BA - Bachelor of Arts
St Mary's University, Twickenham
In a world where technological and social developments are changing the way people interact on an almost daily basis, the importance of effective communication skills has never been higher.
- Options to study abroad and undertake industry work placements.
- You will learn about the theory of communications and the most effective techniques to put across your message.
- The programme has been designed in collaboration with leading media and communications industry professionals.
Why study Communications and Marketing (with a Foundation Year)?
This ambitious degree - designed in consultation with leading figures in the marketing and communications industries - aims to give you the most up-to-date and effective insight into the world of media relations, the business of marketing and its application in the modern workplace.
The phenomenal growth of the communications and marketing industries presents a huge opportunity for graduates, equipped with the correct skills and knowledge, to make an impact in a wide variety of industries and professions.
On this course you will learn about the theory of communications and the most effective techniques to put across your message. You will learn about consumer behaviour, branding, customer relationships and digital communications. You will also learn to think analytically, strategically and creatively through a series of exciting practical projects designed by industry professionals.
This course looks to help you acquire the most relevant knowledge and skills, learn how to use them effectively and put them into practice in the real world, opening up exciting career opportunities.
Why St Mary's?
By studying Communications and Marketing at St Mary's University you will be part of a lively and diverse learning environment. You are encouraged to join student clubs, attend public lectures and other events that enable you to network and develop your learning beyond your undergraduate studies.
The BA (Hons) Communications and Marketing degree course is built around the same common core as four other related courses also on offer at St Mary’s. You can choose modules enabling you to qualify for the award of a degree in Communications and Marketing or specialise in:
- Media and Marketing
- Design and Marketing
- Data Analytics and Marketing
- Sports Communications and Marketing
These courses share a common first year, allowing you to modify your pathway at the beginning of year two to reflect your particular interests, strengths and career choices.
About the Foundation Year
Our four-year degree programmes (including a foundation year) provide an alternative route to undergraduate study at university if you do not have the grades to access higher education in the traditional way.
The skills and knowledge acquired on this degree will ensure that you can secure employment in the communications and marketing industries and a range of other sectors where multimedia production, design and marketing skills are in high demand.
This could be a charity, a media relations company or a major international brand. The work experience opportunities that we offer will greatly enhance your CV and aims to give you a head start in the workplace.
UG courses start 28th September.
- United States
- Antigua & Barbuda
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Burkina Faso
- Cabo Verde
- Central African Republic
- Congo (Democratic Republic)
- Costa Rica
- Czech Republic
- Dominican Republic
- East Timor
- El Salvador
- Equatorial Guinea
- Hong Kong
- Ivory Coast
- Korea DPR (North Korea)
- Marshall Islands
- New Zealand
- Northern Ireland
- Palestinian Authority
- Papua New Guinea
- Puerto Rico
- Republic of Ireland
- San Marino
- Sao Tome and Principe
- Saudi Arabia
- Sierra Leone
- Solomon Islands
- South Africa
- South Korea
- South Sudan
- Sri Lanka
- St Vincent
- St. Kitts & Nevis
- St. Lucia
- Trinidad & Tobago
- United Kingdom
- Vatican City
- Western Samoa
£ 12,250per year
Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.
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