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Course summary

Our Creative Advertising degree blends practice, theory and industry knowledge to prepare you for careers in the creative industries. Co-designed with internationally renowned advertising agency M&C Saatchi, our Creative Advertising and Art Direction degree has a strong employment focus, and an important feature is that you will spend time with practitioners from a range of creative agencies. Previous years have included M&C Saatchi, Ogilvy, Saatchi & Saatchi, The&Partnership, Cravens, Landor and Fitch amongst others. You will learn how to produce advertising and creative content, in a range of media, to enable you to be adaptable for any creative department for a diverse range of audiences. You can specialise in art direction, copywriting, moving image, experiential, digital content and a variety of other visual and written branded communications. Your skills are built up over practical modules, critical and research modules and industry modules. There is a lot to learn but we all believe it should be fun. Graduates will be able to pursue careers in private and public companies, for creative advertising agencies, 360° agencies, experiential, content and digital agencies and for the charity sector. What you should know about this course

  • Co-designed with internationally renowned advertising agency you will develop a creative and strategic skill set for creative advertising and communications environments
  • This degree promotes diversity of representation and inclusion by supporting a wide and diverse set of applicants and extending student networks in industry
  • The course is designed to stimulate you intellectually and creatively, advancing critical engagement with practice, theory, industry, audiences, and social and cultural capital
  • You will have plenty of opportunities to publicly present work created in a wide scope of media, materials and processes and future-facing digital technologies
  • Prepares you to go into the wider world of work as change makers, demonstrating an understanding of sustainable consumption and production patterns.


All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

You can view how each module is assessed within our 'What you will study' section. Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assignments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.

How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We accept A Levels, T Levels, BTECs, Access to HE and all other qualifications with UCAS Tariff points.

Additional entry requirements


Suitable applicants will be required to submit a portfolio of 10 creative pieces in any medium, from art & design to creative writing to tiktoks and short films.

English language requirements

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £17000 Year 1
International £17000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please follow this link for more information:
Creative Advertising and Art Direction at University of Greenwich - UCAS