Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Marketing Communications

This course gives students a core grounding in marketing whilst developing a marketing communications specialism and is of particular interest to professionals in the creative sector. Designed for those already working in marketing, this course helps students gain the skills and insight needed to take that vital step up the ladder or move into a specialist role.

Entry requirements

Applicants need a good Honours degree (minimum 2.2) from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent from a recognised overseas institution, or have a qualification such as the Advanced Certificate in Marketing, a BTEC or HND and have 3 years' management experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to meet the UK Border Agency and Universities minimum English language requirements, such as the International English Language Test (IELTS) 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in all components.

Course modules

Postgraduate Certificate core modules: marketing strategy; principles of marketing communication strategy; buyer behaviour; marketing research; implementing integrated marketing communications; business information for marketing. Postgraduate Diploma is made up of the remaining core module and 1 option module from: customer relationship management; global marketing; interactive marketing; public relations. Master's: dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through supervised mini-projects, presentations, time-constrained assignments and examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,250 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 687 per Credit (England) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 938 per Credit (International) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 687 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 687 per Credit (Scotland) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 687 per Credit (Wales) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Frenchay Campus Bristol BS16 1QY South West

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