SAE Institute

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Hertfordshire

Content Creation & Online Marketing

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Course summary

Develop essential skills in online communication, photographic storytelling, interviewing, podcasting, pre-and post production techniques including video production. Content creation and online marketing is an essential requirement for growing businesses. The ability to stand out from the crowd through digital storytelling and to increase customer engagement has never been more important. For those able to demonstrate content creation skills in both the office and studio environment will increase their employability. The SAE BA in Content Creation and Online Marketing programme draws upon expertise from across the SAE portfolio of industry-focused and proven creative media programmes, including Audio, Film, Music Business and Web. The programme provides key skills to enable you to build expertise through the whole digital content creation and production process. Our project based ‘creative studio’ approach provides a practically focussed approach to your education, through the engagement with authentic assessment activities that reflect industry practises. Many students use their final Major Project as a springboard into industry, creating award-winning projects, establishing their own business or making connections with industry professionals that have led to employment.


Our fast-track degree means you can graduate and be earning and doing what you love in just two years. Year 1: Trimester 1 - Communication Design, Photographic Storytelling, Trimester 2 - Audio Interview and Podcasting, Video Production. Trimester 3 - Creative Studio 1. Year 2: Trimester 4 - Creative Studio 2. Trimester 5 - Creative Studio 3. Trimester 6 - Major project.

How to apply

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Applicants must meet the general entry requirements outlined below. You will also need to provide evidence that you are proficient in the English language. More details can be found at

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £11500 Year 1
England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Scotland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1
International £11500 Year 1

Additional fee information

For the London, Leamington Spa and Liverpool campuses, fees are £9,000 per year for UK students and £13,000 per year for UK/international students. Fees at our Glasgow campus are £7,500 per year for UK students and £11,500 per year for EU/international students.
Content Creation & Online Marketing at SAE Institute - UCAS