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Strategic Global Communication (Blended)

Postgraduate Certificate
3 months
Duration
8175 CAD/full
6530 CAD/full
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The Strategic Global Communication (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University will augment the credentials, skills, and knowledge of global communication professionals. 

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Overview

The Strategic Global Communication (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University responds to the call for strategic, intercultural and international, communication skills by non-government organizations (NGOs), public, private, and not for profit organizations.

Students will take a systems approach to leading community or organizational development, taking into consideration cultural, governance, and communication principles through the lens of globalization, multi and interculturalism.

Outcomes

  • Develop skills in organizational communication in areas such as; crisis management, corporate image, identity and reputation, organizational culture and culture change, leadership theories, social relationships and networks, communication audits, power and control in organizational life, conflict in organizations, ethics and values, and corporate social responsibility.
  • Learn to analyse organizational structures and management styles with a focus on culture.
  • Gain tools for professional and personal development in a diverse society and workplace.
  • Develop a rationale and framework for research projects
  • Discover how interdisciplinary research can be combined with cultural studies with communication, sociology, psychology, business, mass media, and developmental studies among other traditions.
  • Gain an insight into the historical and contemporary nature of issues and theories that have influenced the field of development communication and explore the complex relationships between communication and socioeconomic development, and the role that communication plays in promoting (or impeding) social change and development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Academic Integrity
  • Intercultural Theory and Practice
  • Organizational Communication and Culture
  • Communication for Development and Social Change

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

9 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a four-year (or comparable) undergraduate degree in a related field, with a minimum cumulative GPA of B (3.00/4.33), from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Normally, at least one year of work or volunteer experience, preferably in a leadership capacity. This experience should have immersed the applicant in a multicultural, intercultural, or international setting and fostered a basic understanding of intercultural communication.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8175 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8175 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.
  • National

    6530 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6530 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.

Funding

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