Oxford Brookes University
The course gives students a broad understanding of the key issues facing the publishing industry in the 21st century, and provides scope to develop specialist skills required for career development. It also enables in-depth exploration of specialist areas through independent study and the dissertation.
Good degree (2.1) in any subject or significant industry experience is required. Applicants should be able to demonstrate a commitment to work in the publishing or communications industries. Applicants whose 1st language is not English, or have not studied a higher education degree in English, require IELTS 7.0.
Compulsory modules: Design and production for publishing; editorial management; marketing management for publishing; dissertation or major project. Optional modules: E-publishing; new product development; international publishing management; journals publishing; publishing and language issues; rights management; history and culture of publishing; magazine publishing; children's publishing; digital media publishing; independent study in publishing.
Assessment is primarily by coursework. A limited number of class tests assess skills in applying marketing terms and in proof reading.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,495 per Whole course (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,870 per Whole course (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,820 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 6,560 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Headington Campus||Oxford||OX3 0BP||South East|