Academic English

Class description

The Academic English course at LAB Vancouver is designed to focus on

  • Grammar Structures
  • Academic Vocabulary Building
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Academic Writing Skills

This course allows students to improve their reading skills and grammar accuracy in both spoken and written English.

In this class, a wide variety of reading texts are studied in detail. The diversity in content exposes students to a broad range of vocabulary and grammar, as well as literary forms.

Students practice reading comprehension and analyze relationships between words as they practice using new vocabulary in different contexts.

Grammar points are reviewed and close attention is paid to students’ grammatical accuracy during speaking exercises.

Course details

  • Course focus: Grammar structure, Vocabulary building, Reading comprehension, Writing skills

  • Hours per week: 15, 21 or 30 hours

  • Language levels: 6 levels, from Low Intermediate to Advanced

  • Maximum class size: 16 students (Average: 14 students)

  • Duration: 4 weeks

  • Classes start every month

Can be combined with another class to create a full-time program (30 hours/week)

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated July 4, 2019
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