Public relations

Public relations involves the management of communication between people, agencies and the public.

Public Relations graduate

Kate Weston, Public Relations Graduate
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Undergraduate (Bachelor) degrees
Bachelor of Communication (Public Relations)Course information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Bachelor of ArtsCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Bachelor of Arts / CommerceCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Bachelor of Communication (Honours)Course information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Postgraduate degrees
Master of CommunicationCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Graduate Diploma of Public RelationsCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Graduate Diploma of CommunicationCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Graduate Certificate of CommunicationCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Research degree - Master of ArtsCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Research degree - Doctor of PhilosophyCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students

Why study Public Relations at Deakin?

Get ready for your new career

Deakin University's Public Relations courses aim to provide students with the ability to design and implement public relations campaigns, contribute to the management of organisations, conduct appropriate research, understand the role of public relations in contemporary society, and appreciate the social, administrative, cultural and ethical implications of public relations activity.

Learn from the best

Deakin staff have many years of combined industry experience, and are leaders in their research fields.

Career and Industry

Our courses are accredited by the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA)*. Accreditation is a benchmark by which public relations/communication courses in tertiary education institutions are shown to have a level of performance, integrity and quality that entitles them to the confidence of the educational community and to the public relations industry that they prepare graduates effectively for the profession.

* Note: to be eligible, students must meet certain course requirements.


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