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Media & Communication courses

If you are inspired by the power of outstanding communication, our Media & Communication degrees present a variety of options to explore.

We’re renowned for industry-focused, skills-based courses led by professional practitioners, producing graduates who are ready to thrive in their relative media fields, with an excellent graduate employment record – in fact, BU is home to the only Centre for Excellence in Media Practice in the UK.

Throughout your time with us, we prepare you for the working world via inspiring guest lectures and work placements. The marketing and media sectors are highly competitive, and our courses are based around giving you industry experience to help you get ahead in the jobs market once you graduate.

Jess Bracey, BU student

“The skillset provided in my degree has made my media career future-proof as I’m armed with many multi-media strings which are vital in the current media environment.”

– Jess Bracey, Multimedia Journalism graduate and presenter for British Forces Broadcasting Service.

What we can offer you

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Placements with top companies

We work with an extensive network of global companies and organisations, meaning the world really is your oyster. For our Business School, these include PricewaterhouseCoopers, JP Morgan, IBM, Disney and the Bank of New York.
First-class facilities

First-class facilities

We give you the opportunity to get hands-on and put your learning into practice through the use of our industry-standard equipment and facilities. Then, when you start your career, you can hit the ground running.
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Investing in your future

The Poole Gateway development on our Talbot Campus, set to open in early 2020, will provide high-quality media facilities that support undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
Get involved

Get involved

Bolster your already blossoming CV by getting involved with hands-on reporting and production through the student-led Nerve Media, or other channels such as the BIRSt radio station and The Rock newspaper.
Danielle, BU blogger

“Marketing Communications is the perfect course for anyone looking to get an insight into media, advertising, PR and of course the creative side of marketing.”

– Danielle Gamage, Marketing Communications graduate.

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