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Media (Hons)

Robert Gordon University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
14000 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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About

This BA Media (Hons) course offered at the Robert Gordon University incorporates both the theoretical and practical aspects of the media industries. It will help you build a portfolio of practical experience and provide you with the knowledge and skills to pursue a specialist career in media.

Overview

At the Robert Gordon University studying the BA Media (Hons) you'll have strong links with industry to ensure our course content remains up to date and relevant for the real world of contemporary media. There is a great deal of practitioner input, incorporating a range of guest speakers and live client projects. Our partnership with STV2 provides you with industry training in marketing, audience segmentation and content creation.

You will have a number of opportunities to enhance your practical experience through your involvement in RGU Film, RGU TV, RADAR Magazine and working in the student radio station.

Job Prospects

The media industry encompasses a wide range of careers and is expanding further with the growth of digital media. This course will prepare you for a career in a variety of areas with possible careers in such areas as the creative industries, documentary production, social and digital media, commercials, corporate video production, interactive media and web design. Job roles include Television and Radio Researcher, Web Designer, Social Media Marketing Officer, Advertising Executive and Journalist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marketing
  • The Media Business
  • Visual Culture and Design
  • Creative Short Film Making
  • Digital Media Platforms And Practices
  • Communication Principles And Practice
  • Documentary Discourse and Practice
  • Media Semiotics And Discourse

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

January entry (International Fee-Paying Students Only)

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • SQA Higher: BBBB to include English (or a written subject requiring the use of English).
  • GCE A Level: BCC to include English (or a written subject requiring the use of English).
  • Irish Leaving Certificate Higher: H2H2H3H3 to include English (or a written subject requiring the use of English).
  • IB Diploma: 28 to include Higher Level English (or a written subject requiring the use of English) at grade 5.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Rest of UK Students

  • £5,000 per academic year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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