Program Overview

This course covers the essential skills needed for writing paragraphs, emails, essays, reports and letters. Students are grouped according to their writing level. Spelling, grammar, sentence structure, word order, vocabulary, punctuation and different writing styles are all included.

DaysTimes DurationTuition
Saturday9:00 AM – 1:00 PM6 weeks$160

Other fees:

Registration fee: $50.

If you are interested in this course, please call the office at (604) 684-2325.

Learning Outcomes

Develop skills for writing paragraphs, essays, academic/business reports, emails, letters and creative writing (topics vary in each 6 week section)

Improve spelling, grammar, sentence structure, word order and punctuation

Expand vocabulary and learn to use different styles of writing

Entrance Requirements

Have proven English proficiency of at least a Canadian Language Benchmark of 1+.  Students will be placed in a level specific General English class based on their English assessment scores or proof of English proficiency.

Before registering for a course, students will need to provide proof of English proficiency. This can be done by providing a valid IELTS, TOEFL, CLBPT or CELPIP score or by taking LCC’s free online English assessment. 


Our General English Course (with a duration over 6 months) have been approved by the Private Training Institutes Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education

For more information about our designation, including an approved program list, please click here.

How to Apply

Step 1

Review the entrance requirements.
If needed, take the free online English assessment. 

Step 2