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Turn your degree into an exciting career in Public Relations

IN CLASS  // FULL-TIME // APPLY BY JAN 15 // MAY START

Working for all types and sizes of companies and organizations,  individuals in public relations focus on the communication between an  organization and the public. The ideal candidate has an undergraduate  degree with a strong writing background and is a creative, critical thinker  who enjoys the art of communication and the idea of changing the way people think.

The ideal candidate has a background in health sciences, science or nursing and has a passion for the health industry.

 

DETAILS

Admission: Apply to program and Western
Completion Time: 12 months
Requirements: Undergraduate Degree
Designed for: Recent university graduates or those seeking a change in career

Key Outcomes

Through the program students should develop a professional network, unique skills, and a portfolio of projects they will use  throughout their career.


Courses
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PREL6032 Communications Planning and Skills
PREL6034 Design for Public Relations
PREL6042 Event and Project Management
PREL6044 Internal and Employee Communications
PREL6036 Media Relations
PREL6101 Practicum in Public Relations
PREL6046 Professional Practice for Public Relations
PREL6033 Public Relations Writing I
PREL6041 Public Relations Writing II: Electronic Media
PREL6031 Public Relations: History and Society
PREL6035 Research and Evaluation in Public Relations
 
Certificates
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Diploma in Public Relations