Western Continuing Studies


Can you write and execute a communications plan?  Know what makes a good news story?

Learn proactive techniques that ensure your organization provides the best service possible to the media and  communicates its message effectively.

Media Relations

In this course you will learn how to develop a media relations policy, establish professional relations with the media, and write purposeful media releases that generate newsworthy content. This course provides you with the strategies needed to ensure a successful media relations program by preparing you for effective media conferences and interviews.

Two Day Workshop, December 4 & 5


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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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Are you interested in practicing your French while exploring and discovering Québec culture and its society?

French through Quebec Culture and Society

This course is designed for students who possess some French language background.  It will focus on listening comprehension and oral production related to different aspects of Québec culture and society  such as, geography, politics, history, arts, music and literature. 

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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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Achieve your goals, wherever you are ...

There are many things you can do from the comfort of your own home… but nothing may be as rewarding as finally achieving one of your goals. 

This winter, stay cozy indoors and take one of our online courses.



Online learning provides more flexibility by removing the limits of time and space.  You can study on your own schedule and stay more productive. 

Achieve your goals, wherever you are

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Winter and Spring 2015 Course Calendar

There’s never been a better time to invest in your greatest asset… you! 

Our Winter and Spring 2015 Course Calendar is available online now!

Featured on the cover, John Fyfe-Millar, student and advocate for lifelong learning.

Explore our Winter offerings

Explore our winter courses and professional certificates to find a program that is right for you!.

Winter Spring 2015 Course Calendar