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BA (Hons)Digital Media

Coventry University
United Kingdom, Coventry / London
Tuition fee £9,000 per year
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This course will enable you to explore the creative possibilities and boundaries of contemporary digital media practice. You will be working on innovative projects across a range of media and platforms, which can give you the skills to develop cutting- edge content, applications and interfaces for the digital age.

On this course you will be exploring a range of multi- media forms, practices and platforms in order to create imaginative applications of digital technology. You will learn about how audiences are engaging with digital content and how to develop work for a number of industries including: advertising, marketing, publishing, moving-image, multimedia, web, social media and ICT.

From the outset we aim to develop your technical, creative, reflective and analytical abilities, giving you a thorough grounding in research, software and design skills as well as abilities in project development to equip you for this rapidly expanding sector.

Programme structure

In the first year of your course you will cover the core areas of digital media practice, with modules including: Key Concepts in Media and Communication, Creative Digital Media: Context and Practice, Digital Storytelling and Media Design and our Innovative ‘Creative Hack Lab’ Project.

In year two you will focus on your creative and professional development, including opportunities to undertake work experience. You will also be able to choose from a number of option modules including: Experimental Narrative, picturing the body or short film production.

In your final year, you will enhance your research and innovation skills by working on your own Major Digital Project. Alongside this you will also develop your Professional Practice Portfolio that you can use when looking for work after graduation. You will also have the opportunity to take part in international trips where you will be able to develop your knowledge and skills through fieldwork and group projects.

Career opportunities

This course has been set up with your future employability at its heart, and we aim for successful graduates to be well placed to go into a number of industries that require multi-skilled digital media professionals. Roles could include Digital Artists and Designers, Digital Project Managers, Creative Technologists, Web Developers, Content and Platform Developers, Digital Researchers, Learning Technologists, Digital Marketing and Business Professionals, as well as more traditional areas within the creative media industries.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Dec 1, 2019 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Nov 25, 2019 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: Latvia