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Part-Time Program

English Language Program


Evening Intensive Program - New

Evening and Online Courses

How to Apply


Evening Intensive Program

In this part-time intensive program students will develop their English speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Classes are held over 12 weeks on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00 - 9:30 p.m... This program is for Canadian citizens, permanent residents, refugee claimants, temporary foreign workers, visitors, and international students.

Dates: June 4 - August 24, 2018
Intake Dates: June 4, 18, or July 2, 16, 30, or August 13
Application Fee: First-time application fee of $110.
Tuition Fees:  The full 12 week intensive program fee is $2,200. *See application form for tuition fee amounts for each intake date.

Content

  • Describing your skills and experience
  • Reading short forms and sentences
  • Writing short emails and sentences
  • Asking and answering questions
  • Participating in basic conversation

Evening and Online Courses

These part-time courses strengthen general, professional or academic English language skills and are held either in-class on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.. OR online. This program is for Canadian citizens, permanent residents, refugee claimants, temporary foreign workers, visitors, and international students. Note: Funded program opportunities are currently not available.

Dates: September 10 - December 2, 2018
Apply by:  August 27, 2018  *A $100 late payment fee will apply after the application deadline.
Application Fee: First-time application fee of $120.
Tuition Fee: Each course is $500.

Course Descriptions

English for General Purposes Part I and II        

  • Beginner courses that develop reading, writing, speaking and listening skills for everyday communication.
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.
  • Option to enter Part II directly with appropriate language level.
  • For language levels: CLB Level:1-4, IELTS:4.5 and under, CanTest:2.5 and under

English for Intermediate Communication Part I and II          

  • Intermediate courses that develop reading, writing, speaking and listening skills for academic and workplace contexts
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.
  • Option to enter Part II directly with appropriate language level.
  • Complete Part II with a minimum grade of 80% to be eligible for English for Academic or Professionals Purpose courses.
  • For language levels: CLB Level: 5/6, IELTS: 5.0/5.5, CanTest: 3.0/3.5

English for Academic Learning and Speaking     

  • Advanced speaking and listening course that develops English language and academic preparation skills needed in university or college.
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.
  • Complete this course with a minimum grade of C+ and receive three credits towards an undergraduate degree.
  • For language levels: CLB Level: 7, IELTS: 6.0, CanTest: 4. 0

English for Business Professionals  

  • Advanced course for internationally educated business professionals that develops communication skills required for the professional workplace.
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.
  • For language levels: CLB Level: 7, IELTS: 6.0, CanTest: 4.0             

English for Academic Writing Part I and II    

  • Advanced writing course that develops academic writing skills necessary for university or college.
  • This course is offered in class and online.
  • Part I must be completed before taking Part II.
  • Students who complete Part I and II with a minimum grade of C+ meet the English language requirement of UWinnipeg and receive three credits towards an undergraduate degree. Learn more about UWinnipeg's language requirements.
  • For language levels: CLB Level: 7, IELTS: 6.0, CanTest: 4.0

Speaking and Pronunciation - NEW 

  • Advanced speaking and pronunciation course where students develop skills through in-class and online exercises.
  • For language levels: CLB Level: 7, IELTS: 6.0, CanTest: 4.0

For detailed information see the Part-Time Program - Evening and Online Course Overviews [PDF].

Course Placement

Course placement is based on the most current CLB level or standardized test score. If you are unable to provide a recent test score, you can take an Institutional CanTest at UWinnipeg. The CanTest is offered periodically throughout the year. Learn more information about the Institutional CanTest.

Schedule

See the Part-Time Program - Evening and Online Course Schedule - Fall 2018 [PDF].

Frequently Asked Questions

See the Part-Time Program FAQ Sheet [PDF].


How to Apply

1. Please download your application:

Part-Time Program Application Form – Spring Intensive 2018  [PDF]
Part-Time Program Application Form – Fall 2018  [PDF]

2. Please print and complete the application with required documentation.

3. Please submit the completed application form, fees and required documents in-person, via mail, or email to:

Terena Caryk
Part-Time Program Coordinator
The English Language Program
The University of Winnipeg
Unit 5 - 491 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3B 2E9

Email: t.caryk@uwinnipeg.ca
Call: 204.982.6636

For more information about this program contact the Part-Time Program Coordinator.


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