Fundamentals for Success

Are you a non-native English speaker who wants to improve your English skills? We offer part-time adult class, called Fundamentals for Success, that focus on specific skill areas. Benefits include small class sizes, highly qualified instructors and interactive lessons that meet your specific learning needs.

Fundamentals for Communicative Success

This class has been designed to build key communication strategies for everyday situations. The aim is to help you further develop your speaking skills in terms of both accuracy (pronunciation) and fluency. As well, you will focus on building your listening comprehension skills. You will have opportunities to work independently and collaboratively, in pairs and small groups. The small class size will ensure opportunities for individualized instruction.

This class focuses mainly on your speaking skills. 

  • Benefit from English classes that suit your specific learning needs.
  • Boost your confidence speaking in English through fun, interactive exercises, such as role playing, interviewing, expressing your opinion on a variety of current topics, etc.
  • Learn practical, everyday English for real-life situations, such as how to make appointments, how to inform your employer that you will be absent due to illness, etc.
  • Improve your grammar and vocabulary that you will use in social conversations.
  • Develop your fluency and pronunciation skills.
  • Become familiar with cultural norms of social communication in Canada.
Semester Duration Days and Times Cost
Winter 2019 A Jan 14-Feb 13 Monday/Wednesday $300
Winter 2019 B Feb 18-Mar 20
No class Feb 18
Monday/Wednesday
Spring/Summer 2019 A May 20-Jun 19
No class on May 20
Monday/Wednesday
Spring/Summer 2019 B Jun 24-Jul 24
No class on Jul 1
Monday/Wednesday $600
Fall 2019 A Sep 23-Oct 23
No class Oct 14
Monday/Wednesday
Fall 2019 B Oct 28-Nov 27
No class Nov 11
Monday/Wednesday
Winter 2020 A Jan 20-Feb 19 Monday/Wednesday
Winter 2020 B Feb 24-Mar 25 Monday/Wednesday

(Please note fees and dates are subject to change without notice.)

*There will be no class on Nov.12, 2018.


Fundamentals for Writing Success

This class focuses mainly on your writing skills.

  • Benefit from English classes that suit your specific learning needs.
  • Boost your confidence writing in English for real-life situations, such as composing an assertive letter of complaint, drafting proper emails, etc.
  • Learn the foundation for writing in English, including grammar, spelling, proper sentence and paragraph structure, and essential vocabulary.
  • Develop your pronunciation through pre-writing exercises, such as discussions about in-class readings and topics like community service, popular culture, etc.
  • Gain access to online resources that will help you with your writing, plus your listening, speaking and pronunciation skills.
  • Become familiar with cultural norms of writing in Canada.
Semester Duration Days and Times Cost
Winter 2019 A Jan 16-Feb 14 Tuesday/Thursday $300
Winter 2019 B Feb 21-Mar 21
No class Feb 19
Tuesday/Thursday
Spring/Summer 2019 A May 21-Jun 20 Tuesday/Thursday
Spring/Summer 2019 B Jun 25-Jul 25 Tuesday/Thursday $600
Fall 2019 A Sep 24-Oct 24 Tuesday/Thursday
Fall 2019 B Oct 29-Nov 28 Tuesday/Thursday
Winter 2020 A Jan 21-Feb 20
No class Feb 18
Tuesday/Thursday
Winter 2020 B Feb 27-Mar 26 Tuesday/Thursday

(Please note fees and dates are subject to change without notice.)
 

Register Now

To register for any Fundamentals for Success class, complete and send the Fundamentals for Success Application Form to ESL@uregina.ca