Western Continuing Studies


Social media is most powerful when you use it to tell personal stories, not to sell your products

Does your organization have a strategy plan to implement appropriate Social Media tactics?

Social Media Strategy will provide insight into why organizations should use social media and how to effectively implement social strategies. You will learn to integrate, execute, and evaluate social media tools as integral components of your organization’s overall marketing communications plan.

Social Media Strategy
Apr 6 & 7

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Turn Your Degree into a Career!

Applications Now Open!

Post-Degree Diploma Programs are designed for university students and graduates wanting specific knowledge, skills and experience necessary to move into an exciting career and meet the demands of today’s employers. A diploma complements your undergraduate degree and can help you reach your career goals by providing you with the skills that today’s employers demand.

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Historically, artists have often lived as social outcasts because of their unconventional lifestyles within the mores of a given time and place.

Not a Pretty Picture: Artists, Crime and Deviance

Join popular and award-winning instructor, Sonia Halpern for this course which is facilitated in partnership with and held at Museum London. For some artists, these lifestyles have included involvement in criminal or deviant acts which, in addition to their masterpieces, have often contributed to their enduring legacies. We will examine the involvement of selected artists in cases of sexual misconduct, violent crimes, and addictions, and look at how these biographies informed these artists' work.

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Empower your team

Professional Development That Empowers Your Workforce

The benefits to be gained by investing in corporate training and development include:

  • Increased morale and job satisfaction
  • Highly motivated employees
  • A flexible, creative, innovative workforce
  • Reduced employee turnover

As one of Canada's leading Universities, Western Continuing Studies offers industry-relevant corporate training programs to meet the needs your business. 

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Live the language and the culture!

Discover a whole new world of learning and make lasting memories while experiencing something totally unique.


Our French Immersion Week designed for adults allows you to learn the language while living the culture and life of Trois-Pistoles.

Morning classes focus on general language skills and vocabulary building for everyday communication, and the afternoon program features conversation groups, pronunciation workshops and cultural outings. The specially-planned excursions take you to amazing locations where you will enjoy the local way of life.

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Canada-Ontario Job Grant

Opportunity for companies to invest in their employees, with help from the government.

The grant will fund two-thirds of a worker’s eligible training costs (tuition, textbooks and materials) to a max of $10,000.  Training is from an eligible third-party trainer like Western Continuing Studies

The business must:

  • Contribute at least one-third of training costs
  • Employ the worker you plan to train
  • Be licensed to operate in Ontario and have insurance

More information and the application can be found at the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities