Algonquin College

Site: Woodroffe Campus

Service: Language Institute

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Description and Services
Description (Service) English as a Second Language (ESL) * courses will improve English communication skills * offered during the day, on a part-time basis during the afternoon and evening * all students registered in this course have access to the Multimedia Language Lab

French as a Second Language (FSL) * courses will improve French communication skills * all students registered in this course have access to the Multimedia Language Lab

Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) * free English as a Second Language full-time day program for Landed Immigrants and Convention Refugees * funded by Immigration, Refugees, Citizenship Canada (IRCC) * for assessment call YMCA-YWCA Language Assessment and Resource Centre (LARC) at 613-238-5462

Occupation-Specific Language Training (OSLT) * free training course teaches Canadian terms and words used in a specific profession and introduce newcomers to cultural norms of the Canadian workplace

Teacher of English as a Second Language/Foreign Language (TESL/FL) * the specialized knowledge and skills in the area of TESL/FL methodology, instructional techniques, syllabus design and evaluation

American Sign Language * this program is designed for persons who wish to acquire a thorough foundation in Deaf Culture and American Sign Language * participate in some activities in class as well as in the deaf community
Hours Administration Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm * Fri 9 am-4 pm * program hours days, evenings, weekends
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Candidates must have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or the equivalent or be 19 years of age or older * placement test required before registration * view the website for criteras specific to programs
Application Registration is at the Registrar's Office or online through OnCourse
Languages English
Fees Service - Variable, refer to the College calendar or OnCourse on the website.
Service Categories English as a Second Language ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; French as a Second Language ; Language Instruction ; Sign Language Instruction
Waiting List Some programs are restricted; there are waiting lists for over-subscribed programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-727-4723 ext 5700
E-Mail languages@algonquincollege.com
Website www.algonquincollege.com/languages/
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Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Nepean
Address & Map
Woodroffe Campus
1385 Woodroffe Ave, Rm B442
Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8
 
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Intersection Woodroffe Ave and Navaho Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lots * parking meters * parking permits
Other Details
Established 1967
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888260643 RR0001 (The Algonquin College Foundation); 888550845 RR0001 (Board of Governors of the Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology) ; Fees - Tuition fees
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Resources Various * College calendar * onCourse
Resources Website, College calendar and onCourse
Accreditation Yes, by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development

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