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The Monash Public Relations course, accredited by the PRIA, is designed to equip students with the relevant and necessary skills for the profession. Students will learn the rationale behind public relations practices, critically analyse case studies and learn practical skills such as giving effective oral presentations.

Monash graduates have gone on to become consultants and specialists in:

in business and non-business sectors such as:

PRIA Accredited Major

First-year level

Students studying for the Accredited Major must complete all three units (18 points) from the list below:

Second/third-year level

Students must complete all three first-year level units (Public relations writing,  Public relations principles and practice and Media studies) and six more units (36 points) from the list below:

Year

Semester 1

Semester 2

One Public relations writing Principles of public relations practice
Communication studies  
Two Publicity and promotion Crisis and risk communicaiton
Online public relations  
Three   
Public relations consulting    
Public relations campaigns
Public relations internship Public relations internship

Non-accredited Minor Sequence

First-year level

Students studying for the Non-Accredited Minor must complete two units (12 points) from the list below:

Second/third-year level

Students must complete the two first-year level units (Public relations writing and Public relations principles and practice) and two more units (12 points) from the list below:

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