Creative Marketing & Advertising MA

Our MA Creative Marketing & Advertising course offers those with wider business knowledge the opportunity to focus on marketing, communication, PR and advertising within the fast-growing creative industries.

Studying MA Creative Marketing & Advertising at postgraduate level will allow you to further develop and refine your existing skills and critical insight into the professional, theoretical and practical world of creative promotion. Supported by teaching professionals and working alongside other practitioners, you will be able to collaborate with other Creative Business and Media postgraduate students to enrich your learning experience.

Every course within our Business School portfolio is taught with a global perspective, giving graduates the skillset required to pursue a creative business career anywhere in the world. Our teaching programmes are all project based, combining knowledge from both business and the creative industries in order to produce well-rounded, highly employable graduates with a highly-regarded qualification.

MA Creative Marketing & Advertising is a one-year postgraduate degree within UCA’s Creative Business and Media portfolio. Held at our Epsom campus, you will develop an in depth understanding of the environments, practices and theory and contextual research specific to contemporary creative marketing and advertising.

Your learning programme will consist of seminars, tutorials and practical workshops with a strong emphasis on independent research. At the start of the course, you can also benefit from collaborative group work with fellow postgraduate students on our MA Creative Business Management degree.

In order to develop lifelong professional skills that relate to your career aspirations, you will undertake your own exploration of creative advertising and marketing practice, investigating creative ideas and developing practical solutions to complex industry related problems.

You will progress onto a final Marketing & Advertising project unique to your area of interest within the creative industries. On completion of the course, you will have an internationally recognised qualification, giving you the potential to work at a high level within the marketing, PR and advertising industries.

MA Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
1 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

A good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline

and/or

Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level.

Consideration will also be given to applicants who present a degree with a lower classification, but can make a strong case for admission in relation to a particular project and can demonstrate their potential to satisfactorily complete the course.

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