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Advance your communication career with a Diploma in Public Relations and Communication Management. This qualification will give you the practical skills required to work in the areas of public relations, communication management and corporate communication. As you work your way through the programme, you will learn how to develop and implement communication programmes, manage an organisation’s reputation, carry out public relations campaigns and manage internal communication.
Diploma in Public Relations and Communication Management (166 KB PDF)
Approximately 10-12 hours study per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher at assessment or exam time.
Approximate cost for the full qualification based on 2016 fee information, not including annual administration fees, fee increases, textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.
Eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility
For information about selecting courses to study towards this qualification, check out the Choose courses tab.
This qualification has been revised. If you began studying this qualification before 11 September 2012, please click here to view the old structure and enrolment information.
Holders of the Public Relations Institute’s APR (Accredited in Public Relations) will be cross-credited for 72180 Introduction to Public Relations. Contact us to find out more or visit the PRINZ website.
When you achieve this qualification you will be able to:
This qualification will prepare you for a variety of roles such as a public relations advisor, communications advisor, media relations manager, external communication manager, publicist, and public relations and communications assistant.
Every course has an enrolment close-off date. Make sure you know when you need to enrol by.
Every course is assessed differently - some require assignments and others exams. Check the individual course pages for more information.