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Established in 1991, Mactech Distance Education is one of Canada's original providers of career-focused Computer / IT instruction through a personalized and structured distance education delivery method. Based in Nova Scotia, Mactech offers a wide-range of computer programs via online learning. With unlimited access to instructor support, Mactech permits adults, who have the desire and need for further education, to study during convenient hours and at a pace compatible with family and employment responsibilities. Courses include Microsoft Office Professional, Visual Publishing, Creative Digital Media, and more.

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Distance Education Computer / IT Diploma Programs:
- Creative Digital Media
- Microsoft Office Professional
- Human Resources Administration
- Visual Publishing and Web Design
- Computerized Business Management
- Administrative Medical Computer
- Administrative Medical with Accounting
- Administrative Legal Computer
- Matrix: IT Professional
- Multimedia and Animation
- Network+ Support Technician
- A+ Technical Support Specialist

Mactech Distance Education is proudly the only Nationally Accredited College in Canada that is ISO 9001:2008 Certified. For our students this means the finest quality education and the utmost service. Mactech Distance Education is also an authorized testing center for Microsoft Office Specialist, a member of the National Association of Career Colleges, and the Private College Association of Nova Scotia.

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Address: P.O. Box 457, North Sydney, NS, B2A 3M3, Canada
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2019-05-10 were from:

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Home Study / Online Candle Making Classes in Canada, the U.S. or around the world include the choice of Live Seminars via Skype with Gary Simmons - one of the top candle designers in the world from the UK, or lessons via HD Video & PDF information files.

• These distance learning candle making courses for complete Beginners to Advanced artists will start you on the path to an exciting new career in candle design or a very rewarding hobby!

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Clear, Concise, Interactive Teaching:
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International Career Institute
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• We deliver over 100 exciting career and lifestyle focused courses to a broad variety of people and businesses around the world.

• Our distance education courses are offered at Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma level in career fields that include Business, Professional Services, Design, Health, and more. We also offer a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

• The International Career Institute (ICI) is an Australian-based worldwide leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students.

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• ICI is accredited and recognised by the International Association of Private Career Colleges, and by the International Accreditation and Recognition Council.

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University Canada West - Business Communication Degree Online
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UCW Vancouver:
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Online Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication:
The Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication online syllabus is largely focused on how media and communications function in the contemporary business world. Those studying the Online BA will acquire knowledge and skills which lay the foundations for a career such as journalism, public relations or advertising.

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Student Testimonial:
“I love the flexibility of the online classes, as well as the structure of the weekly course load and due dates. I was able to complete my school work around my work, family and social life.”
Megan Clifton, 2017 Medal for Academic Excellence recipient

Tier 1 University Foundation

Covers 9 modules

Tier 2 Disciplinary Foundation
• Business Environment
• Communications Theory
• Information Gathering
• Writing for the Media
• Visual Communications
• Statistics
• Marketing Management
• Organizational behaviour

Tier 3 Disciplinary Applications
• Social Media
• Legal & Ethical Issues in Mass Media
• Technical Writing & Business Communications
• Professional Communications
• Media & Government
• Public Relations in Practice & Theory
• Research Methodology

Tier 4 Integrative Applications

• Communication Strategy
• Communication Capstone 1
• Communication Capstone 2