Western Continuing Studies

Starting in Fall 2014


Online Learning


Ready to give your career a boost, explore a new field or pursue a passion? Let Western Continuing Studies help. Explore our fall courses and professional certificates to find a program that is right for you!.

Adult Education

Approaches to Teaching and Learning
Needs Assessment
Program Design Methods

Arts, Culture and Travel

In the Footsteps of the Impressionists: The Suburbs of Paris
The Mod Squad: Artists of the 20th Century


Crisis Communication
Media Relations
Social Media Fundamentals
Strategic Communication Planning

Conflict Management

Asserting Yourself Under Pressure
Collaborative Conflict Resolution
Facilitation Processes: Building Consensus and Creating Engagement
ADRN6205 Non-Neutral Mediation
ADRN6207 Shifting From Positions to Interests



Business French Writing

French at Noon: Beyond the Basics Part I

French at Noon: The Basics Part I

French for Healthcare

French for the Media

French: Beyond the Basics Part I

French: Beyond the Basics Part II

French: The Basics Part I

French: The Basics Part II

French: The Fast Track


Spanish: The Basics

Spanish at Noon: The Basics Part I


Developing and Leading Teams
Gender and Age Diversity in Leadership
Optimizing Change
The Effective Leader
The Leader`s Role in Resolving Conflict



Business Administration
Business Finance
Fundamentals of Accounting
Introduction to Human Resource Management
Introduction to Labour Management Relations
Organizational Behaviour


Modern Media
Principles of Marketing

Not-for-Profit Management

Effective Boards: Best Practices, Governance and Administration
Fundraising and Development
Grant Writing
Introduction to the Not-for-Profit Sector

Occupational Health and Safety Management

Accident Prevention and Investigation
Introduction to Environmental Issues for Occupational Health and Safety
Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety Legislation
Introduction to Toxicology for Occupational Health and Safety Management
Occupational Hygiene
Risk Assessment and Analysis

Project Management

Project Management: Five Month Accelerated Course
Introduction to Project Management: Scope, Schedule and Cost Planning
Project Leadership and Managing in a Team-Based Environment

Executing, Controlling and Closing Projects

Project Management Essentials

Western eLearn

French for Healthcare

French for the Media

Business French Writing


Copywriting that Persuades and Sells
Introduction to Fiction
Business Grammar and Style: Fundamentals of Writing
Presentations for Success