Bachelor of Communication - Public Relations / Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management

University of Canberra

This program will give students the specialist skills to work in three growing industries public relations, events and tourism. For example, public relations practitioners organise events as part of their regular tasks; public relations skills are important for tourism management while tourism may use events as part of it's strategic plan, requiring PR skills to delivery an effective event. Graduates will have the knowledge needed to work as an event and/or tourism manager with the additional skills of understanding how to promote their organisation to ensure sustainability. Students will be equipped to work in-house (for example, for a major hotel, tourism operators, tourism resorts, travel agencies, or government agencies) or in a public relations firm that specialises in tourism and events management. The degree includes real-world professional experiences that will help to get a job by participating two internship opportunities.

Course Fee:

International: $112,000

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent


96 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Communication studies; Event and tourism management; Public relations

Study Pathways:

Honours is available.


The Bachelor of Communication in Public Relations is accredited by the Public Relations Institute of Australia.

Accepts International Students:


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The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

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