HND (SCQF Level 8)


2 years


Aug 2024


  • Media, Communication & TV


  • Aberdeen City Campus

Why take this course?

This course is ideal for those seeking the skills to begin a career in a communications role — whether that is in journalism, marketing, PR or advertising — and for those wishing to continue their education in these fields at university.

This course will thoroughly prepare you for a career in media including focus on television, communications, public relations, advertising and journalism. The course combines a mix of theory and practical skills, which will help you prepare well for working in a fast-paced industry, as well as giving you a taste of what life in the workplace will be like.

What you will experience

  • Suitable for those with a passion for the media in radio, film, advertising, marketing, PR and journalism
  • How to write for the media and how to promote/pitch ideas
  • Develop journalism skills in writing for magazines, radio and television
  • Gain a knowledge of digital media such as blogging.