Secretarial Studies


Location
Kajusivik Centre, Kuujjuaq


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Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS)

1,485 hours distributed over 2 school years

Internship

90 hours

Applications accepted year-round Individualized instruction

 

Course description

Nature of work

  • Enter text and data on a computer, write and edit documents, and design presentations, tables, graphs, and templates
  • Use database, word processing, spreadsheet, telecommunications, and accounting software
  • Manage business communications in French, English, and Inuktitut

This profession is ideal for someone who meets the following criteria:

  • Speaks and writes French fluently
  • Has sufficient knowledge of the second language
  • Has excellent manual dexterity
  • Shows discretion, autonomy, and a sense of initiative
  • Has interpersonal and diplomacy skills
  • Enjoys specific and sometimes repetitive office tasks
  • Enjoys methodical work
  • Has a sense of professional ethics and discretion

General Admissions Requirements

Candidate must meet one of the following:


  • Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a post-secondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor’s degree.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites*: the successful completion of the General Development Test, or recognition of equivalent learning.


OR

  • Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.

 

* Language of Instruction

Adult Education

Youth Sector

3101-2 + 3102-2
OR
3070-3
632-306

 

* Second Language

Adult Education

Youth Sector

2102-3
OR
2091-6
634-206
OR
635-206

 

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