**Why study this course**
Our Beauty Marketing and Journalism (including foundation year) BA (Hons) is designed to provide you with academic skills to begin an undergraduate degree – ideal if you can’t meet the entry requirements for our standard three-year course.
Beauty is a growing industry and shoppers are being more savvy with the products they’re buying, seeking information from bloggers, magazines and social media influencers. This course will introduce you to this fast-paced industry and provide you with the expertise to become a valuable asset for employers in the sector.
**More about this course**
Our Beauty Marketing and Journalism (including foundation year) bachelor’s course will introduce you to digital media, film, journalism, communications and traditional media, while providing you with academic skills in the foundation year. The subsequent three years will focus on journalism and marketing in the beauty industry.
Your foundation year curriculum and classes will be shared with students on other foundation year courses in the field of journalism, media, communications and film. This will be the perfect opportunity to meet students beyond your course and exchange ideas about the topics you study.
During this foundation year you’ll work on improving your academic skills, including essay writing, research and critical thinking skills. This will ensure that you are ready and confident to begin more in-depth study at undergraduate level.
Following the foundation year you’ll join students on the three-year course and study the same content and modules. If you’d like to learn more about the content you’ll study during this years visit our Beauty Marketing and Journalism BA (Hons). You’ll also graduate with the same award and title as students on the standard three-year course.
If, at the end of your foundation year, you’d like to change your specialism, there will be some flexibility to allow you to do this.
Example Year 0 modules include:
Introduction to Media and Communications
Introduction to Film, TV and Broadcast Media
Foundations of Digital Media
Introduction to Journalism and Writing for Media
Example Year 1 modules include:
Principles and Practice in Marketing
Fashion History and Concepts
Journalism: History and Ideas
Example Year 2 modules include:
Media Law and Ethics; Public Administration
Fashion Branding and Journalism
Journalism Work Placement
Styling and Journalism
Beauty Through the Ages: a Critical History of Beauty
Example Year 3 modules include:
Science, Technology, Environment and Health Journalism
Fashion Writing and Reporting
Global Fashion Strategy
Psychology in the Beauty Industry
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
|Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)||£9,250||Home Fees|
|Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)||£9,250||European Fees|
|Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)||£2,310||Home Fees|
|Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)||£2,310||European Fees|