About this course

Start Date

May 14, 2024

End Date

August 20, 2024




Ontario College Credit

Loyalist College

About the program

This course can be taken individually or as part of the ECE Leadership Certificate. If you’re interested in pursuing the ECE Leadership Certificate, inquire with our coordinator. 

Students taking this course will be introduced to the study of intercultural communication, focusing on topics such as media, levels of communication, gestures and microaggressions. Students will learn how they can apply principles of intercultural communication to their daily lives and how they can understand and appreciate cultural differences relating to communication. The main objective of this course is to gain an understanding of varied communication styles, tools, and methods to help improve communication in the workforce. As part of the course, students will communicate with classmates on the Discussion board about current readings related to Intercultural Communication. This course will be of interest to workers in health services, education, human resources, and business as well as those people who want to enhance their communication skills and expand their understanding of intercultural communication. 


Must be 18 years of age or older



Meet your coordinator(s)

Our dedicated program coordinators are here to help you succeed, both in and out of the classroom.

Anthony Leek

Kenora campus
(807) 468-3096

Have questions? Connect with a coordinator!

Have questions about this course? Contact a coordinator directly or submit your question(s) below and a program coordinator will reach out to you.


I appreciated that the courses were offered online, when I could make them work with my schedule. It was very straightforward to enroll and if I did have a question, it was answered quite quickly.
Crystal Cain
SGEI Continuing Education Student

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