What is English Academic Skills Experience (EASE)?
At VIU’s Powell River Campus (2 ferry rides north of Vancouver, BC)
EASE offers English as a Second Language students the opportunity to sample the university experience and Canadian small town life by taking Canadian English classes and ESL classes. Students enjoy a total immersion experience improving their language skills inside and outside the classroom. Students can combine English and ESL classes with other VIU courses, community activities, and volunteer placements.
English Academic Skills Experience (EASE)
- Take a morning English class with Canadian students
- Take 2 ESL classes (EASE core classes)
- With EASE core courses, you can improve your English and Academic Skills: Notetaking, Presentations, Essays, Studying, Test Taking
- Get the support you need from the Writing Centre, your Tutor, your Instructors, your Advisors or your Study Buddy
- Feel a part of our small campus and community
- Powell River's VIU campus is small and welcoming with 150 students
- The city of Powell River has 20,000 friendly Canadians