Postgraduate Certificate Blended

Strategic Global Communication (Blended)

Royal Roads University

3 months
8339 CAD/full
6661 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. 


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.


  • 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:

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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines



Academic requirements

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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

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  • International

    8339 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8339 CAD for the full programme during 3 months.
  • National

    6661 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6661 CAD for the full programme during 3 months.

Living costs for Victoria

1490 - 2092 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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