English as a Second Language (ESL) Courses
We offer 10-week regular courses during the Fall and Winter sessions as well as intensive sessions from May to August.
Language training courses lasting ten weeks, offered during the regular Fall and Winter sessions.
Semi-Intensive sessions are offered during the months of May, June, July and August.
Class Document Correction
Editing and correction of presentations, exams, course notes, etc.
Benefits from the assistance of an OLBI language professor when planning class activities or while preparing for the Employee Language Assessment.
All requests for tutorials must be presented to the Coordinator. After the needs assessment, an application form for bilingual funding will be sent to the requesting professor who must forward it to his or her dean for approval.
Competency Evaluation Services
OLBI's Language Testing Services administer language tests to evaluate your proficiency in your second language.
Group training sessions can be customized to your specific needs (i.e. maintenance, research presentations, etc.).
Private consultations for pronunciation. Full-time professors only. Limited space.
Writing courses are offered to professors in order to enrich their English writing skills for academic publications.
OLBI reserves the right to cancel any course with insufficient course enrolment. It is therefore essential that you register as soon as possible
For any questions, contact Sylvie Bhookun at 613 562-5800, ext. 2218 or by email at profbil@uOttawa.ca.
If you don't know your language level, contact Huguette Bourgeois, Coordinator for language services by telephone at 3406 or by email at: Huguette.Bourgeois@uOttawa.ca.