Minor in Public Relations {17-18}

Minor in Public Relations

The minor in Public Relations is designed to introduce students to public relations and develop one’s skills in verbal and visual storytelling.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Develop an awareness and understanding of the analytical process used to design a public relations response to defined situation.
  • Demonstrate professional, entry-level proficiency in the composition of a public relations message designed to share information with a target public.
  • Demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively with others on a public relations task.
  • Develop an awareness and understanding of the strategies and tactics used in the public relations environment.

Core Requirements ( 18 credits )

COMM 210 Media Writing (3)
COMM 220 Layout and Typography I (3)
COMM 230 Photography (3)
COMM 284 Public Relations Principles (3)
COMM 307 Writing for Public Relations (3)
COMM 375 Strategies and Tactics in Public Relations (3)