Oxford Brookes University
The course provides an excellent overview of every aspect of publishing, with an emphasis on digital publishing. The MA in Digital Publishing combines theory with practice and provides scope to develop specialist skills required for career development. You will leave the course with a broad understanding of the key issues facing the publishing industry in the 21st century and a wide range of publishing and general management skills, including advanced IT skills, to help you succeed in the industry.
A good degree 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; if applicants 1st language is not English, then an English language level of IELTS 7.0.
Semester 1: Design and production for publishing; editorial management; marketing management in publishing. Semester 2: Digital media publishing; e-publishing, dissertation. Optional modules: international publishing management, publishing and language issues, new product development, journals publishing, magazine publishing, rights management, history and culture of 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||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 7,495 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 12,870 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,495 per Whole course (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,870 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 3,820 per Academic year (home fees)||18 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 6,560 per Academic year (overseas fees)||18 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|