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University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

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Graduate Certificate of Public Relations

  • Graduate Certificate

Explore the role public relations plays in society and develop your technical communication skills with USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Public Relations.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
2 years part-time
Study Mode
Online
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Domestic Fees
$10,040 per year

About this course

Explore the role public relations plays in society and develop your technical communication skills with USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Public Relations. Whether you are considering a career change, or you’re a current public relations practitioner or manager, this degree will provide you with the foundational knowledge to help enhance the reputation of your organisation. Discover the theory and practice of public relations campaigns and learn how to write quality communication, leverage social media opportunities and navigate crisis management issues.

Entry requirements

Entry Requirements Completion of an Australian university Bachelor degree in any area, or equivalent. or A minimum of five years’ professional work experience, or equivalent.   English Language Requirements You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6. 5 or equivalent. If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program. Admission pathways A number of other pathways are also available if you haven't been able to study previously or don't meet the requirements for entry into your program of interest. We can help
Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Online

How to apply

How to apply Apply with USQ Closing dates Applying directly to USQ: Semester 2, 2019 - applications close Monday 1 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 15 July 2019.Semester 1, 2020 - applications close Friday 28 February, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 24 February 2020. Credit for previous study or work experience You may be eligible for credit if you have previously studied or have relevant work experience. This will help to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Business & Management courses at University of Southern Queensland (USQ).
82.5%
Overall satisfaction
77.8%
Skill scale
57.3%
Teaching scale
91.4%
Employed full-time
$110k
Average salary