Summer Academy

The Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) Summer Academy is designed specifically with the busy entrepreneur, executive or administrator in mind. Our short courses and workshops provide you, the participant, with valuable skills and information relevant to today's fast-paced business world.

Take this opportunity to enhance your skillset and REGISTER TODAY!

Summer Academy Runs: May 29th - June 23rd, 2017
 

Courses & Workshops

Electronic Marketing

Recognising that electronic marketing is an essential driver of customer reach, engagement and retention, and in the final analysis, sales and profitability, the Electronic Marketing course is designed to provide the key fundamentals of:

¨ Digital Strategy and Planning
¨ Website Marketing
¨ Social Media Engagement and Marketing
¨ Mobile Marketing
¨ Digital Marketing Analytics
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Facilitator: Dr. Gareth Beeston
Course Dates: May 29th - June16th, 5.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. OR
June 3rd & 10th, 9.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Saturdays)
Class Location: Graduate Room 7 (GR7) for 3 week course & Graduate Room 9 (GR9) for 2 day workshop
The U.W.I. Graduate Studies Complex, Lazaretto, Black Rock
Registration Deadline: May 26th, 2017 & June 2nd (respectively)
 

Service Quality for Tourism & Hospitality Management

This course examines the many aspects of service quality as it relates to management, operations, human resources, competitiveness, technology, and customer/guest satisfaction, all within the context of the Hospitality and Tourism industry....more details

Facilitator: Dr. Leslie-Ann Jordan-Miller
Course Dates: May 29th - June 9th, 5.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.
Class Location: Graduate Room 10 (GR 10), The U.W.I. Graduate Studies Complex, Lazaretto, Black Rock
Registration Deadline: May 26th, 2017

 

Data Analytics using Microsoft Excel 

This course gives you the tools & knowledge required to conduct statistical analysis of data using Microsoft Excel.  This course is applications-oriented and developed with the non-mathematician in mind...more details

Facilitator: Ms. Annette Greene
Course Dates: June 12th - 15th, 5.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.
Class Location: Computer Lab (GRCL), The U.W.I. Graduate Studies Complex, Lazaretto, Black Rock
Registration Deadline: June 9th, 2017


Negotiation and Diplomacy for Professionals

This course explores the role of diplomacy in comtemporary international relations. It enhances the job effectiveness of government officials, business persons ...more details

Facilitator: Dr. Ricardo Kellman
Course Dates: June 12th - 15th & 19th - 22nd, 2017, 5.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.
Class Location: Graduate Room 1 (GR1), The U.W.I. Graduate Studies Complex, Lazaretto, Black Rock
Registration Deadline: June 9th, 2017


Business Intelligence using Microsoft Excel

This workshop enables you with the skills to manipulate & analyze data to generate reports and graphs which provides you valuable information about your business and assists in fulfilling business objectives...more details

Facilitator: Ms. Chanelle Best
Course Dates: June 19th - 22nd, 5.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.
Class Location: Computer Lab (GRCL), The U.W.I. Graduate Studies Complex, Lazaretto, Black Rock
Registration Deadline: June 16th, 2017

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Email fsssa@cavehill.uwi.edu

 

Faculty of Social Sciences
Telephone: (246) 417-4265/66/68/69 Fax: (246) 417-4270 E-mail: socsci@cavehill.uwi.edu