Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Creative Technology

LJMU's Creative Technology MA is a practice-led programme that sets out to develop your technique and insight within the expanding creative media sector. - Develop advanced Storytelling, through a variety of contemporary media - Explore social, interactive and immersive platforms in a variety of contexts from the street to the arena - Become an inquisitive media practitioner, with a sophisticated understanding of how to exploit emerging technologies and realities - Study in the £38 million Redmonds Building and enjoy full access to Liverpool Screen School's state-of-the-art facilities This MA offers you an opportunity to embark on a period of enquiry that operates at the forefront of developments in storytelling within the creative media and digital technology sectors. Whether your career in this sphere leads you to sell or tell, there are a myriad of converged, interactive, social, locative and immersive platforms that should be explored in the development of compelling 'storyworlds'.

Entry requirements

MA: You will need: a degree in a relevant subject (e.g. Media Production; Film Studies, Computer Studies, Games Studies, Fine Art, Design, Architecture) with a pass of at least a lower second class Applicants with equivalent professional qualifications and experience will also be considered. The Programme Leader will consider such applications on the basis of experience At the point of application applicants will be expected to provide a portfolio/showreel and/or blog to provide evidence of engagement with critical debate in the area of creative media practice Additional information: Applicants may be invited to interview Although most applicants will be graduates, those without a degree and other non-standard applications will be considered The Programme Leader will consider such applications on the basis of experience IELTS English language requirement: 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson requirements: 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI Purposes) RPL is accepted on this programme If you have any specific queries, please contact apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages: www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules Critical Media Contexts Creative Technologies Research and Proposal Optional Modules Collaborative Project Reflections on Professional Practice Interactive Story

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. You will be assessed in a number of ways including; essay, blog, presentation and exhibition.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Scotland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (England) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Wales) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University L2 2QP North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies
Telephone number: 
01512315175