Kingston University

Kingston University

Communication Design and the Creative Economy

This course is aimed at people who would like to develop a career in communication design, the course develop students creative skills while also giving an overview of how to manage the industry effectively within the creative economy.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class degree or above in a relevant area; 2 years' work experience in the creative industries; portfolio; interview.

Course modules

Modules include: Design thinking and entrepreneurship in practice; managing creativity and innovation; leadership in the creative economy; contemporary issues in the creative economy; exploration and innovation; visualising ideas; building interdisciplinary practice; personal research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a mix of project work and formal assessments, including essays, case studies, reports and presentations, plus the final personal research project (approximately 15,000 words).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kingston Hill Kingston upon Thames KT2 7LB South East
Knights Park Kingston upon Thames KT1 2QJ South East

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Key information

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Applicant Services
Telephone number: 
0844 855 2177