Develop the skills you need to succeed at Niagara College

AHMEDABAD SESSION

Dates: March 30-April 4 (you are required to attend every day) Time: 10am-4pm (daily) Location: Lemon Tree Premier; The Atrium — Off Nehru Bridge, Sabarmati River Front, Towards, Khanpur (get directions) Helpline: +91 97794 28866 (ask a question)

Note — Each day includes a one-hour break.

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CAPP is a mandatory program that is part of your tuition and fees at Niagara College, therefore, you must register for one of the various sessions happening across India as your next step in your admission and registration process for Niagara College.

Be prepared for Canada 

Canadian Academic Preparedness Program

Gain the skills you need to successfully adjust to your Canadian academic program.

The six-day CAPP program gives you knowledge of applied learning, academic integrity, classroom expectations, and the use of Niagara College's learning management system.

The program is delivered for six hours a day in a city near your home town in India.

Over the duration of the program, you develop foundational and core academic learning skills that enable a smooth transition to Niagara College.

"Start strong on your academic journey and learn how to thrive in Canada's applied education system." 

Satwinder Kaur Bains, Director, UFV South Asian Studies Institute Principal, Canadian Academic Preparedness Program 

Learning outcomes

Foundation skills

  • Understand the ethics and responsibility of academic integrity Be able to collaborate with peers to solve multidisciplinary problems
  • Access college resources and services required to support learning
  • Discuss college policies around student behaviour inside and outside the classroom
  • Identify college resources to support student health and wellness Describe the purpose of specific college documents (schedules, transcripts, timetables, etc.) 
  • Interpret a course outline to clearly understand classroom expectations and student responsibilities
  • Use Blackboard Learn or similar LMS to digitally engage with the course
  • Communicate professionally with university faculty and staff using email and other electronic platforms

Core academic skills

  • Use scholarly judgement when expressing cross-cultural comparisons and contrasts between various cultures and the Canadian college academic culture
  • Demonstrate effective group communication skills in class discussion and presentations
  • Use critical thinking, reading, and writing skills to reflect, question, evaluate, and apply preferred learning approaches
  • Apply college level active listening skills, effective reading strategies, and study techniques and methods
  • Select, organize, and implement specific learning strategies in the chosen discipline
  • Correctly use citations to reference sources

Attendance is required

CAPP is a mandatory program that is part of your tuition and fees at Niagara College, therefore, you must register for one of the various sessions happening across India as your next step in your admission and registration process for Niagara College.

For questions, please contact the Niagara College International Division India CAPP Helpline.

Dial +91 97794 28866