Study a degree that’s tailor-made for you.
A liberal arts degree gives you the freedom to focus on the subjects that most interest you. You’ll concentrate on a major area of study while maintaining a breadth of learning spanning the arts, humanities and social sciences.
The Public Relations Major
The Public Relations Major offers a thorough grounding in the history, theories and developments of the rapidly expanding industry.
You will learn how to work effectively across the global multimedia communications industries, developing skills in writing, media relations and crisis management. Practical projects will enable you to apply your skills to real-life case studies, training you to respond effectively to rapid political, cultural and social changes.
Elective modules will help you understand the breadth of this discipline and also give you a broad skillset. Options to learn a language and study abroad at one of our international partners will help expand your learning and global outlook.
PR is a vital function within many industries. This Major will open doors to industries as diverse as international business, charities, sports, travel, arts and culture and luxury brands.
You’ll graduate with a wide range of skills valuable in any workplace, including critical thinking, cross-cultural understanding, communication, teamwork and problem-solving – ready to become an engaged, thoughtful and well-informed global leader.
Industry-active academics and our Graduate Outcomes Team can help to connect you to world-renowned companies, where you’ll build workplace skills and connections you’ll lean on throughout your whole career.
Liberal Studies alumni have a high rate of employment and occupy various high-profile positions across academia, entrepreneurship, finance, politics, law, management, the arts, marketing, PR, psychology and consultancy.