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Murdoch University

Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and International Business (Double Major)

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Murdoch University

Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and International Business (Double Major)

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  • Topic : “Thanks to Murdoch University Double Major, I have the flexibility to plan my study at my own pace.” Find out more at Murdoch Info session today.
  • Guest Speaker: Ai Ling - Programme Specialist
  • Date: 19 December 2017, Tuesday, 07:00 PM
  • Venue: 8 Wilkie Road #02-01 Kaplan City Campus @ Wilkie Edge (Beside Peace Centre, nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut)

Students have the option to enrol in either single or double majors.

CORE UNITS (Year 2 and 3 units)
Public Relations
PRO259 Media Relations
PRO302 Public Relations Project
PRO204 Public Relations Strategy
PRO285 Public Relations in Society
PRO307 Campaign Management
PRO345 Issues and Crisis Management

 International Business
BUS344 International Management
BUS343 International Marketing
BUS293 Organisational Theory And Behaviour
BUS341 Business Negotiations: An International Perspectives
BUS284 Comparative Corporate Governance And International Operations
POL298  International Political Economy

In addition, students have to complete the following common Year 2 and 3 units:
BAR200 Developing Research Skills and Methods
BAR300 Advanced Research in the Arts
BRD209 Creativity and Innovation
BRD251 Wellbeing

Students with Polytechnic Diplomas, Kaplan Diplomas and Murdoch University-recognised Private Diplomas will be given 8 exemptions and gain entry to Year 2 of the programme. They can complete the course in 16 months instead of 28 months.

The Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and International Business (Double Major) accepts a wide range of qualifications.

These include:

  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Kaplan Diploma
  • Private Diploma will be assessed on a case-by-case basis

Applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Arts programme may be required to undertake bridging units in order to fulfil the required prerequisite knowledge. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.

Successful completion of a recognised approved Diploma qualification or higher, where the language of instruction was English can be considered.

Delivery Method

Students will attend a combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in this programme. Students have the flexibility to plan their study schedule and enrol between 1 to 4 units per trimester (4-month term). Classes are conducted on weekday evenings or weekends to suit the busy schedules of students enrolled in this programme. Each unit is supported with 24 contact hours. The Dean from Murdoch University is based in Singapore to oversee all academic aspects and ensure a high standard of academic delivery here.

 Assessment Methods

Each unit is assessed by any combination of class participation, written assignments, project or examinations. Assessment methods may vary according to individual unit requirements.

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and International Business (Double Major) from Murdoch University. The degree will be the same as that awarded to on-campus graduates in Australia.

Tuition Fees

The tuition fee covers university registration, study guides, textbooks, intensive seminars and workshops, assignments, examination (if applicable), projects, degree (if earned) and transcript.

For Singaporean/PR

  • Programme fee:
    • S$18,489.60 (Single Major*) payable in 4 instalments
    • S$24,652.80 (Double Major) payable in 4 instalments
  • Receive S$300 referral bursary when you recommend your friend to join our degree programme. T&Cs apply.

*Single major refers to Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations.

 

Education Loan

Education loans are available, subject to meeting the bank's loan requirements. Please click here for more information.

Non-tuition Fees

Non-refundable application fees are as follows:

For Singaporean/PR

  • Application fee: S$181.90

All prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown.

*Note: All fees are subject to change annually. The fees above have been updated and are accurate as of 22 September 2016. For more information about the programme, please contact our course consultant.

Click here for Terms and Conditions for Rebates and Offers