Entry requirements

A second class degree or above or equivalent and/or demonstrable enthusiasm for publishing.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Publishers need excellent product-development, consumer-marketing and digital-technology skills. To succeed in this global business, you will also need great organisational and communication skills, outstanding attention to detail and the ability to work effectively with others. The best publishers are those who can think on their feet and embrace and exploit new challenges; this course will help you gain all these skills and qualities.

Kingston University was ranked 1st in London and 4th in the UK for Journalism and Publishing in the Guardian University Guide 2018.

Key features

  • This course will help develop your skills and prepare you for a career in the publishing industry, whether as publisher, agent or supplier. The competencies acquired through this course have an increasingly wide transferrable value within the international economy as a whole.
  • You will undertake a work placement with a relevant organisation, many of which have resulted in our students gaining references and employment opportunities within the industry.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

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