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ADVT 370-CN : Introduction to Public Relations


Public relations is a core management function for every type of organization, whether public or private. Public relations spans a wide range of marketing disciplines including media relations, corporate reputation, community affairs, issues/crisis management, investor relations, and government affairs. PR is one of the primary tools used to reinforce a company's brand and support its competitive position. Students learn the essential components of an effective PR strategy; how to evaluate and manage outside PR counsel; essentials of media relations and crisis management; and how to draft PR messages. Students select a "beat" or coverage area to investigate as part of the class homework projects. This course involves heavy writing; it may not be audited.This course is cross-listed as MKTG 390-CN.

Spring 2023
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
03/27/23 - 06/10/23Tu
6:15 – 9:15 p.m.Wieboldt Hall 40612
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Shmarak, Michael
Chicago Campus
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