Course Description

PR 231 Introduction to Public Relations
4 cr.
Offered: Fall
Co-requisite: PR 250.
Prerequisite: Admission to PR 231 requires a 2.25 GPA and declaration of a major or minor in public relations.
The theory and practice of public relations, its function in organizations and its role in society. Topics include the history, communication theories and ethics of public relations, areas of practice in public relations and career opportunities.