University of Winchester

University of Winchester

Digital Media Practice: Interaction Design

The Digital Media Practice programmes at Winchester are designed to accommodate a wide range of specialist interests within the broad spectrum available within the digital media industry. These 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. Study consists of four 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 the Interaction Design pathway must choose two optional modules from the appropriate section. Every student has a final dissertation or equivalent extended project.

Entry requirements

Normally a first or second-class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study. All 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 then you require IELTS 6.5 (including 6.5 in academic writing) or equivalent.

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

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.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,750 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (EU) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 12,750 per Whole course (International) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,600 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months

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