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Bachelor of Public Relations

University of Canberra
6 semesters
Full time
Bachelor's degree

Program Description

Bachelor of Public Relations The Bachelor of Public Relations at the University of Canberra in Australia is an education programme which provides students with the essential, work-ready skills required for a career in the growing and dynamic field of public relations.

UC's 6-semester Bachelor of Public Relations teaches students the techniques required for contemporary public relations practice through experience working in a professional internship as well as understanding the communication principles which form the foundation of public relations. Education courses included in this programme are:

  • Principles of Public Relations
  • Communication, History and Society
  • Understanding Public Relations
  • Communication and Media Research

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Public Relations develop writing and professional practice skills as well as the analytical abilities for project planning, problem-solving, research, and strategy development. They also gain a firm grasp of the legal context of public relations, and the required ethical practice of the industry.

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Public Relations, graduates are well-prepared to launch successful careers in the field of consultancies, non-profits, government agencies, and businesses in a public relations capacity, and can take management, leadership, or strategy roles within a few years of graduation from this education programme.

University of Canberra

University of Canberra

Welcome to The University of Canberra, Australia's Capital University! The University of Canberra is ranked in the top 4% of universities worldwide and within the top 100 young universities. A friendly, multicultural environment and a focus on work-integrated learning, university of Canberra graduates...

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Canberra, Australia

Australia is the world's smallest continent and the world’s largest island. The Australian population of some 21.5 million is made up of people from more than 90 different countries who form a harmonious multicultural society which reflects the influences of many different cultures. The capital city and seat of its national government is Canberra, home to many international Embassies and large corporate...

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University of Canberra

45 University Drive
ACT 2617 Bruce

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