*The following programme is in teach-out phase and thus it will not be offered for a 1st year intake in 2020.We apologise for the inconvenience caused and invite prospective students to discuss alternative study programmes with our student consultants at the college. Current students who previously enrolled for this accredited programme will continue to completion of the programme.


The Higher Certificate in Public Relations is an entry program in the higher education landscape for those who want a recognised and accredited qualification in the field of public relations. Public relations is an extremely important part of the life of any organisation as the impact of social media can influence perceptions either positively or negatively.

This program has been structured in such a way that it gives public relations practitioners a start in an exciting and vibrant environment, full of challenges and huge potential to grow. It will capacitate learners to operate in small, medium and large organisations. It also provides a platform for growth and articulation into other educational.

The programme ensures that students are able to demonstrate the ability to communicate information reliably, accurately and coherently, using conventions appropriate to public relations contexts, in written and oral or signed form.

Duration

The programme duration is 1 year minimum.

Career fields

Learners could pursue a career as a:

  • Public Relations Officer
  • Media Consultant
  • Journalist
  • Brand Manager
  • Administrators in a public relations environment
  • Entrepreneurs

Certification

Upon successful completion of your programme, you will receive a certificate depicting: - Higher Certificate in Public Relations and an academic transcript. These documents will be issued at the annual graduation ceremony, couriered to the nearest branch or posted to you, provided that your account is in order. It is the learners responsibility to ensure they meet all the programme requirements before a qualification can be issued.

Admission Requirements

The minimum entry requirement is the National Senior Certificate OR equivalent.

  • For full details on admission requirements contact college

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