EAP 080 English for Academic Purposes 2




This intensive course provides students with academic language skills integrated with academic content to the EAP 2 level. It includes reading (relating reading to own knowledge, determining accuracy of information), vocabulary building (expanding vocabulary recognition skills, context clue knowledge, making inferences), grammar (accurate and appropriate use of structures), writing (complex and compound-complex sentences, paragraphs and essays), listening (lectures, note taking, oral presentations), speaking (handling complicated tasks and social situations, discussions, narration techniques, debates), and pronunciation (pause fillers, rate of speech, improving diction).


EAP 070 with a minimum grade of B, the Capilano EAP Placement Test at the EAP 080 level, or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) paper=480, internet=45, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=96, International English Language Testing System (IELTS)=5.0 overall, and no one score less than 4.5, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=40 or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=47

Course Notes

EAP 080 is equivalent to ESLF 060. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and ESLF 060.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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