Preparatory Year Programs in Canada

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A preparatory year program is designed to help students prepare to take university level courses. It typically includes courses in reading, writing, and history. A heavy emphasis is placed on learning and interpreting foreign languages.

Canada is a North American country consisting of ten provinces and three territories. Located in the northern part of the continent, it extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean.

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International Baccalaureate (IB)

UWC United World Colleges
Campus September 2018 Canada Victoria

The IB Organisation (IBO) was founded in 1968. From the beginning, the IBO relied on UWC’s input and collaboration in light of UWC’s experience of providing progressive, intercultural education with an emphasis on experiential learning. The ties between both organisations remain closed today as the IBO celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2018. [+]

Preparatory Year Programs in Canada 2018.

UWC is a global education organisation that educates over nine thousand students from more than 155 countries each year. Almost four thousand of these students complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP), the most recognised global pre-university programme for students aged 16-19.

While the IBDP curriculum is at the core of academic life at each UWC school and college, UWC education goes above and beyond the requirements set by the IB programme. With a deliberately diverse student and staff body at each UWC school and college - with members from many different national, socio-economic, cultural, linguistic, political and educational backgrounds - UWC recognises that the curriculum has to allow for as many interpretations and perceptions as there are students in the programme, so that the students feel able to represent their own history and perspective authentically. The formal IBDP curriculum is therefore complemented by sessions on global issues and other activities fostering critical thinking and courageous engagement with the challenges faced by today’s world.... [-]


IELTS

Focus Education Centre of Canada
Campus Full time Part time 4 weeks September 2018 Canada Mississauga + 1 more

IELTS or International English Language Testing System is an International standardized test of English Proficiency. It is jointly managed by Cambridge ESOL Examination, the British Council and IDP Education Pvt Ltd. [+]

IELTS or International English Language Testing System is an International standardized test of English Proficiency. It is jointly managed by Cambridge ESOL Examination, the British Council and IDP Education Pvt Ltd.

Each day in the IELTS program you focus on one specific area. During the class you learn the skills and strategies you need to succeed on the day of the exam.

Being in a small class with an experienced instructor allows you to ask questions, practice and get the feedback you need to feel confident on the day of your exam.

Every week you write a practice exam under real exam conditions in order to see your progress.

Our flexible schedule allows you to spend more time on the skills that you need to improve the most, it also makes it possible for you to fit studying into your weekly schedule.... [-]


University Pathway Program

London Language Institute
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada London

London Language Institute is proud to offer a University Pathway Program for students seeking entrance into high school, college and university. [+]

London Language Institute is proud to offer a University Pathway Program for students seeking entrance into high school, college and university. LLI had developed a curriculum that prepares students for academic courses taught in English and has relationships with local high schools, colleges and universities across Canada and into the United States.

General admission requirements for university entrance:

Entrance to university can vary with minimum requirements typically asking for a 75% average in the last year of high school. This minimum will not meet requirements for all universities and programs.

Some of our university partners may require minimum GPA's over 88%. Admission to university is not solely based on GPA scores but also includes an assessment of the courses that were taken in the last year of high school. Some Majors require specific prerequisite courses.... [-]