Diploma Program in Public Relations course schedule

Please note:

  • Class sizes are limited, so early registration is advised.
  • All courses are subject to minimum enrollment and the schedule is subject to change.
  • Public Relations Theory and Practice is a prerequisite or co-requisite for all other courses.

Required courses (7)

Required Public Relations courses will be offered during the following terms:    

Course Jan. - April 2024 May - Aug. 2024 Sept. - Dec. 2024
HPPR401
Public Relations Theory and Practice
 
Online
   
Online
HPPR402
Effective Communication Tools
   
Online
 
HPPR403
Communication Planning
 
Online
   
HPPR404
Research and Evaluation
   
Online
 
HPPR405
Writing for Public Relations
     
Online
HPPR407
Evolution of Public Relations
 
Online
   
HPPR408
Case Studies in Public Relations *
     
Online

*Case Studies: must have successfully completed Public Relations Theory and Practice, Communication Planning, and Research and Evaluation.

Elective course (3)

Elective Public Relations courses will be offered during the following terms:    

Course Jan. - April 2024 May - Aug. 2024 Sept. - Dec. 2024
HPPR428
Ethics and Public Relations
     
HPPR433
Media Relations
     
Online
HPPR450
Social Media for Public Relations
 
Online
   
HPPR460
Community and Stakeholder Engagement
 
Online
   
HPPR470
Leadership Excellence in Public Relations
     
Online
HPPR480
Crisis Communication for Public Relations Professionals**
   
Online
 

**Note: this course is our new Micro-certificate in Crisis Communication for Public Relations Professionals, which can also be applied as an elective in the PR diploma program.


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