Publishing and Digital Culture BA Honours

Middlesex University
In London (Grossbritannien)

£ 9.000 - (10.111 )
inkl. MwSt.

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • London (Grossbritannien)
  • Dauer:
    3 Years
  • Wann:

Recent years have witnessed a major shift in publishing, with new technologies challenging traditional models while simultaneously creating fantastic new opportunities. Our BA Publishing and Digital Culture degree enables you to develop the skills you need to make the most of these opportunities.

Why study BA Publishing and Digital Culture at Middlesex University?

The complex and multifaceted world of publishing is a fascinating place to be, and our BA Publishing and Digital Culture degree is designed to help you get there by equipping you with a 360 degree view of the industry.

Whether you want be a small scale self publisher, work in the magazine business or become a commissioning editor at one of the world's biggest media conglomerates, we will prepare you for work in publishing throughout a range of theoretically grounded, practice based...

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Welche Ziele verfolgt der Kurs?

Voraussetzungen: We normally make offers on 280 UCAS tariff points, GCSE English with a minimum of grade C is required. BTEC National Diploma/International Baccalaureate/Advanced and Progression Diplomas at equivalent tariff are also accepted. We accept the Access to HE Diploma. Applications from mature applicants without formal qualifications are welcomed provided they can demonstrate appropriate levels of relevant ability and experience.


Wo und wann

Beginn Lage
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Grossbritannien
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Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

Skills and Training
Information design
digital culture
Global Journalism


The first year offers an introduction to the shape of the contemporary publishing industry, with an emphasis on understanding the industry in its global social context; on the range of technologies used to publish the most popular forms of material in the 21st century; and on the essentials of managing publication from first idea to physical production, culminating in a hands on project.

In Year 2 students develop their knowledge and skills in sourcing and managing content, including issues around the law and ethics as well as the tasks of editing and layout, and also addresses the key "new" technologies for digital and self publishing.

Year 3 includes a substantial placement in an industry setting and further study of the structure, operation, and social context of publishing as a global business, as students focus their interests and ambitions into a project that forms the key piece of their professional portfolio.

Year 1
Media Analysis (30 credits) Compulsory
The Business of Publishing (30 credits) Compulsory
Information Design (30 credits) Compulsory
Digital Texts and Contexts (30 credits) Compulsory
Year 2
Books and Magazines (30 credits) Compulsory
Digital Culture (30 credits) Compulsory
Self Publishing (30 credits) Compulsory
Visual Cultures (30 credits) Optional
Global Journalism (30 Credits) Optional
Year 3
Independent Project (30 credits) Compulsory
Publishing Markets (30 credits) Compulsory
Transmedia Publishing (30 credits) Compulsory
Work Placement (30 credits) Optional
Writing the City (30 credits) Optional
International and Digital Public Relations (30 credits) Optional

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£11,500 per year