This is Langara. VIEWBOOK 2017-2018
3 ABOUT LANGARA 4 LANGARA AND MUSQUEAM 6 OPEN ENROLMENT, LIMITED ENROLMENT, AND CONTINUING STUDIES 5 CREDENTIALS 8 PROGRAMS AND COURSES 10 ARTS 12 BUSINESS 14 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 16 HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 20 HEALTH 22 FLEXIBLE STUDY OPTIONS 24 STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES 26 ACTIVITIES AROUND CAMPUS 28 ATHLETICS & INTRAMURALS 29 STUDIO 58 30 COST OF TUITION 32 APPLICATION PROCESS 33 ADMISSION DETAILS 34 THE LANGARA CAMPUS 36 LANGARA AND SUSTAINABLITY 37 TRANSIT OPTIONS This is not just a college. It’s a springboard. It’s a catalyst. It’s conversations as well as lectures. Students instead of numbers. A compass to help you navigate the great beyond. It’s not the start, or the finish. It’s a makeover for your mind. This is Langara. The college of higher learning.
Located in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Langara College provides Open Enrolment, Limited Enrolment, and Continuing Studies programs and courses to more than 21,000 students annually. Our range of offerings lets you choose your own educational path. We offer three bachelor’s degrees, a variety of associate degrees, diplomas, certificates, and citations, as well as post-degree diplomas and certificates. We are Langara. The college of higher learning. The college of higher learning. ABOUT LANGARA Welcome to Langara and our community of learners. We are honoured to be known as snəw ̓eyəɬ lelə , a name given to us by the Musqueam First Nation on whose unceded territory the College is located. snəw ̓eyəɬ lelə means house of teachings , a fitting name for a college that has long encouraged a culture of exploring new ground, digging deeper, and striving further. We are constantly investigating ideas and transforming thoughts. You and your experience at Langara are important to us. Whether you are on a set path or navigating your way through a sea of options, you will be surrounded by thinkers, collaborators, and mentors. Start your journey here, and we’ll see you along the way. UNLIKE ANY OTHER We provide a well-crafted launching pad to take you closer to your academic, career, and personal aspirations. We do this by offering: • Tailored learning experiences in small classes • Passionate and knowledgeable instructors • Rigorous and innovative curricula • An expansive range of more than 1,000 courses • Opportunities for hands-on industry experience • Affordable tuition • Open enrolment • Support services around every corner VIEWBOOK 2017-2018 3 2 #THISISLANGARA
MUSQUEAM NAME FOR PRESIDENT TROTTER In 2014, Langara installed its third President and CEO, Dr. Lane Trotter. As part of the installation ceremony, Musqueam gave him a name in their language – Takaya, which means wolf. In 2015 the President’s regalia was altered to incorporate traditional Musqueam blanket patterns and wolves, as designed by Musqueam artist Debra Sparrow.
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