This is an outstandingly strategic and creative course that nurtures individuality through collaboration. It is designed to produce ‘Ideas That Work’ from a new wave of creative leaders in advertising.
We’ve developed exceptional links with leading international agencies such as BBH, Beattie McGuinness Bungay, The Gate, JWT, M&C Saatchi, McCann Erickson, Mother, Ogilvy & Mather, CreativeRace, Uniform, TBWA, and Brass, which will maximise your exposure to industry practice.
Creativity sits at the core of our proposition and feeds a common desire for originality and innovative thinking. Our ‘Actively Creative’ philosophy requires you to take on first hand intellectual and creative challenges which are developed both in-house and through our industry contacts.
The course has a strong academic, theoretical background, which will underpin your creative practice. Our tutors have considerable industry experience spanning art direction, copywriting and branding, and they continue to excel in practice-based research and writing. You will learn how to deconstruct and critique some of the world’s best advertising, using what you discover to inform and develop your own work.
You’ll have the opportunity to enter prestigious international competitions like D&AD New Blood Awards, Young Ones Competition and AdVenture. Top agencies have offered coaching, mentoring, work critiques, live briefs, workshops, competition briefs and work experience possibilities. Our students regularly win work experience opportunities with big agencies.
The BA (Hons) Creative Advertising degree has been awarded the Creative Skillset Tick, the industry quality mark, following a rigorous assessment process by experts working in the Creative Industries. The Creative Skillset Tick is awarded to practice-based courses which best prepare students for a career in the industry. www.creativeskillset.org/pickthetick