Masters | Postgraduate Course - Creativity: Innovation and Business Strategy MA Course Details within University of Exeter

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Tuition fees per year 2019/20 UK/EU: £10,000 full-time; £5,000 part-time International: £17,700 full-time
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Creativity: Innovation and Business Strategy MA

Study Details

MA 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

The jobs of tomorrow demand a different way of thinking. Entrepreneurs and digital start-ups alike are disrupting the world of business as we know it. Individuals who are adept enough to recognise this as an opportunity will not only succeed professionally but have the power to innovate and effect change, placing themselves at the forefront of exciting and fast growing creative industries.

The University of Exeter’s pioneering MA Creativity: Innovation and Business Strategy programme is built on a foundation of traditional education. However, our forward-thinking approach, contemporary skills offering and practical industry-based application sets us apart, inspiring excellence in a new generation of entrepreneurs, executives and industry professionals.

Module details

Compulsory modules

  • EAFM001 Project Dissertation 60
  • EAFM002 Ideas Generation and Creation Process 30
  • EAFM003 Creative Management of People and Organisations 30
  • EAFM004 Business of Creativity and Value Capture 30

Optional modules

  • EASS MA Creativity optional modules 2019-0
  • EAFM005 Organisational, Social and Cognitive Aspects 30
  • BEMM108 Entrepreneurship: New Venture Development 15
  • BEMM129 Digital Business Models 15
  • CLSM158 Leadership and Global Challenges 15

Entry Requirements

Normally a minimum 2:1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a subject that includes some coverage of Film Studies, Drama, Business studies, Media and Communication or other creative disciplines.

Applications from industry professionals, or applicants with relevant work experience, seeking an academic qualification or the opportunity to enhance your skills or knowledge in this field will also be considered. Candidates may also be asked to submit a portfolio of original work or called for interview (which may be by Skype, telephone or video link).

Programme Funding

We offer numerous scholarships to encourage exceptional students to apply for Masters programmes at the University of Exeter.

Student Destinations

The MA Creativity: Innovation and Business Strategy has been specially designed to prepare you for a range of careers within the creative industry sectors and enable you to pursue entrepreneurial ventures of your own. Not only will you graduate with a diverse mix of skills that are appealing to many employers in the industry, you will also have built a network of key contacts throughout your studies that may lead to employment post-study. Whether your goal is to create an innovative start-up company, design a ground-breaking application or reach management level in a large corporation, the University of Exeter will help you make this a reality.