ESL Intensive

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Program delivery notes

Students taking in-person courses will need access to a laptop and wi-fi connection as some class meetings are held online.

What it costs for January 2023

Tuition costs listed are based on two seven-credit courses. All amounts listed are in Canadian (CAD) currency.

Your tuition and fees may vary depending on the number of credits and courses taken. If you are planning on taking a different course load, try our tuition and fees estimator to get an idea of how much it will cost you.

Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
$1,708 + $1,048.54 = $2,756.54
Total estimate $1,708 + $1,048.54 = $2,756.54

Visit Tuition and fees for more details on the various fees for your program.

Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
$4,698.12 + $1,048.54 = $5,746.66
Total estimate $4,698.12 + $1,048.54 = $5,746.66

Visit Tuition and fees for more details on the various fees for your program.

Grant funding may be available to qualified students. The Government of Alberta offers financial support called Foundational Learner Assistance.

Courses for January 2023

Not all courses are offered each academic year.

Note: The following courses may be delivered online. Email ESLonline@norquest.ca if you are interested in taking online ESL Intensive courses.

Credits needed for full-time status: 9 credits per term

English for Academic Purposes Courses, 7 courses
English for Specific Purposes Courses, 12 courses
Integrated Language Courses, 4 courses
Integrated ESL CLB 5 ESLG12153 credits
Integrated ESL CLB 6 ESLG12163 credits
Integrated ESL CLB 7 ESLG12173 credits
Integrated ESL CLB 8 ESLG12183 credits
Listening/Speaking Courses, 12 courses
Listening and Speaking 4000 ESLS40007 credits
Listening and Speaking 4100 ESLS41007 credits
Listening and Speaking 5000 ESLS50007 credits
Listening and Speaking 5100 ESLS51007 credits
Listening and Speaking 6000 ESLS60007 credits
Listening and Speaking 6100 ESLS61007 credits
Listening and Speaking 7000 ESLS70007 credits
Listening and Speaking 7100 ESLS71007 credits
Listening and Speaking 8000 ESLS80007 credits
Listening and Speaking 8100 ESLS81007 credits
Advanced ESL Listening ESLS78014 credits
Advanced ESL Speaking ESLS78004 credits
Reading/Writing Courses, 10 courses
Reading and Writing 4000 ESLW40007 credits
Reading and Writing 4100 ESLW41007 credits
Reading and Writing 5000 ESLW50007 credits
Reading and Writing 5100 ESLW51007 credits
Reading and Writing 6000 ESLW60007 credits
Reading and Writing 6100 ESLW61007 credits
Reading and Writing 7000 ESLW70007 credits
Reading and Writing 7100 ESLW71007 credits
Reading and Writing 8000 ESLW80007 credits
Reading and Writing 8100 ESLW81007 credits

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