Power English

Niagara College is pleased to announce the launch of its Power English online classes this Spring 2020 term.

Five different online workshops are available to choose from that focus on popular competencies to help students with their future career, postsecondary classroom or your everyday life in an English-speaking environment. These non-credit classes are delivered through weekly modules in the evening.

Program Details

Persuasion Power
Debates and Persuasion – Mondays 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm EST

Course Code: ENSL1050C

Start and End Date: Monday, June 8 to Monday, August 10 (Note – 1 Missed class Civic Holiday August 3)

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 12, 2020 at 12:00 AM EST

 

Term 

Spring 2020 

Entry Requirements 

IELTS 5.0 or Duolingo 81 or completion of NC’s Level 4 EAP or Level 5 EAP

Dates 

Start Date: Tuesday, June 08, 2020  

End Date: Monday, August 08, 2020 

Delivery 

Online Synchronous 

Number of Workshops 

Cost of Each Workshop

$300.00 CAD

Length of Each Workshop 

20 hours (2 hours X 10 weeks) 

Increased critical thinking skills, enhanced teamwork and collaboration skills and greater self-confidence are all benefits you will acquire through debating.  In this workshop series, you will debate on a broad array of academic of topics, utilizing various persuasive techniques. You will research, plan and debate a wide variety of topics. 

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Pronunciation Power
Pronunciation – Tuesdays 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm EST

Course Code: ENSL1051C

Start and End Date: Tuesday, June 09 to Tuesday, August 11

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 12, 2020 at 12:00 AM EST

Take your English to a higher level by learning tips and tricks on how to speak like a native speaker of English!  In this workshop series, you will learn to produce clear, fluent speech by pronouncing and enunciating effectively.  Each workshop will focus on a different pronunciation topic, and you will have the opportunity to engage in activities and conversation to improve your accuracy and comprehensibility. 

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Precision PowerGrammatical Accuracy and Complexity – Wednesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm EST

Course Code: ENSL1052C

Start and End Date: Wednesday, June 10 to Wednesday, August 11 
(note – 1 missed class Canada Day, July 1)

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 12, 2020 at 12:00 AM EST

Accuracy is key when you are trying to get your message across to others.  Correct grammar is essential to help others understand you clearly and to avoid misunderstandings.  In this workshop series, you will learn grammatical structures and have the opportunity to practice them in conversation.  Each week, you will discuss different topics while utilizing appropriate and accurate grammatical structures and expressions. 

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Presentation Power Presentations – Thursday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm EST

Course Code: ENSL1053C

Start and End Date: Thursday, June 11 to August 13

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 12, 2020 12:00 AM EST

Delivering powerful presentations is a valuable skill to have in both the academic and workplace environments.  In series of workshops, you will develop and deliver collaborative academic presentations on complex topics and present with confidence.  You will have the chance to deliver presentations, using effective body language, eye contact, facial expressions and other essential techniques.

 

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Power English VocabularyVocabulary and Slang – Friday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm EST

Course Code: ENSL1054C

Start and End Date: Friday, June 12 to August 14

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 12, 2020 12:00 AM EST

Express yourself the way you really want to and communicate your ideas clearly by having a better vocabulary.  In this workshop series, you will learn a variety of methods that will help you to remember, organize and utilize new vocabulary.  You will participate in a variety of vocabulary activities and games. 

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Questions? Our Inquiry Response Team is always here to help and can be reached at [email protected] or using the LIVE CHAT feature on our website.