Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

Marketing Communications

Marketing communications are messages and related media used to communicate with a market. This programme explores and investigates the marketing communications business, how marketing communications work, how to plan a marketing communications campaign, and ethical considerations when implementing marketing communications in practice. You will demonstrate a critical understanding and appreciation of marketing communications issues and how marketers define and solve problems, and will gain an appreciation of how the marketing communications function relates to other business functions. Based in the School of Business, Economics and Informatics, the Department of Management is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in teaching, research and consultancy in the broad field of management. Our academic staff are active researchers as well as enthusiastic teachers, and regularly publish cutting-edge articles in the world's leading journals. We have particular research strengths in international business and strategy, the management of innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, corporate governance, sport management and marketing, as well as financial management and accounting. We offer students of all ages and backgrounds a chance to study either part-time or full-time in our department and to gain an internationally recognised University of London qualification.

Course modules

You complete 8 modules and write a 12,000-word dissertation. Full-time modules: Brand Management; Consumer Behaviour; Marketing Communications; Marketing Management; Marketing Research; Marketing Strategy and Planning; Public Relations; Relationship Marketing . Part-time modules - Year 1: Brand Management; Consumer Behaviour; Marketing Communications; Marketing Management; Marketing Strategy and Planning . Part-time modules - Year 2: Marketing Research; Public Relations; Relationship Marketing . MSc Marketing Communications dissertation.

Assessment methods

A combination of examinations, coursework and a 12,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2018 GBP 10,950 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2018 GBP 16,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Part-time October 2018 GBP 8,475 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2018 GBP 5,475 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus WC1E 7HX London

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Department of Management
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02076316740