Mass Communications and Media (Hons), B.A. | Edinburgh Napier University | Edinburgh, United Kingdom
48 months
14170 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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Prepare for a career in Mass Communications and Media with this new professionally accredited course in Mass Communications and Media (Hons) from Edinburgh Napier University.

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This new Mass Communications and Media (Hons) course from Edinburgh Napier University  professionally recognised by the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) will prepare you for employment or postgraduate study in a range of disciplines such as journalism, public relations, corporate, brand and media communications, copy writing, mass communications, media and digital communication.  

Whether you choose direct entry from college into third year, or study the first two years of our BA (Hons) Mass Communications degree and transfer across, the BA (Hons) Mass Communications and Media will give you the opportunity to explore a variety of career options and find the best fit for you.    


You’ll benefit from our reputation in the creative industries, with excellent employment prospects in the public and private sectors. You’ll graduate with the relevant skills to enter the main communication industries, including:

  • journalism
  • corporate & news media
  • creative industries
  • corporate communications
  • marketing communications
  • public relations
  • public affairs 
  • brand communications
  • advertising copywriter

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information, Communication, and Society
  • Digital Platforms
  • Television Studies
  • Dissertation
  • Mass Communications Project Research
  • Mass Communications Major Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Our entry requirements indicate the minimum qualifications with which we normally accept students. Competition for places varies from year to year and you aren't guaranteed a place if you meet the minimum qualifications.
  • Pass HND with grade B at SCQF level 8 in all graded units. 
  • Accepted HNDs - Advertising and PR, Media and Communication, Events Management.  We will consider other HNDs where primary subject areas include Advertising, PR, Marketing, Branding etc.
  • We welcome applications from students studying a wide range of international qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14170 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14170 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Republic of Ireland: £9,250
  • Overseas and EU: £14,170

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 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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