University of West London

Course Introduction

This course will develop the tools of a strategic thinker and communicator to create cutting edge advertising, brand and design campaigns innovatively. We build student's understanding of brand communication, professional graphic design, advertising strategy and the creativity required in contemporary communications to help prepare them for their future career. Whether a brand designer, account handler, graphic communication designer or idea strategist we will challenge students to make their creative mark working in the demanding worlds of branding or advertising and will teach them how to explore and apply contemporary innovation and brand strategy to a range of industry projects.

Course Modules

Modules include: creative practice research methods; professionalisation; praxis 1; innovation; praxis 2; major project or dissertation; internship or industry mentored brief: major project or dissertation part 2.

Course Additional Entry

An undergraduate degree (2:2 or above). International students need to meet our English language requirement at either IELTS at 6.5 or above, and a minimum of 5.5 for each of the 4 individual components (Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening). Pearson PTE Academic at score 58 or above, or an equivalent secure English language test. In some countries where teaching is in English, we may accept local qualifications.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £10,995  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £6,950  Whole course. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £5,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £3,500  Academic year. First year home fees