What This Program Gives You
As part of this three semester program you will study a range of academic subjects that will develop your English language, quantitative, analytical and interpersonal skills. These skills will provide you with the base for successfully completing an undergraduate degree.
Who is the Program for?
International students who want to study an undergraduate degree at Royal Roads University, but who do not meet the entry requirements for direct entry.
Sample Program Curriculum (September to June)
- Semester 1
- Foundations of Global Citizenship (9 credits)
- Listening Foundations
- Reading Foundations
- Speaking Foundations
- Writing Foundations
- Semester 2
- Social, Economic and Environmental Sustainability
- Canadian Studies
- Writing for Success
- English for Academic Purposes - Intermediate
- Semester 3
- Business Administration (BBA)
- Business of Tourism (BAGTM and BAIHM)
- Civic Engagement & Service Learning
- Academic Writing
- English for Academic Purposes - Advanced
Progress to Your Undergraduate Degree
Once you complete the program, and achieve the required grades, you will progress to the second year of one of the following undergraduate degrees at Royal Roads University:
Extra help with English
If you need to boost your English language skills so that you can meet the entry requirements for studying the International Year program, you can first study one or two terms of the Intensive English Program.
Study Plan Options
||Year 1 - Sem 1, 2, & 3
||January, May or September
||September* or January
*Includes a summer break during the pathway program.