Introduction to Public Relations

Course Description

Students will evaluate their potential success in the field of public relations through a broad examination of the topic including the definition, history, function, tools and techniques. Students will investigate the characteristics of the practitioner, the organizational structures and the variety of job opportunities, and they will practice the necessary basic skills and meet practicing professionals. (Prerequisite(s): ENGL-095 or satisfactory completion of College's foundational studies requirement in English). NOTE: This course is offered only in the Spring term.