Community Leadership and Social Change Diploma

Faculty of Education, Health & Human Development
School of Access and Academic Preparation

Credential
Diploma

Program Highlights

Tuition and Fees Per Year

Domestic Students
Year Tuition Fees Total
Year 1$3,908 $1,201 $5,109
Year 2$3,908 $1,201 $5,109
Total$7,816 $2,402 $10,218

Note: Fees are subject to change. Some programs have fees for supplies and equipment that aren’t included in the estimate. To get an idea of what you’ll pay to study at CapU, try out our Tuition & Fees Estimator.

First Year

Total credits: 30.00

Required
CLSC 100Introduction to Community Development3.00 credits
CLSC 101Leadership for Community Building3.00 credits
CLSC 102Facilitation for Community Development Practitioners3.00 credits
CLSC 103Service Learning in Neighbourhood Context3.00 credits
CLSC 105Foundation Skills in Community Development3.00 credits
CLSC 200Digital Tools for Social Change3.00 credits
Breadth Requirements (see list below)12.00 credits

 

Second Year

Total credits: 30.00

Required
CLSC 201Community-Based Research3.00 credits
CLSC 202Program Planning and Management3.00 credits
CLSC 203Service Learning in Leadership Roles3.00 credits
CLSC 204Reflective Practice in Community Settings3.00 credits
Breadth Requirements (see list below)18.00 credits

 

Breadth Requirements

Required
CMNS 220Advanced Business Writing and Editing3.00 credits
ENGL 100University Writing Strategies3.00 credits
PADM 200Local Government Administration in BC3.00 credits
Electives 100 level or higher15.00 credits
Quantitative/Analytical Course (see approved list on the Capilano website)3.00 credits
Choose from the following list

Choose 3.00 credits from the following list:

ANTH 121Introduction to Social Anthropology3.00 credits
GEOG 100Human Geography: People, Places and Cultures3.00 credits
SOC 100Social Structures3.00 credits

 

Total program credits: 60.00

Important Dates

Note: Dates are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

BC Secondary School graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent; or Mature Student status; or completion of the Community Capacity Building Citation

Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.

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For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University 2018-2019 Calendar (pdf).

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Contact

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Student Information Services


604 984 4900
604 984 1798 (fax)
Birch Building, room BR230
CapUinfo@capilanou.ca

School of Access & Academic Preparation


604 983 7577
clsc@capilanou.ca