If English is your second or additional language, English Language Tutoring can provide you with excellent short-term or ongoing support to develop your reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills for success in your program and profession. English Language Tutoring is delivered in-person at NDC or EDC, or online. You can access up to 60 minutes/week of support for the duration of your academic program.
There are two English Language Tutoring options: Short-term and Ongoing.
Short-Term English Language Tutoring:
Students can book a 30-minute English Language Tutoring session for specific, immediate needs, such as working on an assignment or preparing for a presentation. Students can book up to 2 sessions/week. Learn more about how to book Short-Term English Language Tutoring here.
Students should consider Short-Term English Language tutoring if they:
Ongoing English Language Tutoring:
Students can access ongoing 30- or 60- minute English Language Tutoring sessions each week with the same tutor to improve the specific language tasks they are struggling with in their program.
Students should consider Ongoing English Language Tutoring if they want:
To request Ongoing English Language Tutoring, please complete the Tutoring and Coaching Request Form. An Academic Success Centre staff member will contact you within two business days.
Please be aware that while we can help you with developing strategies to develop your language skills, we will NOT complete your assignment for you and are NOT a proofreading service.
Whether through short-term or ongoing tutoring, English Language Tutors work with students individually to focus on improving the specific language skills and tasks they are struggling with in their program. This includes: