• Post-graduate diploma
  • This program is being offered on a Part-Time basis, on weekday evenings between 6 PM and 9 PM. Please note that if you apply to take any individual course in this program, your application will be for the full-time program. Acceptance into the full-time program does not obligate you to complete any further courses.
  • Online / Manitou a bi Bii daziigae, Exchange District Campus, Winnipeg 
  • Students can apply to join the program in the next academic term (September or January)
  • Laptop delivery (bring your own laptop)
  • Special selection program
  • 2023/24 Course Dates:
Fall 2023COMM-3058 Advanced Media Strategy
COMM-3059 Professional Practice
COMM-4053 Business for Communicators 2 (note: pre-requisite courses COMM-3053 and COMM-3059)
3 credit hours
3 credit hours
6 credit hours
Aug - Dec 2023 (dates TBD)
Aug - Dec 2023 (dates TBD)
Aug - Dec 2023 (dates TBD)
Winter 2024COMM-3056 Stakeholder Engagement
COMM-4004 Communication Analysis and Impacts (note: pre-requisite courses COMM-3053, COMM-3056, COMM-3057, COMM-3058, COMM-3059, COMM-3060
COMM-4005 Communications Leadership (note: pre-requisite courses COMM-3053, COMM-3056, COMM-3058, COMM-3059, COMM-3060)
6 credit hours
3 credit hours

3 credit hours
Jan - Apr 2024 (dates TBD)
Jan - Apr 2024 (dates TBD)

Jan - Apr 2024 (dates TBD)

Communication Management provides business, project management and leadership training tailored to professional communicators. In it, graduates of Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations programs and other professional communicators develop a deeper understanding of why and how business decisions are made – making them a greater asset to workplace teams, projects, and management. Program graduates are equipped with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience to lead communication projects and teams in a professional setting.

Please note that this program is offered part time in the evening. Courses are offered online, weekday evenings from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. 

Undeclared Part-Time Students - An Undeclared Student is an applicant who would like to take courses for professional development or general interest and is not seeking a credential. Students are restricted to taking a maximum of 2 courses per term, and after successfully completing 4 courses they must apply and be admitted to a program before registering for additional courses. If you would like to register as an undeclared student, please click here.

For further information on this program contact Melanie Lee Lockhart at mleelockhart@rrc.ca

Graduate Profile

The Communication Management post-diploma graduate will be able to:

1. Develop and manage strategic communications within a variety of organizations and environments.

2. Manage communication operations to achieve organizational goals.

3. Plan and manage strategic communication projects.

4. Manage personal and professional abilities.

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