This new, integrated Masters programme MSc in Public Relations offered at Liverpool John Moores University, focuses on how stakeholders can be persuaded to change their perceptions of a product or issue through public relations and effective event management. You will gain the skills and knowledge needed to work in the public relations and/or event management sectors. You will explore: corporate communications, internal communications, and the emerging discipline of online public relations which incorporates search engine optimisation and social media strategy development.
LJMU has an excellent employability record with 96% (HESA 2017) of our postgraduates in work or further study six months after graduation. Our applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.
Postgraduate study will deepen your awareness and understanding of PR practices, tactics and strategy in national and international contexts, for a range of audiences and purposes.
Graduates of this course can expect to find work in media communications, marketing, business and management, politics and social science. Typical roles include: Public Relations Officer, New Media Professional, Talent Agent and Copywriter/Writer.
- PR Perspectives
- Public Relations Planning and Strategy
- Managing Business Research 1
- Managing Business Research 2
- Digital Communications Management
- Digital Marketing in Context
- Media Relations
- Research Project
- Event Management
- International Public Relations
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesPublic Relations View 43 other Masters in Public Relations in United Kingdom
- a good second class honours degree in a relevant discipline e.g. a business-related subject, computing or media
- significant previous work experience
International15600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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