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Public Relations

Undergraduate specialisation

Learn the basic skills you need to succeed in the fast-paced world of PR.

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  • Qualification
    Public Relations Specialisation
  • Credit
    100
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Why study Public Relations at Curtin?

Work experience

Work with real-life clients, take part in a crisis simulation and create a professional portfolio.

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Curtin is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide.

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Get the Curtin edge

Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.

Outline

Outline

Public relations is a dynamic, versatile and ever-changing industry that requires a natural curiosity for the world around you. Successful PR professionals are excellent listeners and in tune with changing trends and expectations.

This carefully selected series of units is designed to prepare future PR professionals to communicate with stakeholders across all facets of business. It can complement related majors such as marketing, management, international relations or journalism, but is also ideal for students in other disciplines, such as health, engineering or finance who want to enhance their communication skills.

Because professional communicators work across all industries, a grounding in public relations can provide you with varied career options, including government, not-for-profit, agency and corporate employment opportunities.

What jobs can the Public Relations Specialisation lead to?

Careers

  • Corporate affairs advisor
  • Communications officer
  • Digital engagement manager
  • Event coordinator
  • Senior media advisor
  • Internal communications specialist
  • Government relations coordinator
  • Public relations consultant

Industries

  • Event management
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Marketing and communications
  • Mining and resources
  • Education
  • Tourism
  • Sports
Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Fees & charges

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