Certificate in Communication

This certificate creates an opportunity for interested students to gain specialized expertise and recognition for a personal and professional commitment to enhanced communication skills.

With the certificate, participating students can establish communication expertise through courses that expand on communication practices in contexts beyond engineering, deepen theoretical understanding of communication, and facilitate professional development in writing, oral communication, and critical thinking.


Course Requirements

Students in the Communication Certificate must successfully complete a minimum of three of the following courses:

APS281H1 Language and Meaning
APS320H1 Representing Science on the Stage
APS321H1 Representing Science and Technology in Popular Media
APS322H1 Language and Power
APS323H1 Writing Lab
APS324H1 Engineering and Social Justice
APS325H1 Engineering and Science in the Arts
APS445H1 The Power of Story: Discovering Your Leadership Narrative
INI304H1 Critical Thinking and Inquiry in Written Communication
INI305H1 Word and Image in Modern Writing
INI310H1 Editing

Further details on obtaining an Undergraduate Engineering Certificate are available here .