Birmingham International Collegiate of Canada is a private high school with credit-granting authority per the Ontario Ministry of Education. BICC provides students with education at a superior academic level in an environment that fosters a positive self-image and encourages development of the student at the highest level. We strive to educate and equip our students to become leaders and valuable representatives in the Canadian and international community. We believe that superior education is needed in order to succeed in our very competitive environment. Our highly qualified and dedicated staff is committed to providing students with the highest quality instruction, in a well-resourced environment necessary for optimal learning. Our smaller class sizes ensure personalized attention and our teachers strive to motivate, inspire and challenge students every day in class. We are proud to say that BICC students are conscientious, inquisitive, empathetic, and rational learners.
In addition to our EAP Program, we offer IELTS Preparation Courses that delve deep into the four modules of the IELTS Test: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. Our highly qualified instructors aim to help students really understand the core components, providing valuable tips and strategies to improve students' IELTS band scores.
We also offer Summer and Winter Camp English Programs. Our courses are between two to six weeks in length and aim to improve students' listening, reading, writing and overall communication skills. Our Summer and Winter Camp Programs are extremely fun and interactive, aiming for students to fully immerse into the Canadian culture while improving their general English skills.
BICC offers three levels of English for Academic Purposes (EAP). The courses are each 300 hours long. The courses run full-time for 12 weeks, 25 hours per week, 5 hours per day. The BICC EAP courses provide students with the complex and sophisticated English language skills required for academic success in an English speaking College or University.
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