Media and Communication

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This wide-ranging and multi-faceted Media and Communication course will help you to develop a broad base of multi-platform media skills suitable for higher education and employment in the modern, convergent media and communications industries.

Each tutor has a wide variety of media experience, and you'll gain even more knowledge from expert media guest speakers, visits, field trips and professional workshops.

You’ll be continually assessed and will be working on industry relevant projects, in some cases for real clients.

The subjects you’ll study include:
Journalism; Public Relations Principles and Practice; Radio and Video Production; Introduction to the Creative Industries; Photography; Film Theory; Pitching and Promoting; Creative Writing; Law; Web Design; Writing for the Media.

Entry Requirements

English or Media at Higher; or NQ Media. Interview. You'll be given a short written exercise (around 200 words) so your writing style, syntax, spelling and grammar can be reviewed.

Progression Routes

HND Communication with Media or relevant degree programme

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level