Take learning to the next level

Improve your English and take college credit courses! This course is ideal if you are interested in art and media and want to try out a few courses or if you want to study more than just English while you are in Vancouver. If you are on a gap semester from your university or college in your home country, this program gives you great study abroad experience. After you improve your English, you select a specific applied arts area to take 4 courses (12 credits). When you take your college courses, you will be in classes with regular fulltime college students. Bonus: your credits are 100% transferable to a fulltime program at LaSalle College Vancouver. This is a unique study abroad opportunity with a LaSalle College Vancouver - Applied Arts Essentials Certificate upon completion!

Course structure

Part 1: General English or Academic English classes (8 - 24 weeks)

Monday to Thursday

General ou Academic English classes
(15, 21 or 30hr/week)

Part 2: Applied Arts Essential Certificate (11 weeks/one college term /12 credits)

Course length

Minimum of 19 weeks (8weeks English Program +11 weeks Certificate Program. You can book longer if your English is lower than required.
Free Pre-arrival English test is available to assess your English level to determine the duration of your English program before the college Certificate Program at LaSalle College Vancouver.
Your Fridays include our signature Free Friday Activity or a specialized class.

Minimum Age

19 years old

Recommended level

LCI Language School Level 5/Intermediate

Start dates

Please contact us for the start dates

Experience required



This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Post-Secondary Education and Future Skills. As such, PTIB did not review this program.

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