2013 – 14 – Advertising Placement Student Profile – Callum Nixon at MicroNav

Placement Job Title: Marketing Assistant, MicroNav “I spent my placement working for Bournemouth based company ‘Micro Nav’. This is our team at the biggest industry event in Madrid, standing in front of the stand that I helped design. It was a very proud moment for me and a great experience.” (Callum Nixon, far right)  

2013 – 14 – Advertising Placement Student Profile – Georgia Scobie

Placement Job Titles: PR Assistant, Beauty Department @ Imagination PR, Beauty PR and Online Assistant @ Amazing PR, Marketing Intern and Shelter Assistant @ Furkidz in South Africa  ‘When I first started thinking about my placement year, I wasn’t sure as to what path I wanted to go down. Now, nearly a year on, I am thankful… Read more »

2013-14 Student Profile – Zoe Markell, Advertising

“I’m so glad I opted to do a variety of internships for my Placement year. I’ve acquired many valuable skills, from a variety of different industries and environments, and even cultures! Working abroad was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made; I had a life-changing experience and my personal and business skills have grown… Read more »

Advertising final years receive top marks and accolades for campaign

Four advertising final years demonstrated their ‘Flair’ for the business in a competitive bid for New York Bakery Co. as part of their Campaign Planning Unit. The unit requires students to run their own agencies and respond to a brief from a real client, which this year was bagel company New York Bakery Co. The… Read more »

CMC students win 2011-12 Ad Venture competition

Four final-year advertising students took first place in the EACA AD VENTURE Competition. Team ‘Brutha’ won the European competition with their campaign “Nothing Despicable About Me”, which borrowed the ‘Minions’ from ‘Despicable Me’ to help internet users to understand Online Behavioural Advertising.

Where are they now? Christian Hartmann

After earning a place on Saatchi & Saatchi’s prestigious graduate scheme Christian Hartmann, an alumni of BU’s Advertising degree, founded quirky popcorn company Love Da Pop with two fellow Saatchi grads. Since receiving a £70,000 investment from Peter Jones following their appearance on Dragons Den (you can watch their pitch here) Christian is now full… Read more »

Argentina educational exchange

As of Friday 4th May this year, six students from the Advertising and Marketing Communications degree will be jetting off to Buenos Aires, Argentina for a fortnight as part of an educational exchange programme being established between Bournemouth University and the University of Catolica. They will be accompanied by Dr Richard Scullion and Cliff van… Read more »