Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations in Oceania

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A bachelor’s degree is a post-secondary degree awarded after completed 120 credits. It usually takes eight semesters to complete a Bachelor’s degree. While completing an undergraduate course, candidates have to study general courses and chose a major specific subject. A Bachelor’s degree can also be called a baccalaureate in certain countries.

The field of public relations encompasses the ways in which individuals, companies and organizations communicate and interact with both the media and the public. Students of this field learn to communicate to target audiences to ensure a positive company image is maintained.

Due to the numerous countries within Oceania, work occasions and work permit laws differ greatly, with data on opportunities in some nations being limited. Australia and New Zealand are the most advanced countries in the area.

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Bachelor of Communications & Public Relations

Swiss German University
Campus Full time 4 years July 2017 Indonesia Tangerang

SGU’s innovative Communication Science programme combines the study of media, communication and culture with the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills in one of the fastest-growing global economies. [+]

Bachelors in Public Relations in Oceania 2017. About Study Program SGU’s innovative Communication Science programme combines the study of media, communication and culture with the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills in one of the fastest-growing global economies. At SGU we provide two concentrations in Communication Science that prepare students for a broad range of exciting career opportunities. After the first three semesters with compulsory introductory subjects and orientation activities such as practical training and workshops, the students can decide on the concentration that they are interested in; either Public Relations and Reputation Management or International Journalism. The internship in the 6th semester gives students the opportunity to experience an intercultural working environment at first-class companies in Germany, Switzerland, or elsewhere in the world. The subjects in our Communication Science Programme are taught by excellent faculty members from Indonesia and abroad, who all have comprehensive experience in international businesses and education. Our uniquely productive intercultural learning environment offers students ideal conditions to prepare for their professional career. What You Study Nowadays, Public Relations has expanded into a strategic communication process that includes image building, branding and reputation, effective conflict and crisis management, integrated communication strategies, marketing and advertising, policy and decision making, and relationships and networks with multiple internal and external stakeholders. At SGU, we prepare students to successfully plan, implement and evaluate public relations strategies in international and multicultural contexts. In this global era, Journalism has become much more than just collecting, writing, editing, and presenting news or news articles in the print, broadcast and online media. The concentration, International Journalism, at SGU is geared towards the global shifts in the journalism industry by integrating different forms of journalism practice within a framework of technological, political and cultural change. Our graduates in International Journalism enter the job market as rounded, professional journalists, equipped with knowledge in areas outside journalism such as international economics, politics, culture and sociology. Curriculum Semester 1 English 1 Introduction to PR Introduction to Journalism Communication History and Theory Basic and Narrative Writing Mass Communication Integrated Marketing Communication Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 1 Mandarin Language and Culture 1 Semester 2 Ethics and Religious Philosophy English 2 Media Psychology Media Sociology Photography Business Communication Media Management PR Management Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 2 Mandarin Language and Culture 2 Semester 3 Internship 1 (Indonesia) Interpersonal Communication Organizational Communication Corporate Communication Creative and Critical Thinking Semester 4 Pancasila and Civic English 3 Communication Research Political Communication Intercultural Communication Media Production Project Management and Leadership Communication Technology Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 3 Mandarin Language and Culture 3 Semester 5 Indonesian Language English 4 Event Management Communication Research Statistics Advanced Audio/Video Project Rhetoric and Public Speaking Business Law Elective subject 1 Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 4 Mandarin Language and Culture 4 Semester 6 Internship 2 (abroad) Semester 7 English 5 Reputation Management Multi-Media Design Research Methodology Entrepreneurship Social Development and Media Ethics Elective subject 2 Elective subject 3 Semester 8 Oral Final Study Examination (OFSE) Thesis Communication Audit Why in SGU To be one of the leading Communication Science Programs in Indonesia, and be fully professional and have an international outlook. Provides good quality teaching and learning experiences in the field of Communication, supported by an up-to-date curriculum in accordance with the developments in the field of communication science and market needs. Provides and facilitates research conducted by the "civitas academica" to develop the field of communication science. Implements the results of scientific development of knowledge in social life. Organizes cooperation with the communications industry, educational institutions, government and society. Career Prospect SGU Produces graduates who have a high competence in the field of public relations and / or journalism and who are disciplined and ready to become communication specialists in the international working environment. Partnership Through our co-operation with reputable local and international businesses and institutions, students have the opportunity to complete practical training and internships as well as employment opportunities. Furthermore, in co-operation with our partner universities in Germany, a dual degree (Indonesian degree and German degree) is offered to qualified students. Testimony Dita Amalia – Global Leads Group, Berlin Germany My internship in Berlin has taught me to become a whole new person The experience that I always remember and cherish for the rest of my life Make the best of it while you can, enjoy! Priscillia Aileen – Price Panda Gmbh, Berlin Germany This is my first experience to have an internship abroad. There are many things that I learned there, from working experience until how to be independent. Especially from my work place, they teach me a lot the lesson which I cannot get from class [-]

Carroll College (USA): Bachelor in International Relations

International Studies Abroad
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Helena

Carroll’s International Relations program prepares you for an exciting international career. Students interested in this major are eligible for First Year in Spain at Carroll's portal campus in Sevilla, at a significant savings thanks to our innovative scholarships. [+]

What to Expect Carroll’s International Relations program is designed to provide students with the undergraduate training necessary to pursue careers in international business, government, law, teaching, and other related fields. Through this interdisciplinary program students will encounter course work that leads them to understand the key terms and concepts in the major disciplines of international relations. Furthermore, students will recognize the important theories and methodologies in the field. Carroll international relations program will enhance students’ ability to think analytically and critically, helping them to identify problems and create effective solutions. Students in this major will be challenge academically and intellectually and upon graduation will be able to articulate effectively using both oral and written communication. Carroll’s international relations graduates will appreciate differing cultural perspectives and be skilled in a second language. Life After Graduation International Relations is one of the hottest fields for young people emerging into the job market. Now more than ever, the global economy and international peace remain critical to everyone’s life, and a degree in International Relations from Carroll College will usher you into a career where you can be involved with such vital issues as globalization, diplomacy, international conflict, and human rights. A degree in International Relations can lead to many careers in federal, state and local governments, law, business, international organizations, nonprofit organizations, journalism, and teaching. [-]

Bachelor of Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations

Edith Cowan University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Perth

Provides students with the ability to critically analyse, evaluate and compile new communication strategies, to function as skilled communicators and to establish and manage media relations.

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Bachelor of Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations

Provides students with the ability to critically analyse, evaluate and compile new communication strategies, to function as skilled communicators and to establish and manage media relations.

The combination of marketing, advertising and public relations enhances these abilities by allowing students to diversify their creative skills and strategic business management knowledge, as well as gaining the employability skills, including critical thinking, teamwork, communication and problem solving, needed for a successful career.

Marketing professionals are employed by organisations to develop and manage marketing and communication strategies, with advertising and public relations the cornerstone of business communications.

Advertising combines art, science, strategy and communications practice, and has potential applications far beyond employment in an advertising agency. It includes elements of production, marketing, public relations, visual arts, communications research and interactive multimedia to develop and showcase students' strengths.

Public Relations develops communication in a variety of contexts, researches the effectiveness of communication and plans the strategy behind communication campaigns.

The combination of disciplines gives students a competitive career advantage and access to a wide range of industries.... [-]


Bachelor of Communication (Public Relations)

RMIT University
Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program includes courses in communications and theory, principles and research, and contextual studies that promote analytical and research skills... [+]

Bachelor of Communication (Public Relations)

Modern public relations (PR) is about working relationships, and reputation, locally and internationally.A PR degree at RMIT prepares you for the increasingly globalised, technology-driven world of public relations within corporate, government, not-for-profit and consultancy environments.Our students:

want to know more about how organisations interact with people and the world around them can investigate the core of an issue to find out why it is important to an organisation and the people it deals with, and can use that knowledge to work out how an organisation can achieve its objectives.

This program includes courses in communications and theory, principles and research, and contextual studies that promote analytical and research skills and provide a broader learning experience. You will gain professional skills in writing techniques, media and stakeholder relations, strategy and research, with an emphasis on problem solving, creativity, project and relationship management.You'll build your skills and knowledge on campus and in a variety of work-integrated learning environments. You will be exposed to other fields of applied communication practice and how they converge with PR.... [-]