Online Bachelor in PR & Communication

 

The online Bachelor of Business Administration – online Bachelor in PR & Communication is a comprehensive online communications BBA program that teaches students to become communication and public relations professionals in the global business environment.

Students who study online communication during the BBA in PR & Communication program at GBSB Global Business School in Spain learn media strategies and how to execute integrated marketing and communication campaigns on a global scale, in Europe and other parts of the world.

Online BBA in PR & Communication students study brand theories, investor relations, digital marketing, and innovative marketing communications. Study online for your distance learning online communication BBA and you will be trained into an expert at media relations, communication strategies, reputation management, social media, and more.

Students graduating from GBSB Global with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, additionally obtain Level 4 and Level 5 ATHE Extended Diploma in Management, officially recognized by OFQUAL in the UK, which allows students to complete a top-up year in the leading UK universities and earn a double Bachelors’ degree.

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DEGREE

Bachelor of Business Administration in PR & Communication

Extended Diploma in Management awarded by ATHE (OFQUAL UK)
Second Bachelor’s Degree from the UK (An Optional Top-Up Year)*

*Top-up Degree Option at the following UK Universities: Northampton University, University of Derby, University of Worcester, University of Sunderland, Coventry University.

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DURATION

3 years
Optional Top-up Year

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LANGUAGES

English

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LOCATION

Online

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ANNUAL INTAKES

OCT | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Flexible 24/7 Studies

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TUITION FEES

€9,900
per academic year

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


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International Faculty with
Worldwide Industry Experience

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Blended Learning Options
- Residential Study Period
in Spain

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Increase Employability with
ACCA & Microsoft Certifications

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Practical Knowledge & Skills
Applicable on an Global Scale

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A Possibility to Do
Internship in Spain

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Interactive Learning Materials
& Video Recordings

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


Fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA

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Accredited as ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education) centre, an awarding organization in the UK

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A recognized member of The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

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The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education

bachelor in PR & Communication online LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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COMMUNICATION & PR STRATEGIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY:
Communication strategies are not the same now as 10 years ago. With the widespread use of social media as a new tool for public relations, the professionals in this field need to have knowledge in digital marketing and communication tools to manage successfully the online campaigns. Get the digital knowledge you need for your career while studying an online BBA in PR & Communication.

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DESIGN & BUILD COMMUNICATION CAMPAIGNS:
Understand the communication channels for different types of audiences, how to design the PR campaigns and communicate with different types of media.

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INCREASE YOUR EMPLOYABILITY:
GBSB Global is an official Microsoft and ACCA partner business school. We offer our online communication BBA students a possibility to optionally pass ACCA or MOS exams and obtain additional professional certifications.

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DEVELOP YOUR SOFT SKILLS:
Your online communication BBA program incorporates soft-skills development exercises so that you could improve your leadership abilities, public speaking and negotiation skills.

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VISIT BARCELONA OR MADRID IN SPAIN AND DEVELOP YOUR NETWORK:
If you wish to have a study abroad experience and meet your classmates, your tuition fee includes an optional face-to-face study period. You can visit our campuses in Madrid or Barcelona on Spain and participate in various lectures and company visits organized for our online BBA in PR & Communication students.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Take your future into your own hands. Study online for Bachelor of Business Administration – online BBA in PR & Communication at GBSB Global Business School in Spain and improve your career prospects. Participate in online webinars, attend online guest speakers sessions, do your internship in Spain and benefit from various career resources GBSB Global Business School offers.

Exclusive Access to career development services, professional presentations and workshops

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Year 1

Core Courses (54 ECTS)

Business Ethics


Sociology


Leadership & Organizational Behavior


Business Communication


Academic Writing & Presenting


Business Law


Marketing Management


Global Business Environment


Business Mathematics


Microeconomics


Principles of Accounting


Information Systems I

Additional Courses* (6 ECTS)

Small Business Management


Doing Business in Latin America


The Globalization and Transition Economies


* Note: The list of additional courses is updated annually and may change

Year 2

Core Courses (47 ECTS)

Macroeconomics


Business Management


Business Statistics


Information Systems II


Strategic Management


Human Resource Management


Business Research Methods


Marketing Research


Financial Accounting


Managerial Accounting

Additional Courses* (6 ECTS)

Doing Business in Africa


East Asian Business in the Global Economy


Global Logistics


Stress & Conflict Management


* Note: The list of additional courses is updated annually and may change


Specialization Courses I (7 ECTS)

Year 3

Core Courses (41 ECTS)

Business Finance

Intercultural Management

Operations Management

Project Management

Innovation Management

Crisis & Change Management

Quantitative Data Analysis

Designing & Leading Entrepreneurial Organization (Business Plan)

Quality Management


Specialization Courses II (7 ECTS)

BBA Thesis Seminars + Thesis (12 ECTS)

Optional Residential Study Week in Spain

Online BBA in PR & Communication Specialization Courses

Brand Management

Communication Strategies & Media Planning

Public Relations Case Studies

Reputation and Relationship Management

Innovative Marketing Communications

Investor Relations

 

GBSB Global Business School uses the quarter system where there are four 10 week study periods (or quarters) during the year. Students are expected to attend three quarters, but may attend all four quarters (including summer quarters) to graduate sooner. Summer quarters are available based on the number of students signed up.

STARTING DATES ACADEMIC YEAR 2018- 2019

Our flexible approach to education and unique curricular design allows new students to start their studies in the beginning of each academic quarter. The starting dates for new undergraduate and graduate students are the following:

BBA/MBA/MSc Programs
Fall Quarter – October 1, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

MA Programs
Fall Quarter – October 1, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2018-2019

FALL QUARTER

October 2018 - December 2018

Orientation Days
September 27-28

WEEK 1

October 1 - 5

WEEK 2

October 8 - 12

WEEK 3

October 15 - 19

WEEK 4

October 22 - 26

WEEK 5

Oct. 28 - Nov. 2

WEEK 6

November 5 - 9

WEEK 7

November 12 - 16

WEEK 8

November 19 - 23

WEEK 9

November 26 - 30

WEEK 10

December 3 - 7

WEEK 11

December 10 - 14

ACCA, MOS exams

December 13 - 18

WINTER QUARTER

January 2019 - March 2019

Orientation Day
January 7

WEEK 1

January 7 - 11

WEEK 2

January 14 - 18

WEEK 3

January 21 - 25

WEEK 4

Jan. 28 - Feb. 1

WEEK 5

February 4 - 8

WEEK 6

February 11 - 15

WEEK 7

February 18 - 22

WEEK 8

Feb. 25 - Mar. 1

WEEK 9

March 4 - 8

WEEK 10

March 11 - 15

WEEK 11

March 18 - 22

ACCA, MOS exams

March 21 - 27

SPRING QUARTER

April 2019 - June 2019

Orientation Day
April 1

WEEK 1

April 1 - 5

WEEK 2

April 8 - 12

Easter Break

April 14 - 22

WEEK 3

April 23 - 26

WEEK 4

Apr. 29 - May 3

WEEK 5

May 6 - 10

WEEK 6

May 13 - 17

WEEK 7

May 20 - 24

WEEK 8

May 27 - 31

WEEK 9

June 3 - 7

WEEK 10

June 10 - 14

WEEK 11

June 17 - 21

ACCA, MOS exams

June 19 - 26

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: Dec 22 – Jan 6

SPRING HOLIDAYS 2019: March 23 - 31

EASTER BREAK 2019: April 14 - 22

SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2019: July - October 2019

GRADUATION CEREMONY 2019: June 27, 2019

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (January): (Week 3 of Winter term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (April): (Week 3 of Spring term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (June): (during last week of the month)

 

Bank Holidays (Barcelona Campus)

January: 1st: New Year(Statewide), 6th: Reyes(Statewide)

April: 19th: Friday of Eastern(Statewide), 22nd: Monday of Eastern(Autonomic)

May: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide), 21st: Monday of Pentecostes(Local)

June: 24th: Saint John(Autonomic)

August: 15th: Virgin's ascension(Statewide)

September: 11th: Diada(Autonomic), 24th: Virgel de la Merce(Local)

October: 12th: Spain National Day(Statewide)

November: 1st: Todos los Santos(Statewide)

December: 6th: Day of the Constitution(Statewide), 8th: Inmaculada(Statewide), 25th: Christmas(Statewide), 26th: Saint Esteban(Autonomic)

 

VICTORIA BALLESTA

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Law, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
MBA, ESADE Business School, Spain
MBA, Exchange Program, UCLA, USA
MA, Digital Marketing & Inbound Marketing, IEBS Business School, Spain
PhD, Civil Law, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Founder & Manager, Victoria’s Cakes, Spain
Marketing & Digital Manager, CLB/Teknon/Ruber Internacional/Inmaculada, Spain
Marketing & Trade Marketing Manager/Business Development Manager, Omega Pharma, Spain

STEPHEN HARRISON

Academic Background
BSc, Mathematics, Exeter University, UK
MBA, Marketing, University of Phoenix, USA
Master Degree, Marketing, ESERP Business School, Spain

Career Experience
CEO, Gerentes Internacionales S.A., Spain
Independent Consultant/Coach, Spain
Financial & Business Consultant, Spain

CARLES REVILLA

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, International Trade, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Bachelor Degree, Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, International Business and Marketing, Johannes Kepler Universitat Linz, Spain

Career Experience
Digital Strategist, Freelance, Spain
International Digital Marketing Manager, ACC1O, Spain
Export Manager of European Markets, Delta, Spain

JESÚS OLIVER FERRER

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Marketing, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain
MBA, Marketing, ESIC Business School, Spain

Career Experience
Founder, WEARECENTRIC, Spain
Partner, Sitka Capital, Spain
Marketing Director, Casio España S.L., Spain
Strategic Marketing Consultant, Freelance, Spain

FERRAN TEIXES

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Philology, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, Economics and Management, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Certified Lego ® Serious Play ® Facilitator

Career Experience
Advisory Board Member, IGNITE Serious Play, Spain
Managing Director, Agrupació Pedagògica Sant Nicolau, Spain

ARIANNA MAZEO

Academic Background
BA, Sociology and Communication, Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy
Master Degree, Education and ICT, University of Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, European Policies, Digital Creativity and Design Innovation, University Roma Tre, Italy

Career Experience
Senior Managing Director of Master’s Degree in Design and Communication, ELISAVA, Spain
Director, Desis Lab ELISAVA/ Desis Network, Spain

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO ONLINE BBA IN PR & COMMUNICATION, YOU MUST:

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The entry profile should include one of the following:

  • A GCE Advanced level profile with achievement in 2 or more subjects supported by 5 or more GCSEs at grades C and above
  • Other related level 3 subjects
  • Other equivalent international qualifications (high school diploma)

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Have a high level of English language

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Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents

Tuition Fee for the Program (60 ECTS credits)

9,900 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

3,300 EUR

Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)

165 EUR

(Visiting students)

Payment Conditions:

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)

4,950 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)

4,950 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance and a requirement to send visa documents

The remaining Tuition Fees are due the first Friday (Week 1) of the program.

Bachelor´s Program Duration: 9 Quarters = 3 Academic Years

A discount may be applied if the student choses to pay
the full amount at the time of program acceptance.
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If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee of 5% of the remaining tuition amount will be charged.
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Payment are accepted by bank transfer or PayPal (commission charges apply).
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Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
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Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.

 
 

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