Digital Media Technology BSc (Hons)

Kingston University

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    3 (Art & Design)
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    / 100
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    / 5.00
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    BSc (Hons)

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Course Summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– To support your studies, there are opportunities for industry visits in central London, home to many digital media and creative companies.– You’ll have access to extensive media and games labs as well as VR and AR activities in the Centre for Augmented and Virtual Environments (CAVE).– You’ll build a strong portfolio of work, ready for employment in the industry.**About this course**On this course, you’ll gain the specialist skills you need for a career in this highly competitive area. These include the fundamentals of media, 2D and 3D computer graphics, programming, motion graphics, UX design and visual effects.You’ll create sophisticated media-based products, such as animations, moving graphics, compositing, 3D modelling, texturing, lighting, interactive web design content and filming. Through option modules, you’ll be able to develop your chosen specialism. You’ll be supported in subjects such as VFX, 3D CGI, compositing, interaction and UX design. You’ll work both individually and in groups, alongside tutors and guest speakers, building your team working abilities and initiative.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • AS
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points



One media or media-related subject(s) preferred such as Art or Design, Computing, Engineering, Graphic Design, Maths, Media (not Media Studies), Photography or Technology. Should none of these be studied, an online portfolio demonstrating digital media based work using software such as Photoshop, Premier or any 3D application such as Sketup, Blender or Maya would be requested.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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About this University

Kingston University has an excellent record for teaching quality, aiming to develop potential, transform lives and improve the world around. Students have a choice of topics that reflect their interests and the demands of a modern workplace. Four teaching campuses are located in and around Kingston upon Thames, which is a lively, student-friendly riverside town just 30 minutes away by train from the capital.


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