Courses and Calendars

Universal Advance Academy Courses and Calendars

新开发的在线课程 Newly Developed Online Courses

The many native LMS models of online course development devalues learning experience but the instructor-led online course is really a true alternative to offline learning with physical classrooms in our campuses. During this pandemic 2020, we can do better by building online courses together.

The purpose of the series of summer schools is to address the special needs various topics below.

“Chinese Writing Class 中文写作班”

Summer School Program 暑期班

We launch an Online Summer Chinese Writing class to develop students’ writing skills and how to writing a good article. We will teach how to write a good composition of statement norms, correct rhetoric, clear logic, and true feelings. We are in the New Media age, where children are good at writing, no matter what their future careers are. Writing will be an important skill to master for their success in life.

The whole course consists eight session, twice a week, 1.5 hours each time. The class is scheduled every Tuesday and Friday – from 10:00 am to 11:30 am abd to starts in July 3rd, 2020.




“Mastering Stroke & Mnemonics Chinese Characters 活用笔画,巧记汉字”

Fun Series Courses 趣味系列之二

The second newly developed online special course “Mastering Stroke & Mnemonics Chinese Characters 活用笔画,巧记汉字” is now available. It is the new member to our Fun Series Courses introduced recently. The Course is also not substitute to any offline class but a unique approach to provide methodology to recognize and to memorize Chinese Characters for vocabulary building. Chinese characters are the system of symbols used to write Chinese. Let students no longer writing Chinese characters as an obstacle, but become an interest in learning. The “Mastering Stroke & Mnemonics Chinese Characters 活用笔画,巧记汉字” course will only last 6 weeks. The next available class starts 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm on every Wednesday from July 8th, 2020.

新开发的在线课程称为Fun Series 趣味系列“活用笔画,巧记汉字”是帮助孩子认识汉字结构,从偏旁字形入手,趣味性引导。利用思维导图,启发思考,联想记忆。加强对汉字的认知和理解,来达到记住汉字书写的目的。让同学不再把汉字书写成为障碍,而变成学习的兴趣。流畅的书写在使用平板或手机汉字输入时,也可不再依赖只能由发音来选字的现象,增加偏旁部首的使用,达到全面掌握汉字的功效。

“活用笔画,巧记汉字”课程将只持续6周。课程计划从7月8 日至 8 月 12 日的每个星期三下午 3:00 – 下午 4:30。需要的同学请立刻报名!

“Fun Pinyin 趣味拼音”

Fun Series Courses 趣味系列之一

A first newly developed special online course known as “Fun Pinyin 趣味拼音” will be your choice for additional effects and make significant change in your mandarin pronunciation. The course is not substitute to any offline classroom but an important area especially of the language for who do not speak mandarin at home on daily basis. Pronunciation – “Pinyin” is an integral component of overcall Mandarin listening and speaking skills in addition to reading and writing.

Unlike our other regular traditional and mix online/offline classes, The “Fun Pinyin (趣味拼音)” course will only last 6 weeks only. The Next available class starts 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm on every Friday from July 3 to August 7, 2020.

Summer class: 3pm-4:30pm every Friday July 3 – August 7, 2020

环球中文学校在线课程“Fun Pinyin趣味拼音”是帮助孩子标准普通话发音的课程,知识性趣味性相结合让孩子喜欢并很快提高。该课程不能替代任何平日中文课程,但它是一个重要的环节,特别是对不说普通话的家庭。除了阅读和写作之外,拼音的正确发音及掌握四个声调是普通话口语的重要组成部分。

“趣味拼音”下一期课程也将持续6周。课程计划从 7 月 3 日至 8 月 7 日的每个星期五下午 3:00 – 下午 4:30。需要的同学立刻报名!

欢迎咨询热线 604-782-9207 或 604-787-9207。


Courses and Tracks

UAA/UCS offers Mandarin courses from K,level 1 to 12 (ages 5 to adult). All students will be assessed and assigned to appropriate classes. The School also offers challenge examination tutorials, PIN YIN and Adult Conversation classes. Staffing with experienced and qualified teachers, we choose textbooks written specifically for students use Chinese as a second language in accordance to the British Columbia School Board curriculum. We teach simplified Chinese Characters and use Traditional Chinese Characters for reference purposes only.

There are six (6) campuses in total. The main schools are in Surrey and Langley open every Saturday. The other four (4) campuses are located in Langley City, Fraser Heights, White Rock/South Surrey, and North Vancouver/West Vancouver.  They open every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.



电话Phone: 604-782-9207,voice/text 604-787-9207

Locations and Addresses

Surrey Fraser Heights Campus 台湾村
16060-108 Avenue, Surrey(Fraser Heights Secondary)
Times: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Tuesday), 上课时间: 星期二 下午6:00 – 8:00

White Rock – South Surrey Campus 白石南素里
1785 148 St, Surrey(Semiahmoo Secondary School)
Times: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Wednesday), 上课时间: 星期三 下午4:00 – 6:00

* NEW! * 兰里第二新校区 Langley Second Campus 兰里二校 
20686 84 Ave, Langley City(Yorkson Creek Middle School)
Times: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Thursday), 上课时间: 星期四 下午6:00 – 8:00

兰里校区 Langley First Campus 
7755 202A St, Langley City (Peter Ewart Middle School)
Times: 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM (Saturday), 上课时间: 星期六 下午1:30 – 4:00

Surrey Fleetwood Main Campus 素里总校 (P, K至十二年级)
16065 – 88 Avenue, Surrey(St. Matthew’s Elementary School)
Times: 9:40 AM – 12:10 NOON (Saturday), 上课时间: 星期六 上午9:40 – 12:10

北岸新校区 North Shore Campus(北温 North Vancouver & 西温 West Vancouver)
1860 Sutherland Ave, North Vancouver (Sutherland Secondary School)
Times: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM (Thursday), 上课时间: 星期四 下午5:30 – 7:30


School Calendar

Our school year generally runs from early September to mid or late June of the following year. We operate a two-term school year.
Autumn term runs from early September to mid January (half term falls in late October). Spring Term runs from early January to mid June (half term falls in early April). At the end of each half term, in October, April, there is a mid-term exam for all grades exception may apply.

The summer holiday begins in mid Jun. In the month of July and August, we offers youth Summer Camp in China and immerse yourself in Chinese language and culture, whilst making new friends from all over the world. Under the supervision of our staff, students will improve their Mandarin, take part in cultural activities, and explore various places a safe environment.

秋季从9月初到1月中旬。春季从1月初到6月中旬。在 10 月和4 月,设有期中考试。


Online/Offline School Schedule Updates

There is a current outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease. This outbreak has been classified as a global pandemic. HXMS and UAA’s Mandarin courses online will remain as the replacement to our all schools and campus until it has passed. 目前冠状病毒(COVID-19)疫情下,环球中文学校的网络中文(普通话)课程已成为我们学校各校区的主要教学渠道。Please see the updated online course scheudle below -effective from April 2020 to August 2020.

K-G3 Saturday 10:00 am – 12:00 noon, G4 Saturday 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm

 G5-G12 Saturday 10:00 am – 12:00 noon, G1 Saturday 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

G1-G2 Tuesday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm, G2-G3 Wednesday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

** CAUTION !!! All campuses offline classes temporary cancelled. 所有校区线下课程暂时取消 **

The offline classes and schedule is no longer valid during the Pandemic period (effective from 2020 spring break until further announcement).

素里总校 Surrey Fleetwood Main Campus (Saturday 9:40 AM-11:40 AM)
2020/21 School Year, Term 2020 Fall & 2021 Spring School Calendar 

兰里校区 Langley First Campus (Saturday 1:30PM-3:30PM)
2020/21 School Year, Term 2020 Fall & 2021 Spring School Calendar

台湾村 Fraser Heights Branch School (Tuesday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM)
2020/21 School Year, Term 2020 Fall & 2021 Spring School Calendar

白石南素里 White Rock/South Surrey Branch School (Wednesday 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM)
2020/21 School Year, Term 2020 Fall & 2021 Spring School Calendar

兰里第二新校区  Langley Second Branch School (Thursday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)
2020/21 School Year, Term 2020 Fall & 2021 Spring School Calendar

北岸新校区 North Vancouver & West Vancouver Branch School Calendar (Thursday 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM)
2020/210 School Year, Term 2020 Fall & 2021 Spring School Calendar