Career and Professional Development

Program Details


Graduate Diploma in Leadership

Objectives

The Leadership Program focuses on developing leadership competencies and tools to better manage and lead people, including innovative leadership practices and skills to lead in a diverse workplace, negotiate skillfully, influence teams, and deliver results and leverage data analytics to make effective decisions. The program uses learner-centered instructional methodology. Simulations, experiential activities and case studies are an integral part of the program. Industry leaders and guest speakers will enhance the learning experience.

Admission Requirements:
  • Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent). The minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) required in the Bachelor's degree is 3.0 out of 4.0, or a minimum CGPA of 3.2 out of 4.0 in the equivalent of the last two years of full-time university-level academic studies;
  • Applicants must also have a minimum three years of relevant professional experience or hold a professional designation issued by any professional order or association.
  • All applicants must provide their curriculum vitae and two letters of reference.

Courses

Number Title Prerequisites Available Times
Winter 2021 Spring/Summer 2021 Fall 2021 Winter 2022
CO-REQUISITE
CMS2 500 Mathematics for Management CMSC 000 (or the Exemption by Examination) WED
WED
WED
WED
10 REQUIRED COURSES (30 credits):
CACC 520 Accounting for Management Co-requisite: CMS2 500 (or the Exemption by Examination) THU
THU
THU
CGM2 510 Project Management: Tools and Techniques Not open to Special Students MON
SAT
TUE
TUE
MON
CMS2 527 Business Intelligence and Analytics CMS2 500 (or the Exemption by Examination) TUE
TUE
CORG 551 Behaviour in Organizations WED
MON/WED
THU
WED
WED
CPL2 510 Communication and Networking Skills SAT
FRI/SAT
TUE/THU
SAT
CPL2 532 Leading Change FRI/SAT
MON
CPL2 533 Developing Leadership Skills CORG 551 MON
MON
MON
CPL2 534 Leading in Diverse and Global Workplaces WED
CPL2 552 Strategic Management Advanced Student MON
TUE/THU
TUE
MON
CPL2 595 Topics in Leadership None FRI/SAT