The MA in Digital Media provides advanced creative and technical education in digital media within a supportive educational environment. Students are given practical training across a range of digital media practices, including Emerging Web Media, E-Learning, and 3D Modelling, whilst also developing their creative, critical and entrepreneurial skills within small-group classes. The MA in Digital Media is a unique interdisciplinary programme, delivered by combining expertise from the Huston School of Film and Digital Media, the discipline of Information Technology, and the Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI). Classes contain a mix of graduates from relevant academic backgrounds and industry professionals who want to develop or extend existing skills.
The course is a full-time, 12-month programme, which runs from September to August of each year. It is split into three semesters, with modules spanning all aspects of Digital Media. Semester 1 and 2 are comprised of core modules and a group of electives, enabling each student to tailor the degree to their own individual needs.