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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    University of Salford

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

This course allows you to explore a subject-specific practice in the expanding creative industry and its wider confines. You will consider the role of technology in society, whilst developing projects that look to explore the relevance, importance and future of this industry through analysis, experimentation and implementation of creative ideas.

Throughout the course, you will be encouraged to undertake independent contextual and theoretical research that will improve your capacity for independent enquiry, creativity and professional practice. The course places an emphasis on problem setting rather than problem solving, through the development of self-initiated projects and briefs.

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved in live projects as we work closely with key cultural organisations within the North West.

You will:

Develop your creative thinking skills through practical and theoretical discourse.
Engage in the development of a high level, skills-based practice.
Capitalise on professional opportunities such as placements and freelance projects with key organisations.

You can also find helpful FAQs, learn more about student life at Salford or explore all our Art and Design courses. Continue reading to understand more about this MA Creative Technology course.

WHAT ABOUT AFTER UNI?

Innovative thinkers that a are able to embed and apply new design-related ideas within the latest technological developments are highly regarded within the industry, particularly when educated at Master’s level. As a result, completing this course will open up a range of career paths to you.

CAREER LINKS

This course benefits from established partnerships and links with creative industries in the UK, which have been working with us at several levels, ranging from guest lecturers, live briefs, placement opportunities and extra-curricular activities. These include the BBC, Trunk Manchester, BigBrandIdeas, Yippee Entertainment and Carbon Digital, among others.

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 15,030per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Salford

  • University League Table

    92nd

  • Campus address

    University of Salford, The Crescent, Salford, Manchester, M5 4WT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    47th out of 86 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    135 60%

    34th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    57 57%

    64th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.36 87%

    6th

    1

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