ATAR cut-off
78.80 (Median ATAR)
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International entry requirement

Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 Jul 2018
Mode of delivery

Face to Face


3 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 8 years maximum.

Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
English language proficiency
  • IELTS overall minimum - 6.5
  • IELTS section minimum - 6.0

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3 years full-time.

Mode of delivery

Face to Face

UON program code: 11496
CRICOS code: 000326M

Public Relations

Our Public Relations major provides students with the skills required in the profession and practice of public relations, which assists organisations in establishing and maintaining communication and cooperation with stakeholder groups.

Students will undertake studies in:

  • professional writing
  • public relations
  • practice
  • developing multimedia publications
  • public affairs
  • public relations writing
  • public relations strategy
  • public relations campaigns

Career opportunities

Bachelor of Communication graduates majoring in Public Relations may seek employment in the field of public relations or pursue related careers in event management, promotion, advertising, marketing and policy development in both public and private sectors. Public Relations graduates have the opportunity to develop in-depth expertise that is often recognised by above-average salaries.

Students who complete the Bachelor of Communication with the Public Relations major from 2012 will graduate with a degree accredited by Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA).