The field of communications is in a state of constant change. By studying public relations at Bond University, students will develop practical skills, built on a foundation of theory, to meet the needs of this ever-evolving industry. Students will acquire transferable and adaptable knowledge in strategic communication via authentic projects including client campaigns, case studies, internships, and hands-on skill development, to advance industry knowledge and expertise in a small-class environment. Developing ethical and innovative public relations campaigns and tactics for real world clients enables students to apply their skills helping them gain confidence in, and practice with, their new abilities.
The Bond University degrees focus on developing creativity, critical thinking and presentation skills. Graduates will gain a flexible and dynamic skills set, transferable across many diverse and exciting career paths including strategic communication, public relations, social media, media, marketing and more.
All this based at Bond’s beautiful sandstone campus set on a lake at Robina on Queensland’s Gold Coast. The campus features state-of-the-art facilities, cafes and bars, on-campus accommodation, and a world-class sports centre with two Olympic swimming pools all spread across on 50 hectares.
QUT is one of the largest in Australia with 40,000 students. It offers a broad range of degrees, with the flexibility to choose a combination of study areas as well as participates in exchange programs with overseas universities. It is the largest provider of bachelor degree graduates into full-time employment in Australia each year.
USQ is a dynamic, young institution offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees on campus, off campus and on line. It believes that flexible delivery is about giving people what they want, where they want it, when they want it, in their own time. Its main campus is in the city of Toowoomba, and has campuses at Springfield and Online. It enrols 25,000 students and has a strong research program. It is a world leader in online learning technologies and pedagogy.
Public relations and strategic communication are expanding areas of employment and the Bachelor of Communication at The University of Queensland (UQ) teaches you how to fit into a wide range of careers in government, business or the community sector.
UQ is a leader in communication studies – our research ranked 27th in the world in the 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject.
Graduates of this program gain the ability to reach the right people with the right message, build community, manage multi-media tactics, enhance stakeholder engagement, and develop a communication campaign from concept to delivery.
For more than a century, UQ has educated and worked with outstanding people to deliver knowledge leadership for a better world. Bringing together inspirational learning, teaching and research, UQ is a hub for curious minds who innovate and explore – a place where you’ll find the support you need to turn your ideas into reality.
Situated on 114 hectares of Brisbane River-bound land, UQ’s St Lucia campus is a vibrant mix of sandstone buildings and contemporary architecture, landscaped gardens and lakes. Only 7km from Brisbane’s CBD, making it an appealing place to study, work or visit.
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