Taught course

Communications, Public Relations, and Media

Institution
University of Gloucestershire · Department of Communications and Media Production
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

At least a 2.2 honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. We will consider a comparable professional or postgraduate qualification.

Applicants without a bachelors degree but with significant industry experience in areas including, but not limited to, journalism, marketing, and teaching are encouraged to apply. EU and international students need a minimum IELTS 6.5 overall.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Now is the perfect time to gain the extra qualifications and knowledge to get ahead in the UK PR and communications sector – a 2016 report by the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) demonstrated that the industry is worth £12.9bn, over £3bn more than previous figures in 2013.

Learning from lecturers who have worked with the likes of WWF, HSBC and Fred Perry, you’ll develop the expertise you need to create communications campaigns across digital, social, TV and print media. Video-making, copywriting and more are taught alongside the strategic planning skills that are needed to succeed in the modern workplace, a combination that makes this course ideally suited to ambitious young professionals keen to get ahead in their chosen career.

You will have access to facilities described by the Broadcast Journalism Training Council as among the very best in the country – our Media Centre includes professional-standard film, TV, music and news studios as well as editing suites, Mac equipment and production galleries.

As well as benefitting from our lecturers’ professional experience and contacts, you can gain insight from our large network of alumni, with former students returning for guest lectures covering many subjects including celebrity, sport, agency, and NGOs.

Fees and funding

UK students
£6300
International students
£13840

Learn more at out postgraduate fees, loans and finance page.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
enquiries@glos.ac.uk
Phone
03330 141414