Applicants will need one of the following: - lower second honours degree (2:2 or overseas equivalent in business / management or social science discipline. - diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing. - work experience is desirable. Applicants with: - a Postgraduate Diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing will be exempt from the core module Strategic Marketing Management. - non-relevant degrees (eg modern languages/music) will be required to complete one module in marketing and one in research methods before progressing to the masters. - work experience but no formal qualifications that are assessed as suitable will be required to complete one module in marketing and one in research methods before progressing to the MA.
Months of entry
This course will help you develop deeper insights and understanding of key areas of contemporary marketing from the new digital landscape to sustainable marketing challenges and global opportunities.
You will develop a strategic perspective through detailed exploration, critical appraisal and in-depth study of brands, marketing, consumers and the changing contexts in which organisations do business. The MA in Contemporary Marketing is designed for graduates and business professionals who have some marketing experience or for others considering starting a new career in marketing or for those who have a real interest in marketing, communications, PR, psychology, sociology, or business. The course will help you launch or develop your career in marketing with the benefit of a broad understanding of topical contemporary marketing issues.
The course will help you learn to think creatively, critically and strategically about marketing issues and challenges. You will attend lectures, talks and seminars given by experienced practitioner lecturers, who will support you to apply academic research to solve real problems using live case studies. Our course is designed for graduates of any discipline. You will also develop a useful and supportive network of relationships with fellow students that endure beyond the course. Many of our past students become active alumni.
Information for international students
For more information, please visit: http://www.uwl.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
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Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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