2019 CAO Points - 252
This course is designed for those who wish to pursue a career in professional management or business administration in the print media sector. It’s the career point of entry requirement for roles in production management, operations management, estimating, sales and marketing, and general management in the sector. It will also enable entry into other sectors and organisations that require managerial and technical skills. The course will also develop your understanding of entrepreneurship.
The course encourages professional, managerial, technical and operations skills development. You’ll study both business and technology subjects. The business modules are similar to those delivered on a general business course. Technology subjects focus on the print and digital media technology sectors. These develop the breadth of subject expertise and appreciation needed to operate effectively in the industry. It has an Industry Work Placement in Year 3.
Study Abroad Opportunities
An Erasmus agreement is in place with the University of Applied Sciences in Munich, Germany.
On graduation, you may proceed to postgraduate studies leading to the award of MSc, MPhil or PhD at research institutes and universities worldwide.
- Introduction to Design/Prepress Technology
- Introduction to Print & Digital Media
- Quantitative Methods
- Introduction to Information Technology
- Post-press & Packaging
- Financial Accounting
- Operations Management
- Materials & Paper Technology
- Project Management
- Human Resource Management
- Management Accounting
- Marketing Services & Production
- Information Technology
- Digital Asset Management
- Estimating for Print
- Marketing & Sales
- Industrial Placement
- Strategic Management
- Quality Management
- Research Methods
- Environmental Management
- New Technology
- Entrepreneurial Studies
Advanced Entry Applications
Applications are accepted to 2nd and subsequent years of these programmes. Candidates will be invited for interview in June.
I completed the course of study in print & digital media. Prior to graduation I had already secured a position in the sector. The skills and knowledge I developed during my four years have been invaluable to my role as well as to my career development. This course will certainly prepare you for industry.
The course of study is very interesting in the way business is mixed with print media technology subjects. It is a great balance. The lecturers are very friendly and know us all. I recommend this course to anyone who would like an interesting career as well as completing a great course.