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BA (Hons) Advertising and Marketing Communications is a pioneering course which offers students the knowledge and practical skills to build a career in the dynamic and creative industry sector. Our Advertising and Marketing Communications course focuses firmly on developing expertise needed to anticipate, analyse, plan, and control effective communications, in an innovative approach that make generate value for client organisations. Accredited by the Market Research Society and Institute of Direct Marketing the Chartered Institute of Marketing, the UCLan Advertising and Marketing and Communications degree was designed as a result of extensive industry research to deliver graduates who would be ‘purpose made’ and ‘job ready’ for jobs in the industry. Understandably studying Advertising and Marketing Communications at UCLan Cyprus has a strong practical element and our course gives students the knowledge and skills to gain a position in the emerging knowledge based service economy. Students will benefit from a variety of teaching and learning methods including: lectures, seminars, practical workshops, group activities, personal research and case studies. Personal study and independent research also form an integral part of the course. Some modules are part web-based with links to leading organisations including professional bodies. There are options to develop skills in a variety of areas such as IT, web-based tools and tactics, social media, advanced excel and specialist Microsoft packages. Assessment includes essays; reports; oral presentations; group assignments; investigating companies and tackling briefs from industry. In the final year students will have the opportunity to undertake an independent dissertation or company project.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||UCLan Cyprus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
- Year 4
|UCAS Tariff||80 points|
|A level||80 UCAS points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP|
|Access to HE Diploma||80 UCAS points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DM|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||80 UCAS points|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||Pass IB Diploma with 80 UCAS points from Higher Level subjects.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||80 UCAS points|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||5 GCSEs at Grade C/4 or above including Maths and English or equivalent. Equivalent qualifications are Functional Skills Level 2 in Maths and English or Level 3 Key Skills in Maths and Communication.|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma||MMP|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma||DM|
We also accept the Apolytirion at grade 16.5. English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants; IELTS Score of 5.0 with no component mark less than 4.5 (or equivalent qualification) taken within the two years prior to the course start date. You will study the 1st year of this course at the Cyprus Campus, and the remaining 3 years at the Preston Campus. Please note the 1st year of this course is studied at the Cyprus Campus, and the following 3 years at the Preston Campus
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