Study

In this section we provide book reviews, explore PR and communication theory and investigate they key topics around studying PR and communication. There is more of an academic focus and whether you areĀ an undergraduate, post-graduate or a professional looking to expand your skills, you'll find plenty here to support your journey.

On a recent trip to Malaysia, Kevin Ruck discussed internal communication and employee engagement with managers at Petronas.
Our short history of PR student blogging starts with Stephen Davies.
Our guide to using communication theory is a valuable resource for public relations and internal communication practitioners. The guide covers basic transmission models and also draws on mass communication and psychology.
Here's why practitioners should not ignore research and scholarship.
A reflection on the events of 2017 and a discussion of professionalism, ethics and qualifications.
We review a critical outsider's analysis of the public relations business.
What to study; when and where? Here's what you need to consider to make an informed choice.
Mastery of public relations and communication suggests a knowledge of the groups we want to develop relationships with. The PR Place Guide to Stakeholder Identification and Mapping draws on best practice to help you develop this expertise.
We review a new book based on ten years of European research.
What are your options if you've missed out on applying for graduate schemes?
Welcome back to our #bestPRblogs challenge for PR students. Here's what it's about, and which universities are in the lead.
Is public relations a management discipline or a media practice? Universities have very different ideas about where it belongs as an academic discipline.