English for Computing Systems
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English for Computing Systems Program
This four-week English for Computing Systems program, designed for both new and experienced computing systems students and experts, offers specialized language and professional development in an immersion environment. Participants will engage in a dynamic learning experience that combines language, culture, learning, and community in a stunning campus environment at Trent University in Peterborough, Canada.
Through a content-language integrated learning approach, this experiential program will help computing systems students and professionals to expand their language within the IT context.
Trent ESL is located on Trent University’s beautiful Symon’s Campus along the banks of the Otonabee River in Peterborough, Ontario. The natural setting of Trent’s 1400 acres of trees, open fields, streams, and lush forest provides a unique learning and recreational environment.
Peterborough, among one of the friendliest cities in Canada, is a wonderful place to live, learn, and gain memorable experiences. Living with homestay hosts carefully selected by our partner, Canada Homestay Network, participants can always feel safe, and with Toronto only 90 minutes away, enjoying the big city experience is easy.
Make the Trent ESL English for Computing Systems Certificate Program the highlight of your summer.
Why Trent ESL for Computing Systems Professionals?
“Trent ESL's English for Computing Systems program stems from a growing demand for English language proficiency in specific academic and professional contexts. Developing language skills within a specific area of expertise facilitates collaboration and exchange internationally within the sector, so that ideas can advance together."
Cath D'Amico, MA
Director, Trent International
- Experiential learning: visiting local IT enterprises and meeting local IT professionals
- Content and language integrated learning in English for Computing classes
- Qualified, professional and experienced instructors
- Opportunities for sightseeing
- Delivery by Trent ESL, an accredited Languages Canada member program since 2007
English for Computing Systems topics may include:
- Social Media
- The Internet of Things
- Online Identity
- Artificial Intelligence
- IT project management
- Project collaboration skills