The assignments featured here are a selection of 'thought pieces' submitted by candidates as part of the Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) and have scored 80% or higher.
If you'd like to consider becoming PRINZ Accredited read more here. PRINZ APR runs from June to October annually, is open to practitioners with 5 years+ experience and costs $1200 plus GST. The course is a mix of assignments, a written and an oral exam/presentation. Candidates are assigned a senior mentor, come together for a day-long seminar and attend a half day pre exam workshop. Graduation takes place at the following year's annual Conference and the top scoring graduate will be given the Joseph Peart top APR graduate Award.
The impact of media on the practice of public relations: Why public relations practitioners should not underestimate the influence traditional media journalists have on our publics while up-skilling for social media. - Justin Courtney
Journalists make great PR practitioners - Michael Dobie
How does good PR operate in a multicultural setting? - Peter Hennessey
Journalists make great PR practitioners - Janine Ogier
What does best practice in internal communications look like? - Anne-Marie Robinson
How government relations is more than just lobbying. - Simon Roche