Dialogue and Civic Engagement Certificate

Become a powerful catalyst for meaningful social and organizational change. Our professional part-time program can help you build the skills to design and implement engagement strategies that deepen a shared understanding of the issues at hand, are more responsive and accountable to participants and stakeholders, and ultimately build more support for outcomes.

Overview

Courses: 10 + practicum
Completion time: 8 months
Location: Online, Vancouver
Next info session: Wed, 30 Mar 2022 8:00 AM PDT

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Why this program?

  • Study with a professional network of peers who work in diverse contexts
  • Receive mentorship, support and feedback from instructors who are experienced practitioners
  • Design and implement your own engagement project through the program practicum
  • Earn Continuous Professional Learning credits to maintain your Planning Institute of B.C. membership
  • Graduate with a certificate that confers SFU alumni status

Format

Part-time

Location

Online (Vancouver beginning Mar 2022)

Program completion

8–36 months (from start date of first course)

Program dates

Sep–Apr

Course duration

1–3 days (7–22.5 instructional hours)

Course work

6–10 hours/week

Schedule

Daytime (Pacific Time)

Learning materials

Course materials included

Cost

$375–$700/course
$950 practicum
$75 program application fee

Application info

No application deadline. Take individual courses and apply to the program at any time.

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Application requirements

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Mature students who do not meet this requirement may qualify with at least 5 years of appropriate experience
  • English Language Requirements

Register for individual courses at any time, with the option to apply to the program later.

Course Name
Start Date
Location
Instructor
Cost
Seats
Available
Action
Start DateTue, Nov 30, 2021
LocationOnline
Cost$540.00
Seats Available4
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Start DateTue, Jan 11, 2022
LocationOnline
Cost$375.00
Seats Available4
ActionRegister
Start DateTue, Jan 25, 2022
LocationOnline
InstructorChris Corrigan
Cost$375.00
Seats Available6
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Start DateTue, Feb 8, 2022
LocationOnline
InstructorSarah Hay
Cost$375.00
Seats Available5
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Start DateWed, Mar 9, 2022
LocationVancouver
Cost$700.00
Seats Available1
ActionRegister
Start DateFri, May 27, 2022
LocationOnline
Cost$540.00
Seats Available23
ActionRegister

Enroll in the certificate program to:

  • Track your progress in your student account
  • Access potential tax credits
  • Be eligible to graduate when you finish

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