University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Creative Professional Practice

This is a flexible, work-based course for people working in the creative industries (including those who are self-employed); it is a modular course, consisting of elements which learners can combine to create a personalised learning programme.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree or equivalent. Other qualifications such as HNDs and foundation degrees, supported by several years of relevant post-qualification experience in responsible posts, may also be acceptable. Applicants are usually working at a professional level. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Accredited prior learning (APL); learning management; work-based learning projects; taught units.

Assessment methods

The bulk of your assessment will be through work-based projects. However, other forms of assessment may include essays, reports, reviews as well as other assessment artefacts.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Variable - 1 years
MA Part-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

Key information

Admissions Team, Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries
Telephone number: 
023 9284 2421