University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Digital and Visual Communications

This course allows students to develop their interests and expertise in a preferred area within digital media and visual communications. Subject specialisms: animation; computer games design; design for advertising; graphic communication; illustration; multimedia design; photography; video and film production.

Entry requirements

MA: A good Honours degree in an art and design-related subject, or a combination of relevant professional experience and formal qualifications. A good standard of written and spoken English (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent). Offers are subject to a portfolio review.

Course modules

Typical modules include: introduction to postgraduate practice; critical, contextual and theoretical enquiry; understanding digital and visual communication practice; creative enquiry; professional practice and enterprise; critical, contextual and theoretical frameworks; defining digital and visual communication practice.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through a mixture of written assignments and creative studio projects. Students are normally fully supported during studio practice and tutorials to raise the quality of their work to Master's level.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2019 3,125 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus WV1 1SB West Midlands

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