English Courses in Vancouver

LEVELS CSLI’s courses are developed for 12 levels of English from Beginner to Advanced:

+ Beginner Level                1, 2, 3 and 4
+ Intermediate Level          5, 6, 7 and 8
+ Advanced Level               9, 10 and 11
+ Proficiency Level             12

Students will receive an assessment test and an interview on their first day. Courses will be assigned to students according to their Speaking, Listening, Reading, and Writing skills.

EVALUATIONS
There are weekly in-class and monthly one-on-one evaluations to help students review their progress with their teachers. A study plan service is also available for long-term students.

Class hours

Beginner to Advanced students can choose how intensively they want to study by taking a full-time program (30 hours/week) or part-time program (15 hours/week).

FULL-TIME PROGRAM (30 hours/week)
Full-time students can choose two courses, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.
Full day   9:00 – 4:00

PART-TIME PROGRAM(15 hours/week)
Part-time students can take one program in the morning or afternoon:
Morning      Part-time 9:00 – 12:00
Afternoon   Part-time 1:00 – 4:00

FRIDAY SCHEDULE (Activity options and academic classes)
On Fridays, CSLI offers many out-of-school and in-school activities for students to participate and learn English outside of class room settings.
Full-time students can take two half-day activities or one full-day activity as part of their program. Part-time students can take one half-day or full-day activity as part of their program.
The Friday schedule varies depending on the options students choose. Academic class options are also available from 9am to 12 noon and 12:30pm to 3:30pm inside CSLI.

TIME TABLE (Monday – Thursday)

HoursFull-timePart-time
(Mornings)
Part-time
(Afternoons)
09:00 – 10:30ClassClass
10:30 – 10:50Social timeSocial time
10:50 – 12:00ClassClass
12:00 – 01:00Lunch timeLunch timeLunch time
01:00 – 02:30ClassClass
02:30 – 03:00Social timeSocial time
03:00 – 04:00ClassClass

 

CSLI’s unique Curriculum

The CSLI curriculum is designed to balance structure and course options. We have a great selection of English courses that allow students to focus on their areas of interest and overcome their weaknesses. Students select the courses they are interested in and create tailored full-time programs that match perfectly with their needs. Students have the flexibility to change their program weekly (some exceptions may apply) which allows them to get the most out of their experience at CSLI.

CSLI’s curriculum is divided into three key components: Conversational, Academic and Activity Component
CSLI Unique Curriculum

Language Levels

CSLI’s English courses are developed for 12 levels of English from Beginner to Advanced. Students will receive an assessment test and an interview on their first day. Courses will be assigned to students according to their Speaking, Listening, Reading, and Writing skills.

English CoursesBeginner
1 – 4
Intermediate
5 – 8
Advanced
9 – 12
Start Date
Practical ConversationEvery Week
Listening & PronunciationEvery Week
Academic EnglishEvery Month
IELTS preparationSpecial Dates
University Pathway ProgramEvery Month
Diploma ProgramsBeginner
1 – 4
Intermediate
5 – 8
Advanced
9 – 12
Start Date
English for Effective Communication (EEC)Special Dates
Business EnglishSpecial Dates
Listening & Accent ReductionSpecial Dates
Special ProgramsBeginner
1 – 4
Intermediate
5 – 8
Advanced
9 – 12
Start Date
Senior ProgramSpecial Dates
Customized ProgramsSpecial Dates
Private LessonsSpecial Dates