Part-time/Distance & Online Learning Statement of Completion 0285000000

Cross-Platform Storytelling & Content Marketing

Social media has changed the face of our society; it is affecting every aspect of our lives and we all need to engage at some level. This group of four courses takes you from the basics of personal applications through to advanced business and corporate functions, providing a foundation to work within broader reaching aspects of social media including building your brand through the development of community, as well as more advanced analytics.

Upon completion of the courses listed under the program matrix, you will be eligible to receive a Cross-Platform Storytelling & Content Marketing Statement of Completion.

BCIT Cross-Platform Storytelling & Content Marketing students learn to:
  • Choose social media tools to optimize time
  • Share your voice, values, and perspective
  • Manage your personal brand through social media
  • Build, support, and leverage an online community
  • Create and analyze a social media campaign

Program Entry

About Part-time Studies

Take a single course, or work towards a credential — all at a pace that's right for you.

Part-time courses are offered in a variety of scheduling formats, including at night or on weekends, flexible day time delivery, or you can opt for distance or online learning. If you meet the prerequisites and there's space available, you can register for a course immediately. Courses are offered in each of three terms: Fall (September), Winter (January) and Spring/Summer (April).

To apply to a Part-time Studies program and earn your credential, you simply need to complete a Part-time Program Declaration Request. Applications are processed throughout the year.

To be successful in BCIT's fast paced applied learning environment, it is strongly recommended that students have English proficiency in all four language skills: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Two years of education in English in an English-speaking country and English 12 are strongly recommended for success. For information on English equivalencies, testing and upgrading options, visit:
Formal application to the Statement of Completion is not required. Upon successful completion of the courses, email the Program Contact with your full name, student number, and mailing address to be issued a Statement of Completion.

Application processing

Ongoing throughout the year.

Scheduled intakes

Ongoing PTS intakes: January, April and September

Costs & Supplies

Tuition fees

Please see the Part-time Studies Fees page for information on tuition fees and refunds.

Courses

Program delivery

Course-by-course through classroom and online delivery.

Program matrix

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Required Courses: Credits
  BCST 1073 Building & Engaging Communities 3.0
  BCST 1121 Discover Your Inner Storyteller 3.0
  BCST 1193 Social Media Storytelling 3.0
  BCST 2293 Social Media Content Marketing 3.0
 
Total Credits: 12.0

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Transfer credit

Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.

Program Details

Program length

3 to 12 months, part-time

Program location

Burnaby Campus
3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, BC

Downtown Campus
555 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC

Distance and online learning.

Continue your education

Courses may be transferred to other part-time studies programs within the Broadcast Communications department.

Graduating & Jobs

Job Opportunities

  • Digital Public Relations Manager
  • Digital Community Manager
  • Social Media Strategist
  • Digital Marketer
  • Media Relations Strategist

Contact Us

Angelina Shine
Part-time Studies Program Assistant, Broadcast & Media Communications
604-451-7198 | Angelina_Shine@bcit.ca

Paul Sawyer
Part Time Studies Coordinator, Broadcast & Media Communications
604-456-1011 | Paul_Sawyer@bcit.ca

Contact a Part-time Studies Program Advisor with the BCIT program name in the subject line if you have a question about:
  • Course selection and program planning
  • Declaring your program
  • Making changes to your approved program plan
  • Applying for transfer credit and advanced placement
  • Laddering options
  • Job placement and graduate outcomes
  • Student life

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