15.00 credits

(20,0,0) hrs

15 wks

This intensive 20-hour per week course provides students with academic language skills integrated with academic content to the EAP 1 level. It includes reading (improving comprehension, improving speed, using context clues), vocabulary building, grammar (form and appropriate use), writing (controlled and free paragraph writing), listening (lectures, note taking, understanding details of discussions on a variety of topics), speaking (idioms, relaxed speech structures, discussions and presentations on academic topics), and pronunciation (rhythm, stress and intonation).


EAP 060 with a minimum grade of B, the Capilano EAP Placement Test at the EAP 070 level, or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) paper=440, internet=32, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=77, International English Language Testing System (IELTS)=4.5 overall, and no one score less than 4.0, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=30 or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=44

Course Notes

This course is equivalent to ESLF 050. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and ESLF 050.

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