Academic Writing Skills prepares prospective students for admissions tests and to write well-structured essays.  This course uses Standard English materials, such as articles, which include both formal and informal English communication. Academic Writing Skills will help learners become proficient enough to write a 400-word essay on a social topic, a summary and an opinion within an allotted time.

• Analyzing passages for theme, main idea and supporting points
• Outlining ideas and arguments
• Writing five-paragraph essays
• Developing the elements of paragraphs
• Evaluating work

Level: Intermediate and higher

At the end of the course, registered international students who are interested to apply for Vanier College can take the Academic Writing Test to prove their English level is sufficient.

Monday & Wednesday, 6 pm – 9 pm
January 16 to March 6, 2019

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45 hours / $255 / ages 16+


Reregistration discount: A $30 discount is applied to the course fee of returning students who register before the deadline date indicated on the course-completion letter.

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