Taught course


Edinburgh Napier University · Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries

Entry requirements

You will need a first degree at 2:2 or above, or an equivalent qualification. However, if you do not have the necessary qualification requirements, please get in touch as relevant industry experience will be taken into account. As the course involves working with texts, editing and copy writing, a good level of spoken and written English is required.

Months of entry


Course content

The course is studied full-time over one year and is split up into three trimesters with attendance of approximately 2.5 days per week; part-time study over two years is approximately one or two days a week.

You'll learn through a variety of teaching methods including lectures, seminars and workshops, and independent study. There are also regular master classes from professionals working at the highest level in the industry.

Our new work placement module has proven highly successful, even leading to full-time employment for some students. The placements are organised by the Module Leader and every student is guaranteed a place.

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language is not English, the following is generally required: minimum IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 580/230 Please see our website for up-to-date information.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for up-to-date fee & funding information.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Information Office
08452 60 60 40