English Courses in Vancouver
CSLI has 12 levels of English from Beginner to Advanced:
+ Beginner Levels 1 to 4
+ Intermediate Levels 5 to 8
+ Advanced Levels 9 to 12
Students are given written and oral assessment tests on their first day of classes. 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. A study plan service is also available for long-term students.
Beginner to Advanced students can choose how intensively they want to study by taking a full-time program or a part-time program.
FULL-TIME PROGRAM (30 hours/week)
Full-time students can choose two courses, one in the morning and one in the afternoon (e.g. Practical Conversation in the morning and Academic English in the afternoon).
Full day 9:00am – 4:00pm
PART-TIME PROGRAM (15 hours/week)
Part-time students can choose one program in the morning or in the afternoon:
Morning Part-time 9:00am – 12:00pm
Afternoon Part-time 1:00pm – 4:00pm
New! PART-TIME EVENING PROGRAM (5 hours/week)
Tuesday + Thursday EVENING 6:00pm – 8:30pm
4 week sessions
TIME TABLE (Monday – Thursday)
|09:00 – 10:30||Class||Class|
|10:30 – 10:50||Social time||Social time|
|10:50 – 12:00||Class||Class|
|12:00 – 01:00||Lunch time||Lunch time||Lunch time|
|01:00 – 02:30||Class||Class|
|02:30 – 03:00||Social time||Social time|
|03:00 – 04:00||Class||Class|
New! PART-TIME EVENING SCHEDULE
Tuesday + Thursday. 20 hours per four week session.
|06:00 – 08:30||Evening Class||Evening Class|
FRIDAY SCHEDULE (Activity options or academic classes)
On Fridays, CSLI offers many out-of-school and in-school activities for students to participate in and learn English outside the classroom setting.
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 Fridays for students who want to stay in the classroom setting.
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 has 12 levels of English from Beginner to Advanced. Students are given written and oral assessment tests on their first day of classes. Courses will be assigned to students according to their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.
1 – 4
5 – 8
9 – 12
|Practical Conversation||Every Week|
|Listening & Pronunciation||Every Week|
|Academic English||Every Month|
|University Pathway Program||Every Month|
1 – 4
5 – 8
9 – 12
|English for Effective Communication (EEC)||Special Dates|
|Business English||Special Dates|
|Listening & Accent Reduction||Special Dates|
|Job Readiness||Special Dates|
|IELTS Preparation||Special Dates|
1 – 4
5 – 8
9 – 12
|Senior Program||Special Dates|
|Customized Programs||Special Dates|
|Private Lessons||Special Dates|