English Language

English Language
TYPE:
  • Part Time
  • Full Time
LENGTH: 2 year
CAMPUS: Prince George
FEES: Check Fee Schedule
START DATE: Spring 2022
DELIVERY:
  • Alternate Delivery
  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Location & Dates
  • Entry Requirements
  • Fees

Overview

With 30+ years experience teaching English as a Second Language, CNC is among the best English Language Institutes in Canada. Highly qualified teachers instruct in a pure English environment, so students' abilities improve very quickly.

Enjoy multi-cultural, multi-national classrooms, where students from around the world speak English together.

Students are assessed and placed at the appropriate level before being enrolled into classes. CNC's approach allows students to progress to higher levels of language skill, concentrating on reading, writing, speaking, and listening. 

Four ENLA Levels are Available

  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Preparation 
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 1
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3

See the Courses tab for more information on each level.

Customized ENLA Programs 4 weeks

Gain practical skills and cross-cultural awareness in a fun and integrated learning environment.

Customized ENLA Programs are non-credit programs for students who want to improve their English through experiential learning and immersion.

These programs include three components:

  • English Classes
  • ENLA Conversational Time and Leadership/Recreational activities
  • Introduction to:

A. Engineering Program provides visiting students the chance to explore specifics of the Canadian engineering sectors and gain knowledge of the Canadian workplace environment.

B. Health Sciences Program will expose students to the Canadian Health Care system approaches to individual and community health, health promotion and professional ethics.

C. Leadership Program offers visiting students the opportunity to improve their communication and leadership skills by getting involved in planning and organizing various activities at CNC campus and surrounding area.

For more information, please contact Keith Tedford, Coordinator, ENLA at tedfordk@cnc.bc.ca.

English Language Courses

The English Language Department has over 30 years of experience in teaching English as an additional language. Study with highly qualified teachers in an English environment, prepare yourself for the rigours of the Canadian college environment, and watch your English improve rapidly in our multicultural classrooms.

ENLA Level 1 English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Preparation

Start to build vocabulary, practice speaking English, improve pronunciation, writing and reading skills.
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
ENLA-011 Engl Prep Listening Speaking 0 15 weeks
ENLA-013 Engl Lang Preparation Writing 0 15 weeks
ENLA-015 Engl Lang Preparation Reading 0 15 weeks

ENLA Level 2 English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 1

Build on grammar knowledge, expand writing skills, read more complex material from real world sources and become a more fluent speaker.
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
ENLA-021 Engl Lang 1 Listening Speaking 0 15 weeks
ENLA-023 Engl Lang 1 Writing 0 15 weeks
ENLA-025 Engl Lang 1 Reading 0 15 weeks

ENLA Level 3 English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2

Polish grammar and writing skills to prepare for college level writing, listen and comprehend speaking from a variety of sources.
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
ENLA-031 Engl Lang 2 Listening Speaking 0 15 weeks
ENLA-033 Engl Lang 2 Writing 0 15 weeks
ENLA-035 Engl Lang 2 Reading 0 15 weeks

ENLA Level 4 English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3

Listen to lectures and academic presentations, create presentations, write college level essays, read and critique texts and academic articles.
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
ENLA-041 Engl Lang 3 Listening Speaking 0 15 weeks
ENLA-043 Engl Lang 3 Writing 0 15 weeks
ENLA-045 Engl Lang 3 Reading 0 15 weeks

Locations & Dates

The English Language program is available at the Prince George Campus.

START DATE CAMPUS DELIVERY LENGTH
Spring 2022 Prince George In Class 15 week semester

Entry Requirements

  1. You must be at least 17 years of age and turn 18 during the first semester at CNC.
  2. To ensure you enter the program at the appropriate level, you must complete a placement test before admission. ESL instructors will also interview you before program placement.
  3. International students will be required to submit high school documentation as part of the application process.

Note: TOEFL/IELTS is not required for admission to ESL.

Open admission

Any program of study that does not have a selective admission process or fixed capacity and is on a “first qualified, first admitted” basis.

Invest in your future

Check the fee schedule for the most up to date information.

Books for this program can be purchased from the bookstore.

Paying for college

We're here to help. You can apply for scholarships and bursaries through CNC. We can also help you find loans and other funding. Visit Financial aid to find out how.

Salaries and employment

Looking for a job? Check the student employment opportunities.

International Fees

The estimated cost for this program is $4,938 per semester.

This cost is an estimate and subject to change. This does not include registration fees, text books, medical insurance or living expenses.

Highlights

Access
Access your opportunities
Gain access and exposure to the opportunities available to you at CNC
Discover
Discover your passion
Start building your career with an English Language foundation.