Nội dung khóa học "MSc in Capacity Development and Extension"
About this course

What will I learn?

The Master of Science in Capacity Development and Extension focuses on social and environmental change processes involving communication, education, community engagement, leadership, technology and innovation. Our “students without borders” are applied researchers who tackle real-world challenges, demonstrate self-initiative and are motivated by their enthusiasm for interdisciplinary graduate-level studies.


We offer an MSc program that is completed between four to six semesters. The MSc degree is based on coursework plus a major paper option or the option of reduced coursework with the design and defence of a research-based thesis.


Social and Environmental Change and Advocacy

Rural/Remote Areas and Small Communities

Communication Process and Citizen Media

Non-Formal Education

Leadership and Community Development

Responsible Innovation and Inclusive Development

Career Opportunities:

Community Development, Policymaking and Academia

Public and Not-For-Profit Sectors

Doctoral Studies

Which department am I in?

Ontario Agricultural College

Study options

Full Time(Four to six semesters)

Tuition fees
CAD$6,837.54 (US$ 5,165) per year
Start date

Expected September 2020


University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East,


Ontario (ON),

N1G 2W1, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

Students must have minimum requirement for admission is a four year honours degree or equivalent, with an average standing of at least second class honours (B-) in the last four semesters or two years of study. Relevant professional experience may be required.

English Language Proficiency

Canadian Academic English Language Test (CAEL) - 70

International English Language Testing System (Academic) (IELTS) - 6.5

Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - 85

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A) Note: A minimum score of 60 must be achieved in each individual component - 60

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)) Note: A minimum score of 21 must be achieved in each of the four categories (listening, speaking, reading, writing) – 89