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It’s important you study with an online course provider you can trust, because you deserve first-class tuition and an externally verified qualification.

Our accredited courses appeal to people of all ages and abilities, from school leavers to seniors and everyone in between! 

Whether you want to learn new skills at home or develop your career at work, our online courses are acclaimed as among the best on the market.

Our courses have been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme

ABC Awards is a leading national awarding organisation with a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications.

Our students have gone on to exciting careers after studying with us, and you could join them!

We have copywriting course graduates working at corporations like Nestlé, Boots and the Home Office, and journalism course graduates at Sky Sports, BBC, Sunderland AFC and many more. See our successes page

We offer complete flexibility. This means you can fit your course around your lifestyle, and study at a pace you're completely comfortable with.

Our online courses are also used by organisations of all sizes for staff training

We've worked with Disney, Arsenal FC, BT, Sony Music, Virgin Media, and British Gas. See more clients 

They value our cutting-edge learning materials, effective tutoring and excellent customer service.

You will enjoy studying with us. You will work with an expert tutor, who will give you personal support. You can ask your tutor for help as often as you need to, there's no limit.

Our aim is to give you the best learning experience you've ever had, or ever will have. Many of our students tell us that their learning experiences with us surpassed their expectations. Read their reviews

We provide unrivalled turn-around times for answering tutor queries and marking assignments. You can also expect a fast and reliable service from the moment you first contact us.

You will be in safe hands with us. We are registered by the UK government, accredited by three recognised organisationsand all of our courses have been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme

Check out our complete list of courses. And contact us if you have any questions.    

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  • WELCOME TO CMP

    Cleland Thom


    I am Cleland Thom, the College of Media and Publishing's principal.

    Thank you for visiting our website.

    We have a proven track record helping people to learn new skills and find fresh opportunities.

    I would value the chance to work with you on one of our online courses.

    Please look around our website and contact us if you have any queries.

    Cleland Thom

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  • WHAT WE PROVIDE

    What you get

  • Student reviews

    Student testimonials

    The lessons and completed assignments arrived in a timely fashion and the honest feedback was very helpful. I think the content is extremely relevant to the current global journalism environment.

    Gill Donnelly: investigative journalism course

    I can highly recommend learning with the College of Media and Publishing. The course material is very detailed and the assignments are challenging but help you to learn a lot. The tutor is very helpful and provides useful feedback for all your work

    Jamie Montigue: sports journalism course

    I am a marketing manager and part of my job is to write copy for social, emails, the website. I did this course because I wanted to enhance my writing skills.It was beyond my expectations, I enjoyed every minute. I am very happy with my tutor.

    Maria Trochoula: copywriting course

    The course exceeded my expectations as I learnt far more than I thought I would.I thought the tutorial support was excellent. The course content was broken down well into a good range of topics.

    Emma Drew: copywriting course

    I got much more from the course than I had expected. Tutorial support was excellent.I managed to gain extensive knowledge of how social media works in practice and I could already utilise it in my own business with success.

    Eva Prager: social media marketing course

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  • NEWS STORIES

    Success stories

    Backing role for music journalism course graduate

    CMP music journalism course graduate, Aymer Nelson, gets real-world music industry experience as a bassist.

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    Two new clients for copywriting course graduate

    CMP copywriting course graduate, Louise Bennett, has already gained regular work from two clients since graduating in December.

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    Online journalism course graduate helps start-ups

    CMP online journalism course graduate, David Ralph, is now a copywriter and content marketer for an organisation that helps start-ups.

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    Charity role for online journalism course graduate

    CMP online journalism course graduate, Kelly Wickham, has volunteered to help a charity with press and PR.

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    Book launch for self-publishing course student

    Self-publishing course student Gemma Newey has just published her first book – before completing the course.

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