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TECEP Public Relations Thought & Practice: Study Guide & Test Prep

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Ensure you're prepared to take and pass the TECEP Public Relations Thought and Practice exam with help from engaging online lessons, self-assessment quizzes and practice exams. This comprehensive course offers study resources you can access from any computer or mobile device.
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9 chapters in TECEP Public Relations Thought & Practice: Study Guide & Test Prep

Ch 1. Public Relations Basics {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[238817].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Internal & External Public Relations Roles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Role of PR Practitioners & Lawyers in an Organization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85213].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85213].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Public Affairs Departments in Businesses: Role & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29178].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29178].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Public Relations Agency vs. In-House PR Departments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85207].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85207].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Public Relations Licensing: Agencies & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Threats to Client-Firm Relationships in Public Relations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Public Relations Situational Analysis: Purpose, Factors & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238829].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238829].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Foundations of Public Relations: History & Influences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85189].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85189].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Development of the Mass Media & Journalism in the United States: History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Muckrakers of the Progressive Era: Definition and Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ivy Lee & Edward Bernays: Impact on Public Relations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85191].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85191].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Evolution of Modern Public Relations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85192].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85192].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Public Relations in the 21st Century Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85187].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85187].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Professional Codes of Ethics in Public Relations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85209].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85209].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Ethical Issues in Public Relations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85210].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85210].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Difference Between Workplace Ethics and the Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25949].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25949].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The First Amendment: Commercial Speech, Scrutiny & Restrictions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3548].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3548].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Rules Governing the Media: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Communication Law? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85214].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85214].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Harm to Reputation or Economic Interests: Defamation, Libel, & Slander Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Concentric Circle Theory of Public Relations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85199].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85199].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Pat Jackson's Public Relations Model Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85200].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85200].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Models for Public Relations: Grunig-Hunt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85197].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85197].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What are the Functions of Communication? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Public Relations & Communications: Goals & Outcomes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85194].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85194].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Information Flow as a Public Relations Tool Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85196].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85196].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Two-Step Flow Communication Model Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85198].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85198].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Mass Communication? - Definition & Theories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9569].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9569].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Mass Media? - Definition, Types, Influence & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17736].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17736].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Media Industry: Roles, Impact & Ethics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29595].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29595].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Public Opinion: Definition & Measurement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Public Relations' Impact on Public Opinion & Attitudes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85203].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85203].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What are the Different Levels of Communication? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52467].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52467].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Interpersonal Communication: Definition, Characteristics & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54211].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54211].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Organizational Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2126].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2126].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Public Relations Management: Skills, Activities & Departmental Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Four Functions of Management: Planning, Organizing, Leading & Controlling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2034].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2034].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Management by Objectives (MBO)? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Informational and Analytical Reports: Definition and Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Executive Summaries in Business Reports and Proposals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Annual Report: Importance & Best Practices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238839].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238839].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Communication Audits: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85217].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85217].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Public Relations Plan: Example & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9546].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9546].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Setting Goals for a Public Relations Campaign Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Develop a Public Relations Plan Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85250].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85250].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Components of a Written Public Relations Plan Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85251].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85251].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Crafting a Public Relations Message Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85195].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85195].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - How to Present a Public Relations Plan Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85252].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85252].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Success in Public Relations: The Heyman-Berger Study Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How Organizations Manage Their Reputations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85204].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85204].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Building Collaborative Relationships Between Organizations & Their Stakeholders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27029].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27029].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Media's Influence on the Public's Political Attitudes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Role of Media in Elections & Other Government Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Relationship Between Political Culture and Public Opinion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How the Government Communicates with the Public Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85226].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85226].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Internet & Social Media in U.S. Politics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85229].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85229].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Public Relations & the Non-Profit Sector Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85232].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85232].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Public Relations in the Military Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Public Relation in Healthcare Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Public Relations for Labor Unions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238855].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238855].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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