Public Relations

Stonebridge Associated Colleges

£330
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Description

Important information

Requirements: There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Bude
Stonebridge House, Ocean View Road, EX23 8ST, Cornwall, England
On request
Distance Learning

Course programme

Description:The surge in popularity and importance that Public Relations has enjoyed in recent years, represents the attempt by professional management to harness yet another tool to wring success from the market-place.

As late as the 1960's, PR was seen as an expensive luxury, available only to a few of the largest corporations. 'Public Image' was something unknown to the average business planner, and 'press coverage' referred to paid advertisements.

Today, few companies are launched without an attempt to generate some media coverage and the scope of focus of PR is changing as it expands from promoting the reputations of commercial and industrial concerns into areas of greater social involvement.

This course will provide you with an in-depth knowledge of this amazing and interesting profession.

Program:
Introduction to public relations
The scope of public relations
The organisation
Corporate identity
The public relations process
Personal attributes
The tools of public relations
Communication and advertising
Oral communication and presentations
Special events and promotions

Further Info:

Assessment Method
After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

What's Included
  • All study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee.
    includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).

What is NCFE
NCFE is the UK's longest established awarding body, recognised as a highly professional and responsive organisation, committed to maintaining excellent customer service and a friendly approach.
NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.
Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that the college has been inspected and approved by an independent and experienced education professional and is quality audited biannually by NCFE. The centre delivering the programmes has been licensed by NCFE on the basis of its own quality systems. At the end of an accredited course, successful learners will also receive an NCFE Award certificate of achievement.


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