PR Management and Conflict Resolution (MECO6909)


The unit will examine how public relations (PR) programs are managed, focusing on conflict situations. Throughout the unit we will use case studies to examine various models of communication management and their effectiveness in conflict resolution, while evaluating the management of crisis communication planning in diverse organisations.

Further unit of study information


1x2hr seminar/week


2x1000wd quizzes (30%), 1x3000wd research report (50%), 1x500wd group project presentation (10%), 1x500wd weekly comments (10%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.