Petroc

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

Professional Development (Creative Industries)

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Course summary

The BA (Hons) Professional Development (Creative Industries), awarded by the University of Plymouth, develops your professional knowledge and skills to engage with methodologies and theories required to pursue a career in the creative industries. In your first year, you will initially study Theories and Methods. You will then be formed into multi-disciplinary teams, devising and carrying out a project that connects with a real work situation. The module concludes with you documenting your learning and its application. The second module, which will be delivered alongside the first module, will be specific to your subject area and will really help you advance in your chosen path. The second year starts with a module called Globalisation from a Regional Perspective. Within this module, you will understand the concepts and issues surrounding globalisation and consider its impact on our region. In the last two terms of the second year, you will make a choice between writing a dissertation and choosing another module called Work-based Applied Research Project. As implied in the title of this module, this is about you engaging with your subject sector, employing the new learning that you gained on the course.

Modules

In Year 1, you will initially study Theories and Methods. You will then be formed into multi-disciplinary teams, devising and carrying out a project that connects with a real work situation. The module concludes with you documenting your learning and its application. The second module, which will be delivered alongside the ?rst module, will be speci?c to your subject area and will really help you advance in your chosen path. Year 2 starts with a module called Globalisation from a Regional Perspective. Within this module you will understand the concepts and issues surrounding globalisation and consider its impact on our region. In the last two terms of the second year, you will make a choice between writing a dissertation and choosing another module called Work-based Applied Research Project. As implied in the title of this module, this is about you engaging with your subject sector, employing the new learning that you gained on the course.

Assessment method

Assessment is all coursework led. Work is double marked and then sampled by the external examiner. Formative assessment is delivered through tutorials, and summative assessment is achieved in a variety of ways; written feedback is given to you within twenty days of assessment.


How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Prior completion of Foundation Degree

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Portfolio


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £4625 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4625 Year 1
Scotland £4625 Year 1
Wales £4625 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Professional Development (Creative Industries) at Petroc - UCAS