Introduction to Public Relations

Course Description

Explores the principles, history, development and and current professional practice of public relations. Covers concepts of planning and executing effective communication strategies, including message design and distribution, for any organization. Applicable journalistic writing styles are covered.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
45666 JOUR 80 64Z ······· TBA-TBA Gail McElroy ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2021-04-05 to 2021-06-25.

Footnote Information

JOUR-080.-64Z: Online Course. Students must have access to a computer, the Web and an individual e-mail address. Exclusively using a tablet or phone may prevent you from successfully completing a course. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page:

Course Details

4 Units
Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


EWRT 211 and READ 211, or ESL 272 and 273.
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