University of Winchester

University of Winchester

Digital Media Practice: Motion Graphics

The Digital Media Practice: Motion Graphics programme at Winchester is are designed to accommodate a wide range of specialist interests within the broad spectrum available within the digital media industry. These professionally-focused programmes allow for the dynamic understanding and development of theory within the context of practice. The programmes are structured to enhance skills within a range of specialist careers in the digital media industry. Partnerships with professional practitioners and bodies give students the starting point to develop their own network of professional contacts and to identify key practitioners. Study consists of five core modules plus two optional modules, where students undertake individual projects and case studies relevant to their particular area of interest. The programme aims to encourage experimentation, innovation and risk-taking. Students studying MA Digital Media Practice can choose any two optional modules; students studying the Motion Graphics pathway must choose two optional modules from the appropriate section. Every student has a final dissertation or equivalent extended project.

Entry requirements

This course is open to those interested in pursuing a career within the digital media industry. Normally a first or second-class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study. Applicants are asked to submit a portfolio of relevant work along with a short written statement outlining the relevance of the programme to their previous experience.

If English is not your first language an IELTS 6.5 (including 6.0 in academic writing) or equivalent is required.

Course modules

Further information about the core and optional modules for this programme are available from the individual course pages on the University of Winchester website.

Assessment methods

The University is committed to providing timely and appropriate feedback to students on their academic progress and achievement, enabling them to reflect on their progress and plan their academic and skills development effectively. Students are also encouraged to seek additional feedback from their course tutors and lecturers.

At the University of Winchester validated programmes may adopt a range of means of assessing your learning. An indicative, and not necessarily comprehensive, list of assessment types you might encounter includes essays, portfolios, supervised independent work, presentations, written exams, or practical performances. The University is committed to ensuring that all students have an equal opportunity to achieve module learning outcomes. As such, where appropriate and necessary, students with recognised disabilities may have alternative assignments set that continue to test how successfully they have met the module's learning outcomes. Further details on assessment types used in the programme you are interested in can be found on the course page, by attending an Open Day/Evening, or contacting our teaching staff.

Through the undertaking of projects, students engage with real-world tasks, with assessment reflecting the solutions and outcomes expected in the digital media industry. Assessment takes place throughout the life of a project in order to test and offer feedback on the process and integration of skills. Students are required to complete a final substantial piece of work in the form of either an appropriate digital media project or a written dissertation.

At the University of Winchester validated programmes may adopt a range of means of assessing your learning. An indicative, and not necessarily comprehensive, list of assessment types you might encounter includes essays, portfolios, supervised independent work, presentations, written exams, or practical performances. The University is committed to ensuring that all students have an equal opportunity to achieve module learning outcomes. As such, where appropriate and necessary, students with recognised disabilities may have alternative assignments set that continue to test how successfully they have met the module's learning outcomes. Further details on assessment types used in the programme you are interested in can be found on the course page, by attending an Open Day/Evening, or contacting our teaching staff.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,750 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 12,750 per Whole course (International) 2 years

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