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Please note that the last intake to the first year of this course was in the academic year beginning in September 2015.  The course has since been revalidated, and if you are interested in starting the first year in 2016/17 or later please follow this link to the latest version.

https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/study-at-northumbria/courses/mass-communication-with-business-ba-hons-uusmcm3bns/

However, we are still considering applications for from suitably qualified applicants who may want to begin their studies in the second year.  Please contact Admissions for advice.

You will follow the same programme of study as BA (Hons) Mass Communication for the first two years of your course before undertaking specialist modules, as well as a major project/dissertation, relating to business, bringing together interrelated expertise and knowledge within the context of contemporary media, digital and creative and cultural industries. Building on key theories and skills, students will learn about aspects of the advertising industry including, campaigns, branding, copy writing and generating ideas.

Please note that the last intake to the first year of this course was in the academic year beginning in September 2015.  The course has since been revalidated, and if you are interested in starting the first year in 2016/17 or later please follow this link to the latest version.

https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/study-at-northumbria/courses/mass-communication-with-business-ba-hons-uusmcm3bns/

However, we are still considering applications for from suitably qualified applicants who may want to begin their studies in the second year.  Please contact Admissions for advice.

You will follow the same programme of study as BA (Hons) Mass Communication for the first two years of your course before undertaking specialist modules, as well as a major project/dissertation, relating to business, bringing together interrelated expertise and knowledge within the context of contemporary media, digital and creative and cultural industries. Building on key theories and skills, students will learn about aspects of the advertising industry including, campaigns, branding, copy writing and generating ideas.

Course Information

UCAS Code
P3N1

Level of Study
Undergraduate

Mode of Study
3 years full-time

Department
Social Sciences

Location
Lipman Building, Newcastle City Campus

City
Newcastle

Start
September 2019

Department / Social Sciences

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Course in brief

Who would this Course suit?

This course is ideal for those who want to build on key mass communication skills while learning about the essential aspects of the contemporary global business environment.

Entry Requirements 2019/20

Standard Entry

Five GCSEs at grade C or above including English Language and Mathematics.

Plus one of the following:

  • GCE and VCE Advanced Level:

    300 UCAS Tariff points.

  • Edexcel/BTEC National:

    Distinction, Distinction, Merit.

  • Scottish Highers:

    BBBBC at Higher level, BBC at Advanced Higher.

  • Irish Highers:

    BBBBB at Higher Level

  • International Baccalaureate:

    30 points

  • Other QAA-recognised access programme:

    Full Access Award. Units should be achieved at Distinction and Merit grades. Access course students without GCSEs are not required to
    take these qualifications in addition to their Access Award, but must ensure that any required subjects are fully met within their Access course.

  • International/English Language Requirements:

    International applicants are required to have one of the following English language qualifications with grades as shown below.

    • A British Council International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 5.5
    • Pearson Academic score of 54 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 51

    The University also accepts many other English language qualifications and if you have any questions about our English Language requirements please contact the International Admissions Office and we will be glad to assist you.

    Don't meet the academic or English language entry requirements for this course? 
    You can still study with us as you may be eligible for our International Foundation Programme. Successful completion of our International Foundation Programme (with a minimum 50% pass mark and English grades BBBB) will guarantee you entry on to this degree.&amp

Fees and Funding 2019/20 Entry

UK/EU Fee in Year 1**: £9,250

International Fee in Year 1: £15,000

ADDITIONAL COSTS

There are no Additional Costs

FUNDING INFORMATION

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Our admissions team will be happy to help. They can be contacted on 0191 406 0901.

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