Durham College

General Arts and Science - English for Academic Purposes (Domestic)

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Program Information

School:Durham College
Faculty:School of Communication, Language & General Studies
Degree:Certificate
Field of Study:English as a Second Language
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Description:The English for Academic Purposes program (EAP) is the English language studies option of the General Arts and Science program. Only domestic students (i.e. citizens, permanent residents, refugee claimants) may apply. The program is designed for non-native English speakers who want to improve their English language skills in order to promote success in further studies at college or university.

EAP is an intensive full-time program of 20 hours per week of classroom instruction. Each level of the program builds skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing until by Level 8, students are able to work with college materials. Students develop effective textbook reading strategies, academic essay/report writing skills, and communication and presentation skills.

Upon successful completion of Level 8, students will receive a Certificate of English Language Proficiency, which is recognized by Durham College and will satisfy the language requirement for entrance into most of Durham College's diploma programs.
URL:General Arts and Science - English for Academic Purposes (Domestic) at Durham College
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,220

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 28, 2009