The students on this course are advocates of social media and you’ll be joining an already active marketing community.
Trends, tastes and technology are always changing and marketing has to adapt to keep up.
Our course keeps things contemporary by giving you access to people who currently work in the industry but also backing this up with the theory that will help you to thrive. You will gain both the business and creative skills you need for a career in this exciting, diverse and rewarding sector.
With work placements and the option to study abroad you will be well networked and work-ready when you graduate.
The course is accredited by IDM Graduate, Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing.
Please visit our website for full course and module details.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Craiglockhart Campus|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
Standard Qualification Requirements
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||CCC||GCSE Grade C or 4 in English is required and GCSE Maths is recommended.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM||
Minimum grades MMM (Merit, Merit, Merit) in a related subject.
GCSE Grade C or 4 in English is required and GCSE Maths is recommended.
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 6 credits
M: 39 credits
Pass Access to HE Diploma in a related subject with 45 credits overall with minimum 39 Credits at Merit & 6 Distinction.
English at Level 2 or equivalent also required. Maths at Level 2 or equivalent is recommended.
National 5 C in English is required and National 5 Maths is recommended.
If you are eligible for an adjusted offer under our Contextual Admissions Policy, please see the ‘Minimum Qualification Requirements’ below.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||27 points||
Award of Diploma with 27 points overall with three HL subjects at grades 6, 5, 4.
4 points in SL English is required. SL Maths is recommended.
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H3, H3, H3||
Grades H2, H3, H3, H3 at Higher Level.
Grade O4 at Ordinary Level in English is required. Ordinary Level Maths is recommended.
|Scottish HNC||Pass||Other HNC subjects may be considered for year 1 entry where a B in the graded unit is achieved.|
Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements
HNC - Pass in Marketing/Marketing Communication/Business/Advertising & PR/Business Marketing and Public Relations with B in the graded unit.
SQA Advanced Higher - BBC
A Level - BBB
Minimum Year 3 Entry Requirements
HND - Pass in Marketing/Business/Advertising & PR/Business Marketing and Public Relations with Grades BB at SCQF Level 8 in the graded units.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
National 5 grade C in English is also required.
The grades listed above are our minimum entry requirements for applicants who meet our widening participation criteria. For further information about our entry requirements and our widening participation criteria as outlined within our Contextual Admissions Policy please visit our website.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|