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Course summary

Please note that the information provided relates to the current academic year and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University. Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary

  • Learn how to develop innovative immersive arts products and experiences for a range of platforms and contexts.
  • Use the latest industry-standard software and hardware in a professional studio setting.
  • Work on live projects for industry professionals from the creative digital sector.
  • Explore innovation in production workflows, immersive storytelling and digital arts development.
This course gives you the opportunity to become a leader in the emerging immersive arts discipline. You’ll build a professional portfolio and gain industry experience through live projects, exhibitions and networking events. How you learn All our courses are designed around a set of key principles based on engaging you with the world, collaborating with others, challenging you to think in new ways, and providing you with a supportive environment in which you can thrive. This course is taught in a professional studio setting, helping you gain industry standard skills. You learn through a combination of self-directed study, group work and set project briefs. This means you can develop your skills while working with practitioners from a variety of disciplines. You also take part in live projects, giving you the chance to apply your skills in a professional setting and gain valuable feedback, exposure and networking opportunities. You learn through
  • lectures, seminars and tutorials
  • live briefs and real projects
  • group work and collaborative study
**Applied learning Live Projects** Live projects are a key part of the course, giving you the chance to network with industry and produce distinctive immersive arts products to a professional standard. There is often the opportunity for this work to be published and exhibited, helping to strengthen your portfolio. Networking Opportunities You benefit from a programme of guest speakers and networking events throughout the year. The Media Arts and Communications Pathways event brings together industry professionals from a wide range of areas in the creative sector. This means you can gain insight into current industry practice and make connections with industry and arts organisations. You’ll also have the opportunity to engage with established digital arts festivals and events, arts venues and galleries.


Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. Modules studied may differ depending on when you start your course. Compulsory modules Creative Media Masters Project 60 Creative Media Professional Practice Project 30 Creative Media Research And Development Proposal 30 Immersive Arts Project 30 Immersive Digital Technologies 30

Assessment method

Coursework Practical

Entry requirements

Normally an undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above, in a related field. If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.

English language requirements

If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Currently applications for the September 2022 start of this course are only open to home students. Please see our online prospectus for further details. Please refer to our website for up-to-date information on costs and fees for both full-time and part-time postgraduate study options:
Immersive Arts at Sheffield Hallam University - UCAS