Each ELIP level is 12 weeks and focuses on developing reading and listening comprehension, as well as oral and written communication.
ELIP Foundation - Introduces students to the organizational principles of paragraph structure.
ELIP 1 - Familiarizes students with academic skills such as note-taking, summarizing, and structured writing.
ELIP 2 - Expands on students' syntactic and discourse patterns while further building upon student's academic writing and presentations skills.
ELIP 3 - Advances students' accurate use of English structures and enhances academic skills, including developing persuasive writing and critically extrapolating and synthesizing information.
Successful completion of ELIP 3 meets University of Windsor English proficiency requirements for both undergraduate and graduate admissions.
*Students participate in a placement test upon their arrival. A valid standardized test score (CAEL, IELTS, TOEFL, etc.) may be considered in support of a student's language profile.