Public Relations

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Public Relations

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Communication Studies, Public Relations

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Pre-requisite: ENG 202 (Writing from Theory)

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course defines public relations, familiarizes students with its theoretical concepts and helps them to grasp the significance of the historical trends of public relations in America. The course will help students recognize, understand and critically evaluate the functions of public relations in various organizational settings, and the key elements of the public relations process. It will also help the student to become aware of the ethical and legal dimensions of public relations practice. 3 credit hours. Pre-requisites: MKT 200 and ENG 102.

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