Digital Media BA Honours

Middlesex University
En London (Inglaterra)

£ 9.000 - ($ 34.007.558)
IVA inc.

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • London (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    3 Years
  • Cuándo:
    Octubre
Descripción

The Digital Media degree has been designed in consultation with industry to create a course which meets the practical, technical and theoretical demands of a career in the fast moving creative industries.

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

Providing a balance between theory and practice, with creative work informed by theoretical contexts, is a central focus of this degree. The course teaches a broad range of the latest content production techniques alongside the cutting edge contemporary academic debates and methodologies surrounding digital media.

Requisitos: We normally make offers on 280 UCAS tariff points. BTEC National Diploma/International Baccalaureate/Advanced and Progression Diplomas at equivalent tariff are also accepted. We accept the Access to HE Diploma. Applications from mature candidates without formal qualifications are welcomed provided they can demonstrate appropriate levels of relevant ability and experience.

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Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

Inicio Ubicación
Octubre
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

IT
Design
Project
Industry
Social Media
Media
New Media
Media Law
Social
Digital
Environments
Visual Cultures
blogging cultures
collaborative cultures
mobile media
HTML programming

Programa académico

Theoretical topics of study include: Gender, identity and new media, spatiality and new media, blogging cultures, open and collaborative cultures, immersive and smart environments, social, locative and mobile media.

Practice based work includes: Video production, website design, information design and editing using Abode Creative Suite, Avid and Apple software, visualisation and informatics, smart environments design.

Throughout the course emphasis is given to producing creative works of a professional, industry standard and high quality finish. Projects and briefs, tools and facilities provided meet these standards.

Students will acquire a broad range of creative skills during the degree, including:

Visual communication skills for print and online
The knowledge to deploy social media platforms appropriate to audiences
Adaptability to new technologies and software
HTML programming
Writing for screen and multiple online platforms
Understanding different ways of campaigning and promotion using social media platforms
Competence in media production
Content management, dissemination and campaigning
Storytelling on multiple platforms.
Course structure
Each year is made up of four 30 credit modules. In Year One students receive an introduction to Digital Media with four compulsory modules – two theoretical and two practical.

In Year Two students can choose one optional module alongside three compulsory, with one of these options providing the chance to do an industry placement.

During Year Three all students undertake their individual project and dissertation alongside two additional compulsory modules, with the fourth an optional module.

Modules
Year 1
Media Analysis (30 credits) compulsory
Network Cultures (30 credits) compulsory
Information Design Online and for Print (30 credits) compulsory
Social Media and the World Wide Web (30 credits) compulsory
Year 2
Digital Cultures (30 credits) compulsory
Digital Media Research Methods (30 credits) compulsory
Digital Media Practice (30 credits) compulsory
Creative Industries Work Placement (30 credits) optional
Storytelling for Games Cultures (30 credits) optional
Visual Cultures (30 credits) optional
Year 3
Independent Project (30 credits) compulsory
Project Management and Innovation (30 credits) compulsory
Locative Media and Mobility (30 credits) compulsory
Gender, Identity and New Media (30 credits) optional
Open Cultures (30 credits) optional
Culture, Consumption and Identity in the Digital Age (30 credits) optional

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FEES INTERNATIONAL
£11,200 per year