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Methods of Instruction

LaSalle College is reinventing the way it teaches with a permanent remote learning offer


Remote learning is now a major component of our program offering. LaSalle College offers different methods of instruction so that you can enjoy the full experience right from home. Several initiatives have been implemented to ensure you get an unparalleled student experience, on campus or online.

Find the method of instruction that works best for you – whether you’re trying to save on transit fees, you live far away, you want to take classes from the comfort of your own home or you’re trying to find that perfect work/life balance. You can study with us from your home! 

Find the method of instruction that meets YOUR needs!

Consult the page of the program of your choice to discover the instruction methods available.

  • 1

    Blended e-learning


    Fun and flexible, e-learning adapts to your lifestyle!

    Take your classes 100% online using two different learning tools:

    • Interactive independent learning material (asynchronous)
    • Virtual live guided sessions with your tutor and other learners (synchronous)

    Using the Microsoft Teams Classes platform, you’ll be able to access the material as often as you like and meet your tutor in a virtual classroom two evenings a week.

    This learning method is flexible and adapts to your family and work obligations.

    Advantages

    • Earn an AEC recognized by the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur (MEES).
    • Schedule your schooling around your work and family obligations, while meeting your program deadlines.
    • Get the support you need through live virtual support sessions with your tutor and other learners.
    • Keep up your pace by attending two weekly evening support sessions held on the same days each week.

    Who is it for?

    These short AEC courses are designed for employees, job seekers, parents or employees on parental leave who:

    • Want to upgrade their skills and get a better position.
    • Want to retrain for a different career.
    • Wish to have flexibility during their studies.
    • Do not want to travel to downtown Montréal.
    • Live out of town, in another province, or even another country (in a time zone that allows them to attend the weekly evening support sessions).

      Read more about blended e-learning!

  • 2

    Real-time remote learning


    Get recognized training provided by a teacher in real time without having to leave the house!

    Training provided entirely in distance mode, with a teacher and in real time (synchronous). Two attendances per semester may be required on campus for a maximum of 15 business days, to help you bond with your teachers and classmates.

    With the Microsoft Teams Classes platform, you’ll be able to attend classes in real time. You can discuss with your teacher and fellow students, view presentation documents and do practical exercises on your own or with a team.

    Advantages

    • Earn a diploma (DEP, AEC or DEC) recognized by the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur (MEES).
    • Save money on travel and spend less time in traffic.
    • Take the class in real time and on a set schedule, in the comfort of your own home, at a coffee shop or even at work.
    • Attend live classes given by passionate teachers with experience in the industry.
    • Have live discussions with your teacher and fellow students.

    Who is it for?

    Real-time remote learning is a great option for those who:

    • Do not wish to travel to downtown Montréal.
    • Wish to develop their skills in order to obtain a higher position or for professional reconversion.
    • Live out of town, in another province, or even another country (in a time zone that will allow them to follow a set schedule).
    • Are interested in taking a class in real time and on a set schedule, in the comfort of their own home, at a coffee shop or even at work.

  • 3

    Hybrid


    Complete a recognized training, given by a teacher online, while taking advantage of our modern facilities, in hybrid mode!

    Training that combines real-time remote learning and on-campus learning modes. Some of your classes will be offered in classrooms on the Montreal or Laval campus, while others will be offered remotely, but in real time and on a fixed schedule.

    With the Microsoft Teams Classes platform, you’ll be able to attend classes in real time. You can discuss with your teacher and fellow students, view presentation documents and do practical exercises on your own or with a team.

    Some or all of the group may also attend classes in real-time remote learning. Exams may require your presence on campus.

    Advantages

    • Earn a diploma (DEP, AEC or DEC) recognized by the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur (MEES).
    • Save money on travel and spend less time in traffic, as your training will be offered, in part, by remote learning.
    • Take advantage of our modern facilities and state-of-the-art equipment for the more technical courses that require on-campus attendance.
    • Attend live classes given by passionate teachers with experience in the industry.
    • Have live discussions with your teacher and fellow students.

    Who is it for?

    Real-time remote learning is a great option for those who:

    • Are enrolled in technical programs that require them to be on campus on a regular basis; students will thus have access to specialized equipment and facilities.
    • Wish to have an experience made up of social interactions, both with their teachers and with other students, but who occasionally wish to avoid travelling.
    • Be involved in student life and participate in person in extracurricular activities.

  • 4

    On-campus


    Get recognized training in a classroom with a creative atmosphere and cutting-edge technology!

    All your classes will be on the Montréal or Laval campus (on-site) and on a set schedule.

    Advantages

    • Earn a diploma (DEP, AEC or DEC) recognized by the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur (MEES).
    • Take all your classes on campus, on a set schedule.
    • Take advantage of our modern facilities and cutting-edge equipment.
    • Attend classes given by passionate teachers with experience in the industry.
    • Have face-to-face discussions with your teacher and fellow students.
    • Enjoy the exciting student life and extracurricular activities on campus.

    Who is it for?

    This method of instruction is ideal for students who:

    • Are enrolled in technical programs that require them to be on campus on a regular basis; students will thus have access to specialized equipment and facilities.
    • Love interacting with their teachers and fellow students.
    • Want to experience student life and participate in extracurricular activities.

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