Public Relations

NATIONAL DIPLOMA: N4 PUBLIC RELATIONS

Course Overview

This qualification has been developed to enable learners who are particularly interested and talented in an occupational / vocational area to develop competencies in Public Relations. The qualification is aimed primarily at giving learners technical, theoretical, practical and workplace knowledge and skills required in their chosen occupational/vocational area. The qualification as a single entity has value in the workplace as it equips learners with vital knowledge and skills that enable them to be productively employed at entry level positions in an occupation. The qualification can be used for updating, upskilling and/or continuing education and training in related occupations.

Global Availability

This course is specially designed for distant learning (also known as e-Learning).

At EMET we make use of modern e-Learning technology, utilising our Virtual Classroom as the main method of distant learning. It allows learners, through EMET’s Virtual Classroom design, to be equipped and trained, at leisure, Nationally. This enables learners to remain in their daily work while being equipped part-time.

Learners will be able to communicate with facilitators via email.

Career Fields/Further Studies

• Event Manager   • Cruise Industry   • Hotel Reception / Management   • Tour Operator / Tour Guide   • Tourism Development Officer

Course Contents

N4 PUBLIC RELATIONS (SAQA ID 66879)

  • Office Practice N4
  • Infomation Processing N4
  • Public Administration N4
  • Management Communication N4

Course Contents

N5 PUBLIC RELATIONS (SAQA ID 66958)

  • Office Practice N5
  • Infomation Processing N5
  • Public Administration N5
  • Management Communication N5

Course Contents

N6 PUBLIC RELATIONS (SAQA ID 67003)

  • Office Practice N6
  • Infomation Processing N6
  • Public Administration N6
  • Management Communication N6
  • After completing the N6 Certificate, students need to complete 18 months of practical experience in their area of study to obtain a National N-Diploma.

Programme Type

The National N Diploma: Public Relations is a National N Diploma of the Department of Education.

Accreditation

NQF LEVEL: 5

Programme Duration

You should be able to complete this course within 36 months.

Entrance Requirements

Learners need one of the following: • National Senior Certificate   • N3 in the relevant specialisation area.

Certification

Upon successful completion of the N4+N5+N6 National Certificates and the relevant 18 months practical workplace learning, the learner will be awarded the National N Diploma Level 6 from the Department of Education.