muench | Published: June 26, 2015
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 2015 term.
By: Corey Muench | Published: May 25, 2015
The Business Pathway Program at Capilano University will be making course modifications for the 2015-2016 academic year. Two new courses will be added to the program. This will allow students to focus more on their business credential while getting support with the required English 100 course.
By: Corey Muench | Published: May 25, 2015
The Early Childhood Education Pathway for 2015-2016 at Capilano University admits students with a 5.5 IELTS or 67 TOEFL. Students study Early Childhood Education for two terms (8 months) along with English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses. Students who finish the Pathway with a B+ in the second term 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.
By: Corey Muench | Published: March 11, 2015
The EAP Department at Capilano University would like to congratulate the recipients of our Department awards for 2015. These students have been selected as recipients by two committees of EAP instructors for their service to the community and their academic achievement. Each student has received a cash award made possible through our generous donors.
By: Corey Muench | Published: March 5, 2015
For Domestic EAP students, please note that all EAP courses with the exception of EAP 100/101 will be charged at the rate of $106.66 per credit hour. Note that 3 credits equals 4 hours of classes per week in EAP.
EAP 100/101 will continue to be charged at the same standard tuition rate as other 100 level and above courses: $120.34 per credit hour. Please see
http://www.capilanou.ca/fees/Tuition-and-Other-Fees/ for more information.
By: HS | Published: January 23, 2015
Take advantage of this drop-in by completing your homework, exploring ESL software, learning more about the lab and computers, working with MS Office programs, getting support from the Computer-Assisted Language Learning Support Specialist or practicing a particular skill/competency area: listening, pronunciation, speaking, reading, vocabulary, writing, grammar, and spelling.
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.
By: 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.
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.
ELS Writing: Paraphrasing & Quoting EvidenceWed Feb 17 (11:30 AM to 1:00 PM)
ELS Writing: Writing Cohesive Paragraphs (Thur)Thu Feb 25 (11:30 AM to 1:00 PM)
ELS Grammar: Editing Your EssaysWed Mar 2 (11:30 AM to 1:00 PM)
ELS Speaking: Academic Discussions & DebateWed Mar 9 (11:30 AM to 1:00 PM)
ELS Workshop: TBAWed Mar 16 (11:30 AM to 1:00 PM)
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