UBC Future Global Leaders Online

Program

UBC Future Global Leaders Online

Take the Next Step Toward Your Future

UBC Future Global Leaders Online is a new pre-university summer program for high school students ages 15–18. Although our on-campus in-person program is suspended for 2020, we want to help students like you succeed at university and beyond - no matter where you are.

For more information on UBC Future Global Leaders Online, download our information flyer.

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Your Guide to Getting into a Canadian University

Nov 2 – Nov 22, 2020

Put your best foot forward when you apply to a Canadian university. Learn what it takes to create a convincing and memorable application – and find out what admissions officers look for in prospective students. Discover what you can do today to get into the university of your choice.

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Register by Oct 30.

Academic Writing Toolkit for ESL/EAL Learners

Nov 2 – Nov 22, 2020

Is English your second language? Gain the specialized English language skills you need to write at a university level if English is an additional language for you. Build your academic vocabulary, learn sentence structures and paragraph transitions, and understand plagiarism and how to avoid it.

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Register by Oct 30.

An Interactive Learning Experience at a Top-Tier University

  • 30 hours of online modules
  • You are online 8-10 hours per week. No need to be online at set times - study at your own pace - as long as you finish by the last day
  • Login anytime from anywhere
  • Engaging and easy-to-use learning technologies
  • Connect with students from around the world
  • Chat online one-on-one with your instructor
  • Receive detailed feedback on assignments
  • Earn a certificate of completion from UBC

Before starting this course I had no idea what I wanted to do in university or where to go. Taking this course helped me identify courses and complete my personal statement. As I enter grade 12, I am less stressed about the application process and excited for my future.

– Student, Your Guide to Getting into a Canadian University, Summer 2020

I think the course is very good, including the course content, assignment feedback, and even the course website page.

– Student, Academic Writing Toolkit, Summer 2020

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