Time: 10 January – 31 March 2022
Place: Online studies
Extent: 5 ECTS credits
Number of study places: 15
Target group: Everyone interested in the topic
Lecturer: Sara Czabai-Leppänen

Credited in degree at Xamk: All Bachelor level degrees at Xamk
Enrolment by: 19.12.2021
Price: Free of charge

Note that you can enrol for Open UAS studies at the maximum of 50 ECTS credits per semester. One person’s enrolments exceeding 50 ECTS credits are deleted in the enrolment order. Paying attention to this is important when planning your studies.

Please also notice, that
Xamk degree students cannot enrol on Open UAS courses.

Learning outcomes:
You are familiar with the basic concepts of public relations (PR).
You know the theoretical framework and practices related to PR.
You understand how public relations are managed in organizations.
You understand the impact of PR and its functions in society.

It is an automated online course, which you can complete in your own pace.

Student's workload is approximately 130 hours.

Study material:
Material at Learn platform

The assessment is based on activity completion and online exam.

Assessment scale: 1-5

Transcript of records will be delivered by requestby email in PDF form.

This course is based on the curricula of Xamk's degree programmes and the Finnish credits are fully compatible with the ECTS.

Additional information on enrolment:
Open University of Applied Sciences office, email: openstudies@xamk.fi.

Terms of cancellation: 
If you are not able to participate in the course, please let us know as soon as possible by email openstudies@xamk.fi.

Before the course starts, you'll receive an invitation by email to this course.

Please note that there can be changes in the course details in terms of the timetable and teachers, for example.


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