Academic English Course (AEC)

Age: 18+
Course Length: 4 Weeks
Schedule: 9:00 to 12:00, Monday to Friday
Classes: 15 Hours / Week
Minimum Level Required: Intermediate
Levels Offered: Intermediate, High

AEC is designed for students who would like to develop the essential skills for success at an English medium of instruction university and study in a challenging environment. Students focus on developing critical reading, oral presentation, seminar discussion, note taking, essay writing, and research skills through a combination of classroom learning and individual research. Students should also expect to complete reading and writing assignments outside of class time.

Suggested Afternoon Course: TOEFL Preparation or IELTS Preparation

Evaluation and Certificate

At the end of the Academic English Course, students receive a personalized evaluation and those who succeed are rewarded a certificate of course completion from University of Toronto, New College.

Sample Daily Schedule
8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 – 12:00 Academic Fundamentals Course (AFC)
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 15:00 or 16:00 Afternoon Course
18:00 – 19:30 Dinner
20:00 – 22:30 Evening Event (optional)