Marketing & Communication Course

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Media and Digital Practice (Top-Up) (Awarded by University of Portsmouth, UK...

Course Type: Bachelor Degree | Study Mode: Part-Time
Keywords: Part-Time | Mass Communications | Media | Digital | Degree
MDIS Courses Course Provider:
MDIS

Course Detail

Introduction

Programme Aims & Objectives

  • To provide a challenging and stimulating study environment.
  • To provide a framework allowing students to follow a coherent but varied programme of study.
  • To develop skills of critical thinking.
  • To encourage the development of sophisticated skills of research.
  • To promote the student’s ability to make independent judgments of a wide range of texts, visual and written.
  • To equip students with other transferable skills for flexibility in the context of changing labour markets.
  • To foster knowledge and understanding of the media and related industries.
  • To challenge individuals in a supportive environment to realize their potential as reflective thinkers, researchers and practitioners.
  • To provide students with the skills and knowledge required to maximise career and postgraduate study opportunities.

Career Opportunities

This course will ensure you have the versatility and employability to take on a range of job opportunities which include :

  • production manager
  • sound and vision engineer
  • film/video producer
  • advertising journalist
  • assistant publicist
  • PR and communications officer
Entry Requirements

For Year 2 entry^:

  • International Diploma in Mass Communications awarded by MDIS; or
  • Relevant Diploma level qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutions (PEIs) or recognised Higher Education providers in a media-and-communications-related discipline, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 12 years of formal education*

For Year 3 entry^:

  • Relevant polytechnic diplomas in a media-and-communications-related discipline, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 AND Level 5 / Year 2 of the University course) with a pass grade*; or
  • Relevant overseas polytechnic diplomas in a media-and-communications-related discipline, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 AND Level 5 / Year 2 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education* ‘or
  • Higher National Diploma (HND) in media-and-communications-related disciplines*; or
  • Relevant PEI qualification in a media-and-communications-related discipline (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 AND Level 5 / Year 2 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 12 years of formal education*.

^ Note: Some applicants may need to take bridging modules within the programme and/or from International Diploma in Mass Communications awarded by MDIS to secure entry onto the programme.

All applications are subject to University approval through its Recognition of Prior Learning Policy and procedures.

Language Proficiency

Applications must meet at least one of the following English Language requirements:

  • Possess a minimum C6 grade in English at GCE 'O' Level; or
  • IELTS score of 6.0 (with no element below 5.5); or
  • TOEFL score of 550 or equivalent.
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