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Writing, Journalism and Promotion

Start your career in Writing, Journalism and Promotion

With the support of our expert tutors, you’ll learn how to make an impact through the words you use whilst developing your own distinct writing voice. Whatever your career path, be it journalism, novel writing, copywriting, publishing, marketing or PR, career-making work experience is just a short tube journey away in Central London.

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    This is your chance to see our world-class facilities and our north London campus and speak with our friendly students and academics to find out about studying at Middlesex.

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Your Career In Media

Hear from Nicole, a Creative Writing and Journalism student and Petrana, a Journalism and Communication graduate, about how Middlesex helped them to set goals for a career in Media and provided support to get them where they want to be.

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How the MDX Media department is changing the creative industries for the better

Our media academics lead the way in creative innovation with their research, to help make the creative industries a safer, fairer more inclusive place to work.

Read about our media department's work

Student work

MDX Creative Graduates website

Take a look at all the amazing work of last year’s graduates. The site showcases the work of students over thirty creative disciplines, across design, art performance and media.

Browse all creative graduates

Get to know your tutors

  • Creative Writing and Journalism taster session

    Take a look at Dr Maja Simunjak's taster lecture on writers as 'detectives'!

  • Creative Writing masterclass

    Dr Adam Dalton gives an intriguing taster university lecture, giving you an insight into what it's like to study BA English and BA Creative Writing and Journalism at Middlesex.

    Adam is an acclaimed writer in Sci-Fi and Horror, and gives his expert advice on writing style, generating humour and the art of plotting.

Meet your Programme Leader

BA Advertising, PR and Branding Programme Leader Giannina Warren talks about some of the best things about studying her programme!

Course news

My student recommendations: Aleksandra

BA Advertising, PR and Branding student, Aleksandra, recommends some reading and watching to prepare you for starting in September.

Read more about her study tips

  • North London Story Festival success

    Every year our students organise the North London Story Festival to celebrate storytelling. In 2021, the event moved all online and it was more successful than ever with high profile speakers like Lara Thompson and Monique Roffey.

    More about the festival

  • Creative Writing Headquarters

    Cartoon about why ideas are difficult

    CREW HQ is an open platform for all those interested in creative writing and story-telling.

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Meet your Course Ambassador

Aleksandra is current student at Middlesex. She's here to answer any questions you might have about the course, student life or studying at university.

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