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University of Wolverhampton

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University of Wolverhampton

Public Relations

Our new BA (Hons) in Public Relations aims to equip students with essential analytical and critical skills, together with the practical communication toolset required to plan and run successful communication programmes. Students will develop an understanding of how to handle contemporary challenges, including assessment of the global and cultural context, understanding of ethical challenges, working with new media, and exercising the power of communication in resolving complex social, business and organisational issues. Students will have the opportunity to develop written and verbal communication skills, analytical abilities, managerial practices, strategy setting and communication programme development capabilities. The course aims to prepare students for careers in PR and creative agencies, in-house communication departments, fundraising and communication functions of charities, as well as develop relevant skills to start their own business or be self-employed. Top reasons to choose this course: Entry to Public Relations, a fast growing practice and industry A range of practical skills that allow for versatility across a range of communication jobs Strong focus on diversity and differences of audiences, facilitating understanding and working in a variety of settings Strong embedding in media and communication sciences Well suited to the needs of both local / regional and international students Exposure to and strong contacts with various businesses, communities and media organisations As this is a brand new course for 2017/18 the UNI Stats data is not accurate since there are no previous students to report statistics on. Please feel free to contact us for more details arts@wlv.ac.uk

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-01-01
  • Location
    University of Wolverhampton,Wolverhampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    University of Wolverhampton,Wolverhampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250