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Welcome!

Our subject area page enables you to hear from subject academics, see our facilities and find out more about what our courses offer. It gives you everything you could expect during a visit to BCU.

Let third year Criminology student Shelby, welcome you to our Open Day. She'll tell you all about why she chose to study at BCU as well as giving you an insight into everything she has achieved here.

Media courses

Media and Communication, Media Production, Journalism, PR , Immersive Media, Music Industries and Media Foundation Years


The School of Media inspires our students to understand what it means to be a media specialist and how our work fits into the world around us. You’ll be taught by our expert academics who don’t just know the media industry, they are the media industry. Our pioneering facilities will enable you to create immersive projects, which will be a rewarding experience. That's how we produce talent that's ready to go, allowing you to be an industry-ready professional from day one.

Meet Kelly

Senior Lecturer in Public Relations

Hear from Kelly, media, PR and brand expert with 11 years industry experience. Kelly will describe what it's really like to be a Media student here at BCU. She will also tell you everything you need to know about the courses on offer, to what and how you’ll be taught, plus our amazing placement opportunities and the many exciting career paths you can choose.

What you'll see at a City Centre Open Day

Our student Shelby takes you on a tour of our City Centre campus, showing you what an Open Day at BCU is really like.

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See our facilities

The Parkside Building, City Centre Campus

Explore our Parkside building and experience the industry-standard facilities it has to offer. We’ve invested £340 million in our facilities and we are proud to show you around.

See School of Media facilities

Meet the undergraduate team

Take a look at the profiles of our specialist academics in the School of Media. Find out why they think it’s important to study an undergraduate degree and their career highlights.

Meet the team

Student Placements

Want to know which part of the Media industry is right for you? Then take a look at our students' experiences on their placements and find out how a placement will make you more employable.

Explore placements

Talk to us on Facebook

Join our community on Facebook! Our official BCU group for Media and Communication is the ideal place to meet people on your course and get excited to come and study with us in September.

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More information

  • Help Desk

  • Finance next steps

  • Accommodation next steps

  • Preparing for the hotline

  • Return to Clearing Open Day

Help Desk

We're always more than happy to help out when you get in touch. Contact us via Facebook Messenger to get your queries answered.

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Finance next steps

Got your Clearing space but wondering what you need to do next? Read more about how to get your student finance sorted.

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Accommodation next steps

Got your Clearing space but wondering what you need to do next? Read more about how to get your accommodation sorted.

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Preparing to call the hotline

Nervous about calling the Clearing hotline? Our guide will help get you prepared, so you have all the important info ready for you to secure your place.

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Return to Clearing Open Day

Head back to the main Open Day pages, so you can continue to explore BCU, Birmingham, and all we have to offer!

Return to Clearing Open Day