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  Dec 18, 2017
 
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Humanities Program, Public Relations Option, A.A.


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Designed for transfer, this option combines communication/mass media courses with liberal arts requirements. Bachelor’s degree graduates may take such positions as communications specialist, public relations specialist, copywriter for news and media releases, advertising worker, community relations specialist, lobbyist, speech writer and media advisor.

Graduates of this program will be able to:


  • Evaluate their potential success in public relations through a broad examination of the topic
  • Demonstrate understanding of the definition, history, function, tools, and techniques of public relations
  • Investigate the characteristics of the practitioner, organizational structures, and job opportunities
  • Practice the necessary skills and meet practicing professionals

Requirements


General Education - 45-48 credits


As described in General Education .

Elective - 0-3 credits


Total credits required for degree: 60


Notes:


* Offered Fall Term only

Program Code for registration: HUPBR


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Suggested Sequence - Humanities Program A.A. Degree Public Relations Option


The following sequence is an example of how this degree can be completed in two years. This sequence is based on satisfaction of all Foundational Studies requirements and prerequisites and presumes a Fall Term start date. An individual’s program may vary depending on transfer institution, career objectives, or individual needs. See a counselor for other options and to monitor your progress.

Semester 1 - Fall Term


Total credits: 15-17


Semester 2 - Spring Term


Total credits: 15-16


Semester 3 - Fall Term


Total credits: 16


Semester 4 - Spring Term


Total credits: 12-15


Total Credits for Degree: 60


Sequence Notes:


(1) A minimum of 12 credits are required from the Mathematics , Sciences  or Technological Competency  knowledge areas.

(2) One course is required from the Cultural & Global Awareness  knowledge area. Students may meet the requirement while simultaneously fulfilling the General Education  requirement for another knowledge area.

Transfer Information


For-additional information on transfer visit the Transfer Resources website at https://www.brookdalecc.edu/transfer-resources/ and University Partnerships.

Degree Audit Information


Access your Degree Audit Academic Evaluation through WebAdvisor.  Once you log into WebAdvisor, click on the Students menu, then click Degree Audit - Progress Toward My Degree under Academic Profile.

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