B.Sc. Digital Television and Interactive Media

  • On Campus
  • 36 months
  • GBP10350 Year (Non-EEA)
  • English (IELTS accepted)
University of Greenwich | London, United Kingdom
The aim of the programme is to produce technically competent graduates with a creative edge who can design and process materials for a cross platform delivery. Students will develop an innovative and flexible approach to technology and content creation.

Description of Digital Television and Interactive Media

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Traditional and new media industries are evolving and boundaries are being blurred. Television is now cross platform and the context of viewing is altered as consumers can now switch rapidly between watching TV, interacting with media-rich entertainment, social networking and using office tools.

The industry requires graduates who understand and can handle diverse technologies and creative processes. The aim of the programme is to produce technically competent graduates with a creative edge who can design and process materials for a cross platform delivery. Students will develop an innovative and flexible approach to technology and content creation. Graduates will understand the potential of interactivity and software driven media. If you have an interest in evolving forms of digital entertainment and television production, or if you do not want to specialise and want to build experience in a variety of digital media production areas then this is the programme for you.

The following is an indication of current programme content. However, the rapidly changing nature of the subject area means that both the courses offered, and individual course content, are likely to change in future years.

Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee
  • GBP 10350 Year (Non-EEA)
  • GBP 9000 Year (EEA)

EU/Home: £9,000 International: £10,350

Scholarships available - please see our website www.gre.ac.uk/scholarships

Start date September  2015
Duration full-time 36 months
Languages
  • English
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Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

Year 1

  • Introduction to Craft Skills (30 credits)
  • Introduction to TV Studio Production (30 credits)
  • Digital Media Design (30 credits)
  • Introduction to Portfolio Production & Professional Practice (30 credits)

Year 2

  • Sound Design (30 credits)
  • Digital Media Production (30 Credits)
  • Two options from: Professional Practice & Portfolio Development; Post Production Design; 3D Animation; Craft Skills 2 (30 credits)

Year 3

  • CDT Project; (60 credits)
  • Industry Practice & Portfolio Development (30 credits)
  • One option from: Multi Platform TV; Post Production Effects; Advanced Modelling & Character Animation; Computing Education & Communication (30 credits)

English Language Requirements

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IMPORTANT NOTE: Per 6 April 2015 only the English language tests from IELTS and Trinity College London are accepted for Tier 4 Visa applications to the United Kingdom. Other tests (including TOEFL, TOEIC, Pearson, City & Guilds) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa. Since the Trinity College London language tests must be taken in one of their exam centres in the UK, IELTS is now the only language test accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK that can be taken worldwide.

The IELTS test is most widely accepted by universities and is also accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK- learn more.

Requirements for Digital Television and Interactive Media

Applicants should have:

A minimum of 300 UCAS points

FROM subjects studied at A-level or equivalent qualifications

PLUS GCSEs in English and mathematics at grade C or above, or equivalent qualifications such as key skills level 2.

• Applications from students taking Access to Higher Education courses are welcome.

Typical technologies taught on this programme include: Flash; Director; Final Cut Pro video editing; DVD Studio Pro/DVD production; sound/music production; high-definition and standard-definition digital video production; desktop publishing; web publishing; 3D animation and modelling.

Work Experience for Digital Television and Interactive Media

No work experience is required.

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University of Greenwich, United Kingdom

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