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Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Public Relations - 989AA

Course Code: 989AA
Course Version: 2
Location:
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline(s): Discipline of Communication and Media
UAC Code: 362104
CRICOS Code: 065740D
English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 5.5

Introduction

This course is for students who want to obtain a professional qualification in public relations and also pursue a wider liberal-arts education.

Public relations is the management function that enables organisations to communicate with internal and external audiences to achieve mutual understanding. It is a growing profession that is practised internationally.

The single degree of Bachelor of Arts may be taken out at the end of three years fulltime study, subject to a variation in the study program for third year. Students considering taking out the single degree must seek course advice before the end of their second year of study.

Enquiries

Prospective Students
Email study@canberra.edu.au Ph 1800 UNI CAN (1800 864 226)
Current and Commencing Students
Email artsanddesign.enquiries@canberra.edu.au Ph 6201 2570 or 6206 3887

Admission Requirements

Normal requirements for admission to an undergraduate course.

Additional Admission Requirements

Refer to individual courses.

Assumed Knowledge

Refer to individual courses.

Information on admission closing dates can be found here.

Notes for International Applicants

International students enrolment Semester 2 possible subject to majors undertaken by student and units selected.

Course Requirements

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Awards

Award(s) Official Abbreviation
Bachelor of Arts BA
Bachelor of Public Relations B PubRel

Alternate Exit Awards

Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Communication in Public Relations Bachelor of Public Relations

Typical Study Pattern

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Please refer to the tab to view Course Requirements, check unit details and select Restricted Choice Units for the course. Please note not all units are offered in each teaching period.

Unit Delivery Modes

Delivery modes for units in this degree are yet to be confirmed. Please contact us for more details.

This course is closed to new admissions from semester 1, 2013. Please refer to course 219JA Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Communication in Public Relations.

Professional Accreditation

The Bachelor of Public Relations component of the course is accredited by the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) and graduates are eligible to become professional members.

Graduate Employment

The Bachelor of Arts degree provides a flexible preparation for many areas of vocational and professional employment, as well as the broad perspective required for informed citizenship. In the double degree students choose two study areas and undertake a major in each.

Course Duration

Standard eight semesters full-time or equivalent. Maximum twenty semesters.

Honours

Refer to individual courses.

Offerings

  • 2017->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
  • Past Offerings
    • 2012->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
    • 2013->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
    • 2014->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
    • 2015->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
    • 2016->UC Bruce Campus-Internal

Enrolment Numbers

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