Taught course

Advertising and Design

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Design
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) or equivalent qualification.

In exceptional circumstances we may also consider people who don’t have a degree, but do have relevant work experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This innovative programme fuses design with the concepts and principles of advertising, allowing you to develop a range of skills to thrive in a fast-paced and competitive industry.

Taught by the School of Design and Leeds University Business School – one of the world’s top 100 business schools – you’ll take a creative approach to solving communication problems in advertising and branding. You’ll develop your own practice, collaborate with other designers and gain a deeper awareness of how design can convey a brand message, using a range of software and techniques.

At the same time, you’ll study ideas, research and theories in advertising to explore the strategic backdrop of brand communications from the blurring of markets to the ways in which digital technology, such as social media and mobile, have changed the relationship between brands and consumers.

You’ll mix creativity and innovation with advertising strategy to gain a valuable range of knowledge and skills.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
textpg@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)113 343 3716