Environmental Education and Communication, Postgraduate Certificate | Royal Roads University | Victoria, Canada
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Environmental Education and Communication

4 months
8380 CAD/year
6669 CAD/year
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The Graduate Certificate in Environmental Education and Communication from Royal Roads University introduces you to concepts, theories, strategies and practices that will help you communicate and educate with the earth in mind.


You understand that climate change and environmental sustainability are the most pressing problems of our time. You want to be part of the solution, and you want to develop the skills and confidence to connect people and ideas for positive change.

Whether you’re an educator who teaches about the environment or wants to do more, or an environmental professional who wants to convey information more effectively, you will develop solid communication and education skills to inspire and motivate individuals, organizations and communities.

This interdisciplinary Environmental Education and Communication program from Royal Roads University allows you to learn from your peers as much as your instructors. You’ll engage in online and on-campus classes, applied and team assignments and rich group discussions. And you'll reach a better understanding of the language, culture and concerns of environmental education and communication professionals.

Program outcomes

Once you have completed this program, you'll have skills in finding, and communicating, viable solutions to 21st century challenges. You'll be prepared to inspire change in a broad range of sectors, including communication, policy making, teaching, research and counseling.


Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Environmental Communication
  • Developing Environmental Understandings
  • Learning Theory and Program Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 4 months

Start dates & application deadlines



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four-year (or comparable) undergraduate degree in a related field, with a minimum GPA of 'B' (3.00/4.33), from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Normally, at least two years of relevant work or volunteer experience.
  • Applicants who meet the degree requirement, but not the GPA requirement, will normally be required to complete "Academic Writing and Critical Thinking" several weeks prior to starting the program and obtain a minimum final grade of B (73%).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8380 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8380 CAD per year during 4 months.
  • National

    6669 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6669 CAD per year during 4 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.


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.

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