Creative Director Chris Arnold talks Ideation and Psychology in Advertising at BU

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in CMC News, Industry, Students | 0 comments

Yesterday, 25 February, Creative Director Chris Arnold of the advertising & branding agency Creative Orchestra [] came to speak to the BA & MA advertising students. In two guest lectures (on Ideation and Psychology in Advertising), Chris reiterated many of the points made by the teaching team (that students should question everything, take chances, not be afraid to make mistakes, and always ensure that...

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A packed house for BAPR’s Meet the Professionals Event

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in CMC News, Industry, Students | 0 comments

This year’s networking event with members from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations was hosted by students from BA Public Relations, in The Retreat on Tuesday, 24 February.

The PR professionals shared their advice about working in public relations in agencies, charities, government, aviation and publishing.

Over 40 students from BAPR levels C and I attended and took the opportunity to ask the experts for advice on...

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Media School Students Conquer 2014/2015 School Year With Major Success

Posted by on Feb 23, 2015 in CMC News, Staff, Students | 0 comments

From the beginning of 2014, students of the media school here at Bournemouth have succeeded in changing and adapting the opportunities for not only themselves but for future students too.

This period has been very challenging for the group as a consequence of there being a number of long term staff illnesses. Several significant contingency plans have had to be implemented in relation to teaching, marking and feedback. The continued...

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Three worthwhile guest lectures you should consider attending this week – Wednesday 25th February

Posted by on Feb 23, 2015 in CMC News, Industry, Placements, Students | 0 comments

We are very fortunate to have three guest lectures from highly experienced professionals in the Marketing communications and PR industries, this Wednesday 25th February. Please read all the information below, and consider attending- we know it’s a busy time of year, but these lectures are invaluable and will offer insight from some of the best professionals in the industry. Note: For The 9th Annual Mike Warne lecture, please remember...

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Politics students host Election 2015 conference for young people

Posted by on Feb 19, 2015 in Extra-curricular, politics and media, Students | 0 comments

​by Daniel Williams

On Friday 30th January, Politics students from Bournemouth University hosted an event with the wider aim to engage younger people with politics, teaching them the importance of voting and, rather importantly, how to register for the vote.

The day consisted of a number of events to show the younger audiences how the parties fair to students and how their vote can influence both local and national political issues....

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Level I and MA Advertising Students Pitch to Havas in London

Posted by on Feb 6, 2015 in CMC News, Extra-curricular, Industry, Students | 0 comments

On Thursday 05 February, 2015, a select group of Level I and MA Advertising students were invited to the offices of Havas in London to present their work in response to a live brief (to promote the works of best selling author James Patterson on behalf of Random House publishing). The representatives of both Random House and its advertising agency Havas were very impressed with the quality of work by the students and particularly commended them...

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