University of Portsmouth
A minimum of a second-class honours degree in Computing or an art-based subject with a significant computing component, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications. An online portfolio submission may be required as part of the selection process. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
On this course we emphasise the implementation, evaluation and reflection of subject-related issues, whilst building creative and technical visual computing expertise. It provides you with the opportunity to research a unique aspect of the use of computation in the composition, generation or design of software for animation.
Here are the units you will study:
Professional, Academic and Research Development: This is a taught unit covering planning and managing development projects.
Project Context and Definition: A unit of self-directed study that will help you specify your project's scope and plan.
Project Design and Development: This unit is a self-directed study covering a critical review of existing work.
Project Evaluation and Resolution: This unit covers the development and evaluation of your project artefact, using Max/Msp/Jitter or similar.
Teaching and Assessment:
The course is research based, focusing on your own chosen project. Taught units are limited to the first semester, although there is ample opportunity for contact with the staff through regular tutorials and workshops.
How are you assessed?
Assessment is solely based on your research-based project - its proposal, the artefact itself and your evaluation and technical report.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 8,070 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Portsmouth||PO1 2UP||South East|
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