EAP 550

  • Online delivery
  • U of A south campus

An inten­sive course designed to assist stu­dents whose first lan­guage is not Eng­lish in attain­ing the aca­d­e­m­ic and com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills nec­es­sary for them to become effec­tive, inde­pen­dent par­tic­i­pants in grad­u­ate stud­ies at an Eng­lish ‑lan­guage uni­ver­si­ty. Course con­tent is inter­dis­ci­pli­nary and focus­es on acquir­ing a prac­ti­cal under­stand­ing of and pro­fi­cien­cy in approach­es to crit­i­cal think­ing, research method­olo­gies, and pre­sen­ta­tion skills. The course also allows for cul­tur­al reflec­tion, facil­i­tat­ing the tran­si­tion­al process, and help­ing inter­na­tion­al grad­u­ate stu­dents to suc­ceed in a North Amer­i­can uni­ver­si­ty set­ting. Stu­dents should have com­plet­ed EAP 140 or have a min­i­mum score of 69 TOE­FL iBT or 6.0 IELTS.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Offered:


Fall courses: all online

All courses will be delivered online, including many that were previously unavailable in the online format.

If you do see a program on our website announced as an in-person or downtown Edmonton offering, please disregard the format – but not the program. There will be no in-person offerings through the Faculty of Extension for the Fall term.

Get ready to keep learning! Register for a course and join us online this Fall.

Online learn­ing, south campus

Online courses are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

All of us at Extension are looking forward to welcoming you to our virtual classrooms this season with courses that are tailor-made for online delivery. Join us!
Weekday daytimes (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
Jan 6, 2021Apr 23, 2021
Jan 6Feb 26
Monday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Tuesday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Wednesday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Thursday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Friday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Saturday

Sunday

Mar 8Apr 23
Monday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Tuesday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Wednesday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Thursday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Friday

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Saturday

Sunday

Textbooks

Required

Academic Writing For Graduate Students (3Rd Ed.)

ISBN 9780472034758

UofA Book­store: 780.492.4215, www​.book​store​.ual​ber​ta​.ca

Required

Grammar Choices For Grad. And Professional Writers

ISBN 9780472037315

UofA Book­store: 780.492.4215, www​.book​store​.ual​ber​ta​.ca

Class info
Online learn­ing, south campus

Online courses are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

All of us at Extension are looking forward to welcoming you to our virtual classrooms this season with courses that are tailor-made for online delivery. Join us!
Weekday daytimes (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
Jan 6, 2021Apr 23, 2021
Jan 6Feb 26
Monday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Thursday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Friday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Saturday

Sunday

Mar 8Apr 23
Monday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Thursday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Friday

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Saturday

Sunday

Textbooks

Required

Academic Writing For Graduate Students (3Rd Ed.)

ISBN 9780472034758

UofA Book­store: 780.492.4215, www​.book​store​.ual​ber​ta​.ca

Required

Grammar Choices For Grad. And Professional Writers

ISBN 9780472037315

UofA Book­store: 780.492.4215, www​.book​store​.ual​ber​ta​.ca

Class info
Looking for different course dates?

New course schedules are released each June and November.

  • 2 scheduled
  • Online delivery


Fall courses: all online

All courses will be delivered online, including many that were previously unavailable in the online format.

If you do see a program on our website announced as an in-person or downtown Edmonton offering, please disregard the format – but not the program. There will be no in-person offerings through the Faculty of Extension for the Fall term.

Get ready to keep learning! Register for a course and join us online this Fall.