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Professional Specialization Certificate in Information Communication Technology


About this certificate

The Information Communication Technology Professional Specialization Certificate (PSC) is designed for pre-service and in-service teachers, other educational professionals, and those interested in gaining knowledge, skills, and experience in incorporating new communication technologies to an instructional or business context. 

The certificate can be fully completed online, or, through a combination of face-to-face and online distance delivery.

Core courses

Choose one of:

*EDCI 336 can be used for credit in the Professional Specialization Certificate when taken outside of requirements for a previous degree.

The core courses are offered each term to accommodate regular admission cycles. 

Visit the academic calendar for details.

How to apply

There are no pre-requisites required in order to declare a PSC in Information Communication Technology. 

  • If you are a current or former UVic student, log on to My UVic Application and select the Professional Specialization Certificate in Information Communication Technology (EDIC) as your area of study. 

  • If you are not a returning UVic student, submit an application to the University through My UVic Application and select non-degree studies. Once you are accepted to the University, you can apply to formally join the Professional Specialization Certificate in Information Communication Technology at any point in your studies, and before you apply to graduate. 

  • Once you have completed the program requirements, check the calendar entry to double check you have met all criteria, and submit an application to graduate through My page

If you are interested in taking this program concurrently with a UVic degree program, contact your faculty’s academic adviser.

Application deadlines

The deadlines to submit a PSC declaration are: 

  • September 30 (for a spring term start)
  • March 31 (for a summer term start)
  • May 31 (for a fall term start)