Masters degrees are more versatile than doctoral qualifications and have a broad range of professional and academic applications. According to the U.S. Department of Education, three types of masters programs exist research, professional, and terminal. The most popular masters degree types are Master of Arts (M.A.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in a mixture of subject fields.
MA Degree in Public Relations - PR
This course is designed to produce the future leaders of the Public Relations Industry. You will not only learn the practical skills required to embark on a career in PR but also the research and analysis skills that will help you get ahead. You will create campaigns, pitch to clients, stage a press conference and create videos and blogs, as well as write research reports, essays and a dissertation. You will also explore issues affecting the industry, such as professional ethics and the impact of digital media. [+]
Corporate communication and Public relations have become strategic management tools in this new age of global and information-centered business environments. Corporations and other organizations need human resources trained and qualified in corporate communications to reach their objectives and excel in their fields. This graduate program presents the opportunity to learn applied practical and theoretical knowledge as well as conduct academic research. [+]
Develop effective marketing, brand, advertising and PR knowledge and enhance your future career in these fields. [+]
A communication plan that adds value: it's what every organisation wants. Develop the advanced skills and theory you'll need for a successful career in public relations and communications on this industry approved course. Graduate with the knowledge and skills to strategically manage reputations and communicate effectively with the people on the inside and the outside of an organisation. [+]
By combining cutting edge thinking with practical project work, MA Advertising will enable you to develop the essential skills and experience to succeed within this dynamic and challenging industry. [+]
Learn to engage with a global audience through social media, viral marketing and creative writing at Europes largest PR teaching department. [+]
Public relations is a booming industry - even in a recession as other promotional sectors contract, PR has continued to grow year-on-year. [+]
This course examines the role of public relations in shaping media output both within media organisations themselves and in relation to the external impact of PR on the media. [+]
Course work will be completed during two long vacation periods. Each of the two year course work will last for six weeks, making it a total of 12 weeks, while two weeks (one week each) will be spent on revision and [+]
MASTER OF ARTS (MA) IN PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Course work will be completed during two long vacation periods. Each of the two year course work will last for six weeks, making it a total of 12 weeks, while two weeks (one week each) will be spent on revision and examinations, making a total of four weeks. Students will be expected to complete and submit their Special Topics by October of the second year of the programme.
i) A good first degree in the social sciences from a recognized University.
ii) A minimum of three years working experience in the private or public sector.
iii) A pass in an entrance examination and an interview.... [-]
London is the European capital where most of the major lobbying consultancies are located. This specialisation offers the opportunity to appreciate in greater depth the universe of PR [+]
Master of Arts - Lobbying & Public Affairs
London is the European capital where most of the major lobbying consultancies are located. This specialisation offers the opportunity to appreciate in greater depth the universe of PR and political communications.
An excellent level of both spoken and written English is required.
Mentor of the Lobbying & Public Affairs Program
Jo Lynn is an experienced Public Relations Consultant and Trainer. She began her career in Fleet Street before working for some of the best PR agencies in the world: Burson Marsteller, Good Relations and Lynne Franks. She alos headed Splash Press Agency for 12 years until she created her own PR agency: Jo Lynn Consultancy.... [-]
Our Public Relations and Corporate Communications MA is designed for people who want to build their careers in internal communications or public relations (PR) and enhance their understanding of corporate social responsibility (CSR). [+]