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BA (Hons)Advertising

Southampton Solent University
United Kingdom, Southampton
Tuition fee £11,000.00 per year
Course code N564
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Some advertising students at Southampton Solent get their first taste of the industry by freelancing at Solent Creatives, an on-campus advertising and marketing agency that specialises in connecting students with businesses that need creative help. This offers students the opportunity to gain work experience, create additional work for their portfolios and make industry contacts.

Students are also encouraged to take on work experience throughout their studies. Students have previously secured placements at Saatchi & Saatchi, McCann Erickson, EHS 4D, Chemistry Communications, B&Q, Channel 4 (Jersey) and Palmer Hargreaves.

In previous years, advertising lectures have been supplemented by a schedule of industry guest speakers. These speakers delivered talks on a range of academic topics and offered an insights into agency, in-house and freelance careers.

Advertising students are also offered free access to a fully equipped IT centre. Both Windows and Mac computers are available, featuring video, audio and graphic design software. Students can also enjoy free access to a range of photographic equipment.

Career opportunities

You’ll learn the transferable and practical skills needed to work in a number of communication and media based roles including:

Creative team
Account management
Digital and online advertising
Media planning and buying
PR and communications.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States