Student & Career Success MicroDiploma

Credential: MicroDiploma

MicroDiplomas are intended
for students who want to
upgrade their skills or get
a comprehensive education in
a new subject.

Whether you are a first-time post-secondary student or returning after a long hiatus, learning how to go to school can be as important as school itself. This course teaches students how to succeed in their academic endeavors by learning key habits and skills that result in successful course completion. There is also a component that focuses on how to succeed once your course is done by mastering the job search process. From the application process through the many stages of interviews, you will learn the proper styles and techniques to help you stand out from the crowd.

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About This Program

This course is designed to smoothly transition students into post-secondary education and maximize their career path preparation for the workforce. Learn about various learning styles, effective goal-setting strategies, note-taking techniques, and testing methods to excel in your academic and professional endeavours. This program is designed to equip you with essential skills to enhance your learning experience and succeed in your chosen career path.

What you will learn:

  • Identify traits of a successful master’s student
  • Develop a growth mindset and goal-setting techniques
  • Explain the advantages of notetaking during reading
  • Outline effective test preparation strategies

Throughout this course, students will acquire vital skills needed to navigate today’s job market by actively engaging in practical, job search exercises. Enhance your communication abilities, essential for succeeding in the entire job application process. The course is designed to teach students how to create, plan, and compose a well-crafted resume, maximize their online presence, effectively search for employment opportunities, and enhance their presentation skills to increase their chances of securing gainful employment.

What you will Learn

  • Develop Your Resume and Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Success
  • Master the AIDA Technique for Crafting Effective Application Letters
  • Navigate the Job Interview Process with Confidence and Know-How
  • Get Ready to Ace Your Job Interviews with These Preparation Tips

Program Objectives:

The combination of these two courses gives you preparatory skills to help you achieve your academic and employment goals. Learn the disciplinary skills to succeed as a student and the important steps required to prepare an eye-catching resume and cruise through the interview process. Both these courses are part of several NeoCanada courses and will be credited to any future NeoCanada programs you might take.


Student Success Strategies

  • 100% Quizzes – These will test your comprehension of the course material.


Career Development

  • Homework/Quizzes – 30%
  • Interview – 30%
  • Resume and cover letter – 40%
Average Duration

2 weeks at 20 hours per week.


All courses are taught in English.

Global Applications

Apply your new knowledge and skills around the World.

Textbook Included

World-class textbooks are available with no extra cost.

Transfer Credits

Module credits you have completed can be put towards a MicroDiploma. Earn MicroDiploma credits to put towards a Diploma.

Program Textbooks

Becoming a Master Student

A time-tested, student-centred guide, Becoming a Master Student helps students make the transition from high school to post-secondary education and teaches you to make the most of your post-secondary career as you prepare for the workforce. It provides students with the tools to discover what type of learner they are, and how this can translate into success in their academic career and for their own goals.


Dave Ellis: A leadership coach, Ellis is an author, educator and philanthropist. A respected lecturer and electrifying workshop leader, he has captivated audiences worldwide since first sharing his principles in 1979. Ellis got started in education in 1976 when he taught junior high school math.

Skills You Will Gain

  • Resume Building

  • Studying

  • Note Taking

  • Time Management

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Student & Career Success MicroDiploma


All Taxes and Fees Included

Exclusive Benefits of a Canada North College MicroDiploma

Affordability: Compared to other Canadian online and in-person colleges, we offer the same high-quality education at lower prices.

Top Learning Materials: We use the best textbooks and learning platforms available, written and recognized by industry experts.

Industry-experienced Instructors: Our faculty members come from the course industry and are up to date on the latest trends and techniques.

World-Class Skills: Canadian post-secondary education is recognized the world over for its excellence in preparing students to enter the global job market.

Cost Effective: Because we are online, there is no need to obtain a student visa or incur the financial or emotional costs associated with relocating to Canada for your studies.

Career-Focused Knowledge: Graduate prepared to enter the job market that corresponds to your field of study and ready to meet employer needs.


Enrolling in a NeoCanada Diploma, MicroDiploma or Module course is easy. Simply follow these steps:

Step 1: Choose your program

For this, you can use the search tool on the top or access the program list in the main menu.

When finding a program that you want to enroll in, click on the “Learn more” button. This will take you to the course description page.

Step 2: Click the “Enroll Now” button

Once you have chosen your program, you will find the red ‘Enroll Now’ button at the top and bottom of the page. Clicking this button will take you to the payment page.

Step 3: Check out

Now, all that is left is for you to fill in your personal and payment information and click on “Place Order”.

Once submitted and your payment is confirmed, you will get confirmation of your transaction, and you can begin your course.

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Online learning is user-centric. Students can study at their own pace, repeat assessments, and take breaks when needed. This helps students to balance their work, education, and family without feeling overwhelmed.

Online learning is accessible. Students only need a space to work with a connection to the internet. Anyone can turn their home into a classroom with Online Learning!

Online learning costs less. NeoCanada doesn’t have classrooms, so we can charge less for the exact same learning materials that are used in Canadian Colleges and Universities. Students also save money because they don’t have to pay for transportation between the classroom and their residences.

‘Four in five Canadian post-secondary students feel the COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed their expectations of a higher education experience and want a tertiary education that matches their digital lifestyle, finds new poll research by KPMG in Canada.’

Absolutely! NeoCanada is always open; you can access your course materials in the morning, afternoon, or nighttime. This helps you schedule your learning in ways that work best for you, ensuring that you have the time to complete your studies.

Canada is known for its educational excellence. This is why Canada is one of the top education destinations in the world, with over 620,000 international students enrolled.

Canadian education is recognized and highly valued around the world; employers know that it’s an accomplishment to receive a credential from a Canadian Institution.

Graduates from Canadian post-secondary institutions have higher employability rates, making them more competitive in the job market both domestically and globally.

Diplomas focus on a distinct discipline and are intended to give students a practical education to develop greater knowledge. Graduates of Diploma Programs have proven themselves to be capable individuals and are highly valuable to employers.

  • Diplomas are comprised of 4-7 MicroDiplomas

MicroDiplomas are a section of a Diploma. They are intended for students who want to upgrade their skills or get a comprehensive education in a new subject.

  • MicroDiplomas are comprised of 2-4 courses.

Modules provide students with knowledge of a single subject and are an excellent way for students to try out online education and learn something new.

You get all the benefits of a Canadian education without the travel, lodging, or time spent away from home that traditional in-person Canadian schools incur on foreign learners. You can remain in your country with your friends, family, and support networks without interrupting your current job or lifestyle. 

NeoCanada provides educational services designed to assist students in improving their qualifications and credentials for potential immigration to Canada. Our courses are designed to educate and equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to find employment once you arrive in Canada, but we do not guarantee any specific immigration outcomes.

NeoCanada is not an immigration consulting firm or an immigration service provider. We do not provide legal advice, immigration advice, or assistance in the immigration application process. Our services are solely focused on education and skill enhancement.

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