Camosun logo for print

To register for credit courses you first need to apply to a college program. Apply online

ELD 032 Introduction to English Basics

Effective date: May 2014

This is an integrative skills course for non-native speakers that focuses on the development of listening and speaking skills, and provides an introduction to written English. This course corresponds to Canadian Language Benchmark Level 1.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

  • Assessment

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers are introduced to basic listening, speaking, reading and writing skills using limited vocabulary in familiar, non-demanding, well-supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 1 to 2. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 2.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

  • Assessment

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 033 English Basics 1

Effective date: May 2014

This integrative skills course for non-native speakers continues the development of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. This course corresponds to the Canadian Language Benchmarks Level 2.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers develop basic listening, speaking, reading and writing skills using limited vocabulary in familiar, non-demanding, well-supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 2 to 3. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 3.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 034 English Basics 2

Effective date: May 2014

This is an integrative skills course for non-native English speakers providing further development of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. This course corresponds to the Canadian Language Benchmarks Levels 3 and 4.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers continue to develop basic listening, speaking, reading and writing skills using limited vocabulary in familiar, non-demanding, well-supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 3 to 4. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 4.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 035 English Essentials 1

Effective date: May 2013

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which includes listening, speaking, writing, reading, grammar and vocabulary building. This course corresponds to Canadian Language Benchmark Level 4.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
10 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 036 English Essentials 2

Effective date: May 2013

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which includes listening, speaking, reading, vocabulary building, more advanced grammar and development of basic paragraph skills. This course corresponds to Canadian Language Benchmark Level 5.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
10 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 042 English Essentials 1 Reading/Writing

Effective date: May 2014

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which focuses on writing, reading, grammar, and vocabulary building. This course corresponds to the Canadian Language Benchmarks (reading and writing) Level 4.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers are introduced to essential reading and writing skills using an expanding range of vocabulary in mostly familiar, non-demanding, sometimes supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 4 to 5. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 5.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 044 English Essentials 1 Listening/Speaking

Effective date: May 2014

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which focuses on listening and speaking skills. This course corresponds to the Canadian Language Benchmarks (speaking and listening) Level 4.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers are introduced to essential listening and speaking skills using an expanding range of vocabulary in mostly familiar, non-demanding, sometimes supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 4 to 5. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 5.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 047 Workplace Speaking and Listening

Effective date: May 2008

This course is for non-native English speakers who want to improve their spoken English for employment purposes. In the course, students will learn about communication in the Canadian workplace and practice listening and speaking skills for communicating with co-workers, supervisors and customers.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • COM in ELD 035
  • Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) 5 in speaking
  • Departmental assessment

ELD 052 English Essentials 2 Reading/Writing

Effective date: May 2014

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which focuses on reading, vocabulary building, more advanced grammar and development of basic paragraph skills. This course corresponds to the Canadian Language Benchmarks (reading and writing) Level 5.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers develop essential reading and writing skills using an expanding range of vocabulary in mostly familiar, moderately demanding, sometimes supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 5 to 6. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 6.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 054 English Essentials 2 Listening/Speaking

Effective date: May 2014

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which focuses on listening and speaking skills. This course corresponds to the Canadian Language Benchmarks (listening and speaking) Level 5.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers develop essential listening and speaking skills using an expanding range of vocabulary in mostly familiar, moderately demanding, sometimes supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 5 to 6. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 6.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 056 ELD for Health Care Assistant

Effective date: May 2014

This course for non-native English speakers provides language development and support for students studying the Health Care Assistant program. It concentrates on vocabulary, pronunciation, listening, reading and writing skills necessary for students to be successful on the job and at school.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$2,094.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Restricted course Open to students in Health Care Assistant - ELD.

ELD 060 ELD Support Course

Effective date: June 2006

This course is designed to provide non-native English speakers with the reading, writing, listening and speaking skills necessary to support their studies and for successful completion of college career, academic or vocational courses.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$452.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Corequisites

  • Enrolment in another college course

ELD 062 Intermediate English Reading/Writing

Effective date: May 2014

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which focuses on intermediate reading, vocabulary building, editing and refinement of basic paragraph skills. This course corresponds to Canadian Language Benchmarks (reading and writing) Level 6. Students who complete this course and ELD 064 will be prepared for Advanced ELD courses and selected courses at the college level.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers are introduced to intermediate reading and writing skills using an expanded range of vocabulary in partly familiar, moderately demanding, occasionally supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 6 to 7. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 7. Students who complete this course and ELD 064 will be prepared for Advanced ELD courses and selected courses at the college level.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 064 Intermediate English Listening/Speaking

Effective date: May 2014

An integrated skills course for non-native English speakers which focuses on intermediate listening and speaking skills. This course corresponds to Canadian Language Benchmarks (listening and speaking) Level 6. Students who complete this course and ELD 062 will be prepared for Advanced ELD courses and selected courses at the college level.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Effective date: January 2018

In this integrated skills course, non-native speakers are introduced to intermediate listening and speaking skills using an expanded range of vocabulary in partly familiar, moderately demanding, occasionally supported contexts. Students can expect to progress from Canadian Language Benchmark 6 to 7. By the end of this course, students will be working at Canadian Language Benchmark 7. Students who complete this course and ELD 062 will be prepared for Advanced ELD courses and selected courses at the college level.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 072 Advanced English

Effective date: September 2014

This course, designed for non-native speakers of English, focuses on reading strategies and on the writing process. It is designed to prepare the student for further academic study. The course provides instruction and practice in the fundamentals of reading comprehension and academic writing.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
8 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$849 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Pre/Corequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 073 Cultural & Academic Pathway Fundamentals

Effective date: September 2017

This course is specific to non-native speakers of English and introduces students to the fundamental skills they need to succeed in western post-secondary education. With an emphasis on intercultural awareness and understanding, students will explore self-reflection, discern a variety of college level study skills, familiarize themselves with the college's resources, and develop a variety of research strategies. They will also develop strategies for managing health and wellness while studying, explore methods for developing good working relationships with instructors and classmates, and different academic pathways.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 074 Academic Communication Skills

Effective date: September 2014

This course is designed to prepare non-native English speakers for oral communication tasks encountered within an academic or professional environment. Students will improve their ability to participate in discussions, make presentations, comprehend and take notes on academic lectures, explore career options, and speak clearly.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 075 Grammar for Composition

Effective date: September 2014

This course focuses on grammar for college level writing. Offered in a workshop format, it will help non-native English speakers to express analytical and critical thought in clear, grammatical sentences. Written and oral assignments will build and reinforce students' ability to write grammatical prose.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$254.70 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 077 English Pronunciation

Effective date: September 2014

This course focuses on improving pronunciation to develop the communicative ability of non-native English speakers. The intent is to develop spoken English that is reasonably easy for native speakers to understand. Students' ability to understand native speakers will also be enhanced.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$254.70 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 078 Vocabulary for Academic Study

Effective date: September 2014

This course focuses on vocabulary acquisition for academic purposes. Non-native English speakers will expand their academic vocabulary and learn strategies for independently dealing with new words.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$254.70 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 080 Introduction to the Canadian Workplace

Effective date: September 2014

This course is designed to introduce foreign-trained professionals to the Canadian workplace. It offers students the opportunity to explore career options in Canada, to gain skills for effective information interviews, and to explore the culture of the Canadian workplace.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
7 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$407.52 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • COM in ELD 050
  • COM in ELD 064
  • Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) 7 for Listening/Speaking
  • IELTS 5.5 for Listening/Speaking
  • IELTS 5.0 Reading and Writing

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 086 Canadian Job Search Strategies

Effective date: October 2008

This course is designed to provide foreign-trained professionals with culturally appropriate job search strategies to enhance their ability to find work in Canada in a field related to their previous education and work history.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$135.84 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELD 087 Canadian Workplace Experience

Effective date: October 2008

This course provides foreign-trained professionals with an opportunity to experience the Canadian workplace in a field related to their previous work experience. This includes preparation for the workplace experience, the workplace experience, and a debriefing.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 34 practical work hours per week for 7 weeks
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$310.62 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELD 088 Workplace Skills Development

Effective date: October 2008

This course is designed to provide foreign-trained professionals who are currently working in Canada with culturally appropriate knowledge, skills, and abilities to enhance their participation in the workplace and to further their professional growth.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
6 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$271.68 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELD 089 Accent Reduction

Effective date: September 2010

This course focuses on accent reduction to improve the communicative ability of foreign-trained professionals in the workplace. The intent is to develop spoken English that is reasonably easy for native speakers to understand. Students ability to understand native speakers will also be enhanced.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$226.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

ELD 092 Provincial English Composition

Effective date: May 2016

This course provides non-native English speakers practice and instruction in critical reading and in the planning, writing, and revising of paragraphs and essays, and prepares the student for college writing.

Note: ELD 092 and 094 combined may be used as an alternate to English 12 for entrance to programs and courses at Camosun.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 093 Cultural & Academic Pathway Advanced

Effective date: September 2017

This course is specific to non-native speakers of English and builds on the college transition skills students need to thrive in their western post-secondary education. With an emphasis on intercultural awareness and understanding, students will explore self reflection and apply a variety of study skills and strategies to help them succeed in a Canadian academic or workplace setting. Furthermore, students in this course will explore how to plan and manage work – life balance. Students will conduct research and analyze their skills, aptitudes and interests to enable exploration of the best education and career plan for them. They will also explore ways to present themselves through practice interviews, resumes and cover letters.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 094 Provincial English Literature

Effective date: May 2016

This course provides non-native English speakers instruction and practice in reading, discussing, evaluating, and writing about short stories, novels, poetry and drama. Studying these genres introduces the student to basic literary terms and concepts.

Note: ELD 094 and 092 combined may be used as an alternate to English 12 for entrance to programs and courses at Camosun.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

And one of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 097 Technical and Professional English

Effective date: October 2008

This course for non-native English speakers develops the critical thinking, reading/writing and oral skills needed to be successful in technical/business programs and professions. Students write essays, business reports, summaries, research essays and analyses of graphic information. Students learn to interpret and integrate information in technical, instructional and informational texts.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
6 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$679.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • C in ELD 072
  • Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) 8
  • IELTS 6

Pre/Corequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 103 Preparatory Academic Writing

Effective Date: May 2017

This course prepares non-native English speakers for the demands of academic writing courses through reading, writing and research. It includes instruction and practice in critical writing, reading and thinking; planning, writing, and revision of paragraphs/essays; clarity and coherency of written ideas. Students learn correct grammatical usage and informational/media literacy skills.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$462 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD 104 Preparatory English Literature

Effective Date: May 2017

This course for non-native speakers of English provides instruction and practice in critical reading, writing and thinking, literary interpretation and discussion and evaluation of a wide variety of literary texts. Students will read short stories, creative non-fiction, novels, drama and poetry, and will learn and apply basic literary terms/concepts in literary analysis.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$462 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Pre/Corequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELD-BUS ELD Support Course - Business

Effective date: September 2013

This Business Support course is designed to provide skills to connect past learning, language, and cultural experiences with the active learning environment of Camosun College. Students will learn strategies to improve group discussion and team building skills, interact effectively with instructors and colleagues, comprehend course content, and demonstrate comprehension clearly.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 practical hours per week
Tuition
$364.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in a School of Business course or program

ELD-IELTS IELTS Preparation

Effective date: September 2017

This course prepares intermediate and advanced level non-native English speakers for the IELTS Exam, which is an internationally recognized English language requirement for educational, professional and immigration-related purposes. Students develop and practice test-taking strategies and language skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking that will be encountered in the IELTS exam.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Format
4 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$424.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

ELD-PN1 English Language Development for Practical Nursing 1

Effective date: September 2016

This is a required support course in English Language Development (ELD) for non-native English speaking students completing the International Pathway for Practical Nursing Program. It provides academic English language development and support for the other courses in the IPPN Program. In addition, this course prepares students for the rigours of college writing by providing practice and instruction in the use of self-reflection journals, in the planning, writing, and revising of research based essays, and in the reading and critical analysis of non-fiction academic texts. Furthermore, this course will prepare learners for oral communication tasks encountered in the English speaking academic/professional environment.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$652.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

  • Acceptance into the International Pathway to Practical Nursing program

Corequisites

All of:

ELD-PN2 Effective Communication Skills for Practical Nursing 2

Effective date: September 2016

This is a required support course in English Language Development (ELD) for non-native English speaking students completing the International Pathway for Practical Nursing Program. This course will support students in the IPPN program as they practice clear, accurate, and appropriate communication in written, oral and nonverbal forms of academic and professional English. Building on the skills acquired in ELDPN Level 1 this course will provide opportunities for students to develop & practice utilizing clear and effective spoken and written communications skills necessary for safe and effective nursing practice. Students will begin to develop the skills and strategies necessary for effective interpersonal communication, team work and personal leadership in the health care setting.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$652.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Corequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

ELD-QKSTRT ELD Quick Start

Effective date: September 2017

In this course non-native English speaking students upgrade their English language skills in preparation for entry into college programs. This course is a combination of interactive classroom activities, individualized coaching, and independent study. At the end of the course, students will be assisted in undertaking the formal College ESL assessments.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Format
10 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$1,061.25 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

ELD-TOEFL TOEFL Preparation

Effective date: January 2008

This course prepares intermediate and advanced level non-native English speakers for the TOEFL Exam, which is an internationally recognized English Language requirement for educational, professional, and immigration-related purposes. Students develop and practice test-taking strategies and language skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking that will be encountered in the TOEFL exam.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
5 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
English as a Second Language
Tuition
$509.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Last updated: September 5, 2017 10:50 am

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

©1996–2017 Camosun College | Victoria BC, Canada | Printed: November 22, 2017 at 2:41 am Change Everything logo for print