Continuing Education

Public relations

Fundamentals of Public Relations

Cost: $275

This course introduces the basic principles of creating and promoting a persuasive message. Course participants will also explore traditional PR strategies as well as the new possibilities afforded by social media platforms.

This course is part of the Public Relations certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Abbotsford campus

Sep 1226 | 80265, 5 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:30–9:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Social Media & Digital Citizenship

Cost: $275

This course explores the techniques needed to communicate effectively and to participate as a digital citizen using social media. Web-based communication tools, such as Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, are an essential part of a communication strategy.

This course is part of the Public Relations certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Abbotsford campus

Oct 10-24 | 80266, 5 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:309:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Public Speaking

Cost: $275

This course provides an introduction to the principles and practice of public speaking. The course will cover how to select appropriate content, narrow the focus, organize for greatest impact on the audience, and use vocal variety and delivery techniques.

This course is part of the Public Relations certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Abbotsford campus

Nov 721 | 80267, 5 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6:309:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Building a media kit

Cost: $105

This workshop provides the first steps to developing materials intended for distribution to potential clients, news outlets, and business associates as a way to increase familiarity with the public relations practitioner and the organization. Participants will learn to write and present materials that promote professional representation.

This course is part of the Public Relations certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Abbotsford campus

Dec 2 | 80268, 1 session, Sat, 9 am–2:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
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Registration for fall courses starts June 30

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