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Creative Advertising (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Falmouth, United Kingdom
During the Creative Advertising (Hons) programme offered at Falmouth University, from art direction and strategy through to social media and copywriting, you’ll learn the skills needed to cut it at the top of the industry while having great fun at the same time.
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During the Creative Advertising (Hons) programme offered at Falmouth University, you will:

  • Travel to London in your first term, visiting agencies such as JWT, Ogilvy, BBH and VCCP.
  • Prepare for the evolving job roles in the industry by working individually and in partnerships with other students, mirroring professional standards.
  • Gain practical knowledge of how to establish a real business through a 12-week ‘Dragon’s Den’ style module, developed in collaboration with industry practitioners.
  • Enter creative competitions such as D&AD.
  • Work on real agency and client briefs including pitching ideas to creative directors at Ogilvy UK, with the opportunity to win paid internships.

What you'll learn

We’ll help you become imaginative, enthusiastic and technologically literate advertising professionals. You’ll develop the knowledge, empathy and skills to operate as creative problem-solvers in collaborative teams producing impactful and engaging advertisements.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design and Art Direction
  • Copywriting
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Strategy and Planning
  • Adland
  • Professional Practice 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

We consider all applications on their own individual merit and potential. We invite all applicants to an interview day or audition to give them the opportunity to demonstrate this along with what inspires and motivates them in their field. Applicants will also be able to show their portfolio or give a performance depending on the course. We welcome applications from all subject backgrounds, whether you’ve specialised in STEM, the arts or humanities.  

As a guide our typical offer at undergraduate level is 104 – 120 UCAS Tariff points, primarily from Level 3 qualifications such as but not limited to A-levels, a BTEC Extended Diploma or a Foundation Diploma. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Falmouth

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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