Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Public Relations

LJMU's MSc in Public Relations is designed for creative communicators and delivered by academics with significant industry experience. - Enjoy enhanced career and promotion prospects - Learn from expert staff with experience of working in PR and the event management industry - Develop your knowledge to the next level of influence within media communications. PR professionals manage strategies, reputation and the direction of their client's public profile. In this ever-evolving digital age, the ability to communicate, understand and shift opinion are highly valued skills that not only position how a client or product looks, but also influence the behaviour of those interacting with it.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need: a good second class honours degree in a relevant discipline e.g. a business-related subject, computing or media or significant previous work experience Additional Information IELTS 6.0 (Min 5.5 in each component) Pearson 50-57 RPL is accepted on this programme International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part time If you have any specific queries, please contact busadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages: www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules PR Perspectives (10 credits) Public Relations Planning and Strategy (20 credits) Managing Business Research 1 (10 credits) Managing Business Research 2 (10 credits) Digital Communications Management (20 credits) Digital Marketing in Context (20 credits) Media Relations (20 credits) Research Project (60 credits) Event Management (10 credits) International Public Relations (10 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. Assessment methods on this programme include practical tasks, formal reports, presentations and portfolios.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Scotland) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University L2 2QP North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Liverpool Business School
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01512318080