Creative Marketing & Advertising

MA - UCA Epsom - 2018, 2019


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Our MA Creative Marketing & Advertising course offers those with wider business knowledge the opportunity to focus on marketing, communication, PR and advertising within the fast-growing creative industries. 

Studying MA Creative Marketing & Advertising at postgraduate level will allow you to further develop and refine your existing skills and critical insight into the professional, theoretical and practical world of creative promotion. Supported by teaching professionals and working alongside other practitioners, you will be able to collaborate with other Creative Business and Media postgraduate students to enrich your learning experience. 

Every course within our Business School portfolio is taught with a global perspective, giving graduates the skillset required to pursue a creative business career anywhere in the world. Our teaching programmes are all project based, combining knowledge from both business and the creative industries in order to produce well-rounded, highly employable graduates with a highly-regarded qualification.

MA Creative Marketing & Advertising is a one-year postgraduate degree within UCA’s Creative Business and Media portfolio. Held at our Epsom campus, you will develop an in depth understanding of the environments, practices and theory and contextual research specific to contemporary creative marketing and advertising.

Your learning programme will consist of seminars, tutorials and practical workshops with a strong emphasis on independent research. At the start of the course, you can also benefit from collaborative group work with fellow postgraduate students on our MA Creative Business Management degree.

In order to develop lifelong professional skills that relate to your career aspirations, you will undertake your own exploration of creative advertising and marketing practice, investigating creative ideas and developing practical solutions to complex industry related problems.

You will progress onto a final Marketing & Advertising project unique to your area of interest within the creative industries. On completion of the course, you will have an internationally recognised qualification, giving you the potential to work at a high level within the marketing, PR and advertising industries.

Length of study:

One year full-time

Campus:

UCA Epsom

Start month:

September

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Entry year(s):

2018, 2019

Entry requirements:

Honours degree, normally 2.1 or above, and/or relevant work experience

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Course details

  • Term 1

    Business Lecture Series

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    Creative Thinking

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    Entrepreneurship & Innovation

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  • Term 2

    Advertising Account Management

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    Digital Comms and Strategy

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  • Term 3

    Ideas Development and Marketing and Comms Proposal

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    Final Marketing and Advertising Project

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  • Fees

    Uncover all the costs involved, as well as the grants, loans and other financial support you may be entitled to.

  • Fee discounts & scholarships

    To support all of our current students and our recent UK and EU alumni to progress to the next level of study, we have developed a new range of fee discounts across a range of courses.

Business School

The first of its kind in the UK, our new Business School for the Creative Industries builds on our long tradition of collaborating with employers to cultivate leadership, entrepreneurial and problem-solving skills.

Facilities

The MA courses at UCA Epsom share a baseroom with networked computer facilities and you also have access to our extensive range of campus facilities, including: print studios with extensive screen printing facilities, photography studios, 3D workshops, media store for borrowing film and photography equipment. There is also a modern library with a wealth of books, journals, special collections and online resources.

How to apply - 2018 entry

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Entry requirements

UK entry requirements

  • A good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline

and/or

  • Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level.

Consideration will also be given to applicants who present a degree with a lower classification, but can make a strong case for admission in relation to a particular project and can demonstrate their potential to satisfactorily complete the course.

International entry requirements

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Non-UK equivalent qualifications

English language requirements


Your portfolio

No formal portfolio is needed for this course - we will assess your written application. Potential offers will be made based on your application form, predicted qualifications, personal statement and reference. You may be invited for an Applicant Day to further discuss your application.

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