Modern language courses (Arabic, Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, and Russian):
Modern language courses are included in the list of electives without prerequisites offered by the Faculty of Arts. If you have no prior knowledge of the language you wish to study, just register for the Elementary I level course. If you have prior knowledge of the language, follow the registration process for modern language courses,
which includes a placement test. To avoid delays when you register, complete the online placement test as early as possible, before the registration period begins.
English or French as a second language courses:
Students from all faculties who wish to improve their language proficiency in English or French can register for English as a second language (ESL) and French as a second language (FLS) courses, which range from beginner to high-advanced levels. To register for a second-language course
, follow the Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute (OLBI) procedures.