Get prepared for College

Starting or returning to college is a big step and the transition into post-secondary can be challenging. The Langara Student Success Course (LSSC) prepares you for academic life at Langara and introduces you to key supports available on campus and online.  

 

Accessible 24/7

Spring course is accessible from December 5, 2023- April 5, 2024.

The LSSC is available to you through your Brightspace account – and it’s free! The LSSC is accessible 24/7 and includes a team of student ambassadors who share fantastic information about being a successful student at Langara.

What do you get in this course?

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  • understanding of what to expect in a college classroom
  • tools to be successful in your studies
  • strategies to study effectively
  • new organizational and time management skills
  • early access to virtual student information sessions  


Make the most of your time at Langara

Start today. We recommend you complete the LSSC course before your classes start to make the most of your time at Langara. Students who complete the course have higher grades and accomplish more throughout their studies. To access the LSSC, see the step-by-step instructions at the bottom of the page.

Win a gift card. Access your LSSC on Brightspace for details.

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LSSC Information Table with our Student Ambassadors 

Drop by the LSSC Information Table in the Library to chat with the student ambassadors

  • February 7, 12:00-2:30PM
  • February 8, 1:30-3:30PM
  • February 12, 11:30-2:00PM
  • February 16, 1:30-3:30PM
  • February 26, 11:30-2:00PM
  • February 29, 1:30-3:30PM

Ask questions, get information and meet other students. Talk about whatever's on your mind.

 

Attend virtual information sessions 

Meet Langara staff and our LSSC Student Ambassadors and learn about:

  • What is the LSSC & how can it help me get ready for the new semester? 
  • Intercultural considerations for a diverse campus
  • Making the most of the Langara Library and Academic Success Centre 
  • LSSC Student Ambassador tips for getting through your first semester 
  • Effective groupwork for diverse teams 

Please check back in April for Summer 2024 sessions. 

 

Steps to access the Langara Student Success Course (LSSC)

The Langara Student Success Course (LSSC) is an initiative at Langara delivered to students online through Brightspace. The goal of the LSSC is to strengthen your skills for academic life at Langara and introduce you to key resources and opportunities available at the College.  

The self- registration for LSSC Spring 2024 ends on March 5, 2024. 

New Students

If you are a new student, you will automatically be enrolled in the LSSC course accessible through the homepage after you log into Brightspace ». Use your Computer User ID to log in.

Get instructions to set up your computer ID ».

Current Students

1. Log in to Brightspace ».

 

2. On the homepage, click on Self Registration near the upper left.If you are not on the homepage, you will not see the "Self Registration logo". Please click on the Langara logo to return home.

 

3. Select the LSSC-1000 – Langara Student Success Course Spring 2024 from the Self Registering Course Offerings list.

Course offerings for Spring 2025

 

4. Confirm registration by clicking on the Register button.

Course info Spring 2024

 

5. You are now registered for the course. Please check your email for confirmation.

 

Questions? Contact the LSSC Team

 lssc@langara.ca

 

Join the conversation

Start following Langara on your favourite social media channels and join the conversation. We are most active with student engagement on Instagram and Facebook, but you can also find us on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, TikTok, and Snapchat.

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