This session of the Accreditation Study Course is designed to familiarize candidates with the historical development of public relations in the
v Background and Basic Premises of Public Relations
v Definitions of Public Relations
v Objectives of Public Relations
v History (events, dates, people, trends, developments, eras)
v Socioeconomic and political factors influencing the practice of public relations
v Sections 1.1, 1.2, 2.2 through 2.5 and 6.4, detailed list of Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities tested, Candidate’s Preparation Guide for Examination for Accreditation in Public Relations
In addition there are two pdf handouts on the definition of public relations and how public relations benefits society that are copyrighted material available only to those planning to get their APR. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a copy.