"Content is king." "The medium is the message." "A picture is worth a thousand words."
These adages spark your curiosity because you're fascinated by how humans send and receive information.
You know communication influences every facet of our modern lives — culture, politics, society, digital media, commerce, arts.
In the Master of Arts in Professional Communication, you'll study strategy and theory underpinning the expansive field of communications.
You'll examine all the ways people encounter messages and how these messages influence behaviours, beliefs and outcomes. You'll sharpen your skills and tactics to lead — and achieve — your organization's strategic communication goals.
Advance your career
You can continue working while you take this blended learning graduate program.
Unique to programs of this kind in Canada, Royal Roads' Master of Arts in Professional Communication allows you to apply what you're learning immediately through practical projects and your own place of work.
As a graduate of the Professional Communication program from Royal Roads University, you'll have the education — and credential — you need for professional advancement. You'll be well positioned to seize new career opportunities and move ahead in your organization.
- Communication and Culture in Organizations
- Communication Theory
- Communication, Culture, Media and Technology
- Strategic Digital Communication
- Research Process and Methods in Communication
- Media Production
- Conflict Analysis and Management
- Research Paper
- 24 months
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DisciplinesBusiness Administration Digital Communication View 40 other Masters in Digital Communication in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Completion of a four-year (or comparable) undergraduate degree in a relevant field, from a recognized post-secondary institution.
- Evidence of having sufficient knowledge, skills and abilities to complete a demanding academic course of study at a master's level
- Normally, at least two years of work or volunteer experience, preferably in a leadership capacity.
International33146 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33146 CAD per year during 24 months.
National26301 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 26301 CAD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Victoria
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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