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Public Relations

Liverpool John Moores University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
15600 GBP/year
6900 GBP/year
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About

 MSc in Public Relations offered at Liverpool John Moores University is designed for creative communicators and delivered by academics with significant industry experience.

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Overview

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.

Career

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class (required)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
50 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a good second class honours degree in a relevant discipline e.g. a business-related subject, computing or media
or
  • significant previous work experience 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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