Digital media research is committed to transdisciplinarity, creative digital practice, the intersection of art and sciences, social technologies and public engagement. PhD supervision is offered in 2 main areas of digital media. Digital arts practice, includes topics such as: emerging technologies and experimental practice; art and science practice; transdisciplinary practice; interactivity and human-computer interaction in arts practice; data visualisation and creative practice; affective computing and creative practice; applied philosophy; philosophy of cognition; contemporary art and media theory; new production environments and living labs; open source culture and creativity; crowdsourcing and creativity. Digital media in museum, gallery and heritage settings includes topics such as: online museum, gallery and heritage experiences; social software and its implications for the cultural sector; design and use of mobile, personal and ubiquitous technologies in cultural settings; study and understanding of social museum experiences; theory and practice of visitor studies; ethnographic and ethnomethodological approaches in the study of museum experiences.
A 2.1 Honours degree and preferably a merit Master's degree, or an international equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with at least 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in speaking).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
Secretary in Digital Media, School of Arts and Cultures
0191 208 4642