Edinburgh Napier University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Mass Communications

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Course summary

Study Mass Communications with the option to specialise after Year 2, with this new professionally recognised course. Know you’re interested in communications but not a 100% sure what career? Edinburgh Napier University has more than 20 years' experience in teaching professional communication. Prepare for employment or postgraduate study in disciplines such as mass communications, advertising, public relations, marketing, journalism, media and digital communication, with this new degree professionally recognised by the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA). The BA (Hons) Mass Communications has a choice of three exit routes after Year 2: •BA (Hons) Mass Communications •BA (Hons) Mass Communications & Media •BA (Hons) Mass Communications, Advertising & Public Relations (also available as advanced entry) Please visit our website for full course and module details.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W121
Institution code:
E59
Campus name:
Merchiston Campus
Campus code:
M

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Standard Qualification Requirements

Mimimum Year 2 Entry Pass HNC in Media related subject with B in the Graded Unit - Advertising and PR, Media and Communication, Events Management. Other HNCs where primary subject areas include Advertising, PR, Marketing, Branding etc. will be considered individually. Mimimum Year 3 Entry Pass HND in Media related subject with B in the Graded Unit - Advertising and PR, Media and Communication, Events Management Other HNDs where primary subject areas include Advertising, PR, Marketing, Branding etc. will be considered individually. * Literary subjects accepted are: Modern Studies, History, Psychology, Sociology, RMPS, Theology, Media Studies, Philosophy, Politics, Geography, Latin and Classics.

Minimum Qualification Requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
86%
Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
80%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
EU £15160 Year 1
International £15160 Year 1

Additional fee information

For Tuition Fee information please visit the specific course page on our website - https://www.napier.ac.uk/study-with-us/undergraduate
Mass Communications at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS