University of Newcastle

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Digital Media

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Program Information

Degree Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Digital Media, Master of Digital Media

Format: Online

Program Description:

There is a rapidly growing worldwide investment in digital content for an expanding variety of delivery platforms, ranging from interactive and high definition TV to personal mobile devices including phones and game consoles. Consequently, there is a growing need for staff with the knowledge and skills to create this content.

The Master of Digital Media is an 80 unit coursework program designed for students with a degree in any field who wish to obtain an understanding of the production and distribution of such media content via a number of digital platforms. The program allows individuals to choose courses according to their needs and background.

This innovative program explores pathways into a range of careers across digital media technology, from web and interactive media development, digital media industries, computer games and CGI effects development to consultancy, education and more.

What sets this program apart is the opportunity to study across both the technical and design aspects of Digital Media. With the opportunity to explore, develop and learn multiple skills, the innovative teaching and unique approach means you'll be able to critically analyse digital media design. And drawing on the creative approach that you learn, you'll have the knowledge and flexibility to apply your study to technologies or programs used across various work environments.

The program focuses on hands-on practical work applied to real world projects and our purpose-built state-of-the-art centre allows you unlimited access to some of the best technologies in the country, as well as the latest software. Recognised internationally, this program will give you the chance to change or rapidly progress you career.