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Public Relations 

Humber College

Postgraduate Certificate On Campus
12 months
Duration
15568 CAD/year
4794 CAD/year
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About

The Public Relations certificate at Humber College is recognized by industry as one of Canada’s leading training grounds for public relations professionals. This intensive program is focused on preparing you to launch your degree and getting you ready for your first day of your work placement.

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Overview

You will learn how to plan, develop and execute effective public relations strategies.

 You will build critical skills in all aspects of PR. Experienced professors of the Public Relations certificate at Humber College  will help you develop writing skills, public relations strategies, research and planning abilities, and a high degree of social and traditional media literacy.

Practical public relations courses in PR theory, marketing communications, public affairs, media relations, corporate social responsibility, sustainability and change management will provide you with a valuable and useful introduction to the field. Your teamwork, collaborative, and leadership skills will be honed through group assignments.

Career

As a PR practitioner, your work will be varied and fast-paced. It may include careers in media relations, internal communications, community relations, government relations/public affairs, investor relations, crisis management, event planning, publicity, marketing communications, consulting and issues management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Relations Writing and Lab 
  • Public Relations Presentation Skills
  •  Communicating CSR and Sustainability
  •  Research for Public Relations
  • Media Relations
  • Change Management and Communications
  •  Design for Public Relations Practitioners
  • Professional Practice
  • Field Placement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline for equal consideration in the admission process: February 1. Post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
88
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).
6.5
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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.
60
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
88
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
60
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Applicants will attend an online interiew prior to which they must submit a detailed resume and a one-page letter of intent (350 words). 
  • The letter of intent should express why they have an interest in public relations, and in Humber's Public Relations graduate certificate program. A faculty member will review the submission and then contact the applicant about their online (via Skype) interview schedule. 

Technological requirements

Laptop or Computer: Ability to run Microsoft programs

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15568 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7784 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4794 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2397 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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