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Communication, Public Relations and Media

If you want to influence peoples’ perceptions of an organisation; enhance the reputation of an organisation; and build relationships with key social and media representatives, USQ’s Communication, Public Relations and Media degrees will equip you for the world of contemporary storytelling.

  • Learn about interpersonal, group and mass communication, develop practical skills and understand the theory behind the dynamic and interactive areas of communication and media that interest you most. 
  • Learn how to develop, plan and implement effective communication strategies; shape external perceptions of a business; keep the lines of communication open; and establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.
  • Develop skills to attract and retain the support of employees, customers, and important external stakeholders to a business.
  • Our Bachelor of Communication and Media (Public Relations) is accredited with the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA).

Career opportunities

A degree in Communication, Public Relations and Media will prepare you to work in a variety of settings, including corporate public relations companies, consultancy, government organisations, lobby groups, charity organisations, community organisations, arts and culture industries, media, advertising agencies and many others.

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