Inlingua Victoria College of Languages welcomes you! We are located in beautiful, safe, exciting Victoria, Canada on the west coast. Our newly renovated and modern college is located right in the heart of downtown Victoria within minutes of shopping, restaurants, historical sites, nightlife, the city harbour and wonderful Pacific Ocean exploration.
Inlingua Victoria is proud to be a member of the Inlingua International Schools of Languages, with more than 315 language schools around the world. The Inlingua method of language training has been perfected with over 45 years of experience. Over half a million amazing students learn English and other languages with us every year.
Our energetic teachers always have new and exciting ways to help students improve their English, and they are experienced and engaging! We have a very friendly and active team that provide students with support throughout their study program. We regularly plan social events and travel for our students to experience all that they can. You will be sure to make many friends here while learning English! Come by for a visit and we’d be happy to show you around!
The General English Courses are designed for learners of all levels and have an emphasis on speaking, communication and a high level of learner participation. The goal is to improve your accuracy and fluency as you move up the levels from beginner to advanced plus. These courses will give you the skills you need to communicate effectively in English, and will provide a strong foundation of grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing, and spoken English.
Course Length: 1-52 weeks (available all year)
Start Dates: Courses start every Monday.
Full-Time Course Selections:
Full-Time English Course: 24-26 hours per week Full-Time Intensive English Course: 30-32 hours per week
On the first day of arrival students will take a written and oral placement test to determine their inlingua Level of English. Students can also take our online test before their start date in order to plan their study period.
The course is designed to prepare students for entering a post-secondary institution. The primary focus is on academic reading and writing skills. The modules include: note-taking, sentence structure, paragraphs, research, essay format, report format, power point presentations, referencing, test taking, study skills and time management. Daily lessons include grammar and vocabulary building as well as the writing/reading skills. Students will be using a variety of authentic texts and writing samples at the appropriate level.
Focus on Writing: An intensive English language program that focuses on improving writing skills for academic purposes through assigned projects (presentations, articles, essays, reports, & exams).
Writing Workshop: Includes vocabulary building and short writing assignments to improve overall writing skills.
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS), a standardized proficiency exam, has become the world’s most popular English language test for academic, employment and immigration purposes. This course will not only allow you to successfully pass the IELTS exam, but will also help you build the confidence to engage in new and interesting activities, and increase your chances of being accepted into your desired college or university. Language exercises, practice tests, and lots of opportunities to practice your skills will allow you to excel across all four language skills – listening, reading, writing, and speaking.
Our teachers have many years of experience and they specialize in training students for test-taking as well as providing useful techniques. Students will develop confidence in their English skills as they prepare for the IELTS exam.
inlingua Victoria guarantees success and a higher test score.
Students can begin classes every Monday
FULL TIME: Monday- Thursday 9am-2:45pm; Friday 9am-1:45pm
PART TIME: Wednesday 6:30-9:30pm; Friday 3-6pm
Inlingua Victoria has a beautiful Student Residence for students who prefer to live with other students and would enjoy a more independent living accommodation option.
The residence is located at 3816 Hobbs Street in Victoria, BC and is only a short 5 minute walk to the ocean and beach, shopping,...read all
Shared bedroom with one other student with Wi-Fi, shared TV with Cable TV, bathroom, kitchen, common rooms and on-site parking.
Utilities included: Heat, hot and cold water, electricity, shared cable TV, and Wi-Fi.