Flexible Learning with Falmouth University

Introduction
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Established in 1902, we’ve previously been the Falmouth School of Art, Falmouth College of Art and Design and then University College Falmouth. We attained full University status in December 2012 and have been ranked as the UK’s number one Arts University by the Sunday Times for the last three years.

Falmouth University now has over 4700 students from foundation level, to PhD drawn from over 100 countries around the world.

Students are enrolled on 54 courses; from architecture to animation, business entrepreneurship to computing, fashion to journalism. They benefit from world-class teaching and state of the art facilities.

Across all the disciplines taught at Falmouth, the University’s key aim is to provide its students with the skills to get a great job and with the entrepreneurial confidence to turn their ideas into a commercial success.

From day one, our students learn to develop their creativity, entrepreneurial skills and industry knowledge. Upon graduation, they are ready and motivated to join the exciting and buoyant Creative Industries.

Not only do our graduates get great jobs - our graduate employment rate is 97% - 28% set up their own business. This is four times higher than the UK average. Fostering this entrepreneurial spirit is key to how we teach.

While Cornwall is our home, Falmouth’s outlook is international. Our portfolio is increasingly globally focused and places us at the forefront of delivering first class education, wherever you are in the world.

Our staff, with their industry links and proven experience in the commercial sector, will be central to the successful delivery of these ground-breaking new courses. Now’s your chance to find out why Falmouth is number one.

Studying flexibly with Falmouth University

Falmouth University has a proven track record and earned a considerable reputation for providing the springboard for students’ careers all over the world and in many of the renowned leading creative companies.

Studying Falmouth University programmes flexibly from wherever you are offer you opportunity to study at a personal speed or intensity that suits you and to fit with irregular work schedules.

The creative sector is THE growth sector globally. Whether you seek to enhance your career or to begin your career in the creative sector, Falmouth University flexible learning programmes equip you with the right skills and knowledge to do so, without interrupting your income and career progression.

We encourage all of you who work in the creative sector globally to never stop developing.

Our courses are rigorous, practical and designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to become an effective professional in your area of practice.

All the modules are developed and taught online by Falmouth academics who are industry experts in their fields. Our approach supports you each step of the way, ensuring a learning experience equal in quality to our on-campus Masters courses.

Key features:

  • Learn flexibly from home, the workplace or on the move anywhere in the world
  • No need to relocate, take a career break or apply for a visa
  • Structured to help you complete the course within two years of part-time study
  • Study alongside and network with other students from around the world
  • High quality online teaching: concise lectures and digital resources developed by our industry leading academics who teach you on the modules
  • First class academic support: tutors are available every day to give you guidance and feedback
  • Engaging learning activities which help you to apply theory to practice
  • Rich feedback from tutors and peers, with live feedback sessions
  • All assessments are taken and submitted online
  • Regular opportunities for face-to-face meetings with lecturers, fellow students and industry speakers, held both at Falmouth and at international locations
  • Everything you need is available in our intuitive online learning platform; you don't need to be a tech wizard to enjoy studying online with Falmouth
  • The MA award is equal in title and quality to that given for our campus based courses
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Online Masters Degree in Writing for Script & Screen

Online Full time 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Cornwall

This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry knowhow, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever- changing industry demands. It aims to create graduates that stand out from the crowd, and who understand how to function within a professional environment across different screen industries. [+]

This course is Online with optional face-to-face workshops. Early bird discount £1,000. This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry knowhow, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever- changing industry demands. It aims to create graduates that stand out from the crowd, and who understand how to function within a professional environment across different screen industries. The flexible nature of the course allows you to develop your portfolio across different platforms or focus on the mediums and genres that interest you through live briefs, collaborative projects and independent research. You’ll join a global community of scriptwriters and academics who write for TV, film, games, theatre and radio, and who have networks across the creative industries. This ensures that the course is always relevant to current practice. Summary Develop your career through a unique blend of professional focus, creative practice and academic knowledge Write for digital platforms as well as established screen media Join a global network of writers and academics Who is this course for? Whether you wish to write for video games, cinema, television or digital media this course will provide you with the skills you need. This course is suitable for applicants who may be: Graduates looking to develop their specialist knowledge in writing for screen Practitioners in the screen industries who wish to develop their writing skills Those wishing to continue their professional development or to develop their career in teaching and research Writers who are interested in acquiring the... [-]

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Online Masters Degree in Advertising Strategy & Planning

Online Part time 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Cornwall

Accelerate your career trajectory within the global advertising and marketing industry. Acquire the skills to operate seamlessly within the world of advertising and marketing. [+]

This course is Online with optional face-to-face workshops. Early bird discount £1,000. Course Overview The course structure is designed to enable you to undertake a comprehensive, searching, in depth examination of advertising practice. One of the course’s key features is to take you not only through the rigorous and demanding stages of research, strategy and planning procedures, but to expose you to the functions and processes of the creative department. Giving you a full overview of advertising practice and a key insight into the creative process. The course comes from the School of Communication Design within Falmouth University; synonymous with excellent teaching, fuelled by industry contacts and recognised for having an international alumni body. Level: 7 Duration: 2 years Mode of study: Flexible learning Who is this course for? This international-facing course delivers not only knowledge, but enhances career opportunities through extended networks, in an industry where being connected is essential. The flexible mode of delivery will enable you to continue your work, while developing new skills directly related to your current role, or to enhance your employability. This course is suitable for applicants who may be: Working in a marketing or brand manager role who want to have a greater insight into advertising, agency functions, the creative process, how to deliver a brief, evaluate creative concepts and understand contemporary media channels Working within an advertising agency in a junior capacity who are looking to enhance their job performance and accelerate their career path Individuals with experience or aspirations in... [-]

Online Masters Degree in Creative App Development

Online Part time 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Cornwall

Build your skills by devising creative apps both in solo and co-creative contexts Be taught by specialists in creative computing, interactive and design practice Join an international community of professionals, researchers and creatives [+]

This course is Online with optional face-to-face workshops. Early bird discount £1,000. Course overview Mobile apps are now ubiquitous, delivering solutions to modern life. They are a medium for creative and artistic expression, answering everyday problems with clever design and user insights. As an evolving arena that reacts quickly to technological advances, app development offers a wealth of creative opportunity. Falmouth’s MA Creative App Development responds to these shifts. Designed with industry experts, it provides the chance to expand upon your creative skills and take advantage of the opportunities available in this growing field. Structured according to workplace demands, you’ll find an emphasis on live briefs and the application of practical skills. Modules are taught by specialists in creative computing, interactive and design practice; while online software tutorials will enable you to develop projects and assemble your professional portfolio ahead of graduation. Level: 7 Duration: 2 years Mode of study: Flexible learning Who is this course for? This course prepares you for the demands of app development, whether you want to break into the industry, or already work in the software sector. Here we promote creative solutions to meet a range of platform and audience needs. Informed by critical thinking and research, our approach helps deliver high impact apps. Typical applicants may be: Working in computing and software development and looking to explore new possibilities Artists, audio specialists and designers interested in technology focused content creation are also welcome The course enables you to respond creatively to change and has... [-]

Online Masters Degree in Creative Events Management

Online Part time 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Cornwall

Develop skills to design, plan, produce and manage events across the creative and corporate sectors Extend your career into event management [+]

This course is Online with optional face-to-face workshops. Early bird discount £1,000. Course overview Events play a decisive role across business, culture and sport. Managing increasingly discerning audiences, developments in technology and market shifts, demands skills and insight. The MA Creative Events Management is designed to meet this need. Harnessing international events expertise paired with academic rigour, we aim to enhance your professional practice, creative perspectives and approaches, while encouraging the critical evaluation of current industry norms. Designed in consultation with industry experts, the MA empowers you as a creative and entrepreneurial management practitioner to produce pioneering events, whether at a local or international level, adding value to business. Level: 7 Duration: 2 years Mode of study: Flexible learning Starting: January 2017 Who is this course for? This course is designed to accelerate your career, offering professional insight into the rapidly expanding events management sector. Aimed at current practitioners looking to enhance their knowledge, or those in allied fields seeking a route into events, the MA Creative Events Management at Falmouth offers flexible learning, delivered by experts. This course is suitable for applicants who may be: Corporate events managers who wish to be more effective and creative in event creation, production and marketing Working in creative event management companies in a junior capacity and planning to enhance their careers Currently working in the hotel, hospitality or MICE sectors Graduates looking to develop their specialist knowledge Individuals who wish to build a business in events Course content You will need to... [-]

Online Masters Degree in Photography

Online Part time 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Cornwall

Study with talented practitioners in photography on an international scale Be part of a global community of like-minded professionals [+]

This course is Online with optional face-to-face workshops. Early bird discount £1,000. Course overview This course will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to meaningfully engage with a technologically and socially evolving medium, and succeed within the increasingly complex and competitive creative industries. Throughout the course you will realise the potential of your own ideas and practice by locating your individual specialism within the creative industries, enabling you to succeed and make significant contributions within a range of professional contexts. This course brings together talented practitioners on an international scale with the ambition to succeed, innovate and lead, allowing for the dynamic cross pollination of approaches in photography and exploration of critical perspectives. On successful completion of this course, in addition to having an internationally recognised postgraduate qualification, you will have an individual, or group of, sophisticated projects of a publishable standard that you will be able to use as the foundation to take you to the next stage in your career and sustain your practice beyond. Level: 7 Duration: 2 years Mode of study: Flexible learning Who is this course for? The aim of this course is to enhance the creative, critical and professional skills of practitioners who are at an early stage in their careers, as well as to give those who have already established themselves within the professional arena an opportunity to interrogate their practice and deepen the quality and sophistication of their creative output. It is designed to accommodate a broad range of practitioners,... [-]

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