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Global Village Vancouver

Vancouver, CA
888 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
4.30
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Be bold and change your world, study English at GV Vancouver.

In 2015 Global Village Vancouver celebrated the landmark of having
taught English to students from all over the world, for 25 years. The mix of students include those from Asia, Europe, the Middle East and South America.

It is one of Canada’s largest and most reputable schools. There are 40 well equipped classrooms which fill up very quickly, as Canada is such a popular destination.

The school offers high-security Wi-Fi to make online learning safe. They also boast 3 multi-media labs with 50 computers to make it easy for students to get on line. A lively social atmosphere is enjoyed by students, some of whom make use of the garden terrace.

Average class size is 12 students but not exceeding 15. The school was winner of the 10 best English Schools for 4 straight years 2010 to 2014. They offer onsite translation for many languages including Japanese, Polish, Russian and Tagalog.

Courses

Teachers see the classroom lessons as one part of the learning
experience when students study at GV Vancouver. The turnover rate is very low at the school, meaning that teachers get to know and support each other.

This gives consistency making it easier to maintain excellent learning programmes and good vibes throughout the school.

The staff are all highly qualified and all have university degrees. A
variety of activities are organised every day to help students practice
speaking English in natural settings.

They are committed to making the experience of studying in Vancouver a special one for students.

Type of courses

This course is suitable for students who are aged 16 years and over, whether they are new to the English language or more advanced speakers. More students register for this course than any other, as it concentrates on the core skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening.

Students have said that their English language skills improve fast while they studied at GV Vancouver. Students can book 10-30 lessons at a time depending on how much they need to improve. Teachers ensure that students pronounce words correctly, and use them in the right context. This course is the foundation of the higher level courses.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: Lessons run between 08:45 a.m. and 15:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Lesson duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: Yes

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Skills in English is vital for the world of international business. This course aims to prepare students for that world, because it will help with their communication skills. Students learn how to communicate with clients.

They study management and international business, and polish their marketing skills. Competence in conducting meetings and giving presentations is important, students are instructed in all these areas. Classes on this course are usually very small, allowing students to develop their business language skills quickly. They will also become confident in business settings and know how to construct letters and emails in the right format.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: Lessons run between 08:45 a.m. and 14:10 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Lesson duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: Yes

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This is one of the full time courses designed to prepare students for study at university level. The programme involves academic reading to prepare students for the kinds of situations they will face once they get to university.

They will learn strategies that will help them in exams. Students have said that they ‘have seen dramatic improvements in their ability’, while studying at GV Vancouver. Students are tested on their ability to study at a higher level, and they will receive all the counselling and advice they need to help them succeed.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: Lessons run between 08:45 a.m. and 14:10 p.m. Monday to Friday

Lesson duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: Yes

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This course provides useful preparation for students who want to study at an academic level. It is an essential requirement for those who want to attend a university in Canada. At GV Vancouver students can be confident that they will get all the help and practice they need to succeed.

Most of the teachers at the school are certified examiners, so students who study the course can be confident when taking the tests. Study includes the core skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening. There will also be practice tests to make sure students feel ready to take their exams.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: Lessons run between 08:45 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Lesson duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: Yes

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Choose a course

General - 20 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £201
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
General - 25 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £216
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
General - 30 Lessons per week (Super intensive) Starts from £231
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
Business - 25 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £432
Duration
45mins class
Duration
2 - 16 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
TOEFL - 25 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £864
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 12 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
IELTS - 25 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £432
Duration
45mins class
Duration
2 - 12 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
FACILITIES

  • Global Village Vancouver Social Calendar
    Social Calendar
  • Global Village Vancouver IT Lounge
    IT Lounge
  • Global Village Vancouver Free Internet
    Free Internet
Location
888 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada

GV Vancouver is situated in a cosmopolitan area. It is very easy to get around, the cities TransLink consists of a network of buses, a seabus and skytrain. Vancouver is ranked one of the cleanest and best cities to live, in the world. There are snow-capped mountains and views out to the Pacific Ocean. And there are many attractions to engage students outside the classroom. They include the Vancouver art gallery and Museum of Anthropology. Throughout the year there are many festivals. The school has an activities co-ordinator responsible for organising events to complement classroom lessons.

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