University of Kent

Degree level: Undergraduate

Digital Design with a Year in Industry (4 years)

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Course summary

Showcase your talents and gain the expertise you need to work in the creative industries. Our Digital Design with a Year in Industry degree provides you with practical and theoretical expertise in digital design, equipping you with skills sought after by employers. The course is taught by a team of experts and industry professionals in the areas of 3D production, online design, immersive experiences, interactive applications and human-computer interaction. Why study Digital Design at Kent:

  • You can experiment with cutting edge technology to create life-like experiences using virtual and augmented realities
  • We teach with industry standard software, which is required by the biggest employers across the industry
  • You’ll make invaluable contacts through our events with specialist industry guest speakers
  • We have worked with industry practitioners including The Walt Disney Company and Warner Bros.
Course details During this course you will develop your design and technical skills allowing you to showcase your creativity. The course will explore the different aspects of digital design, including content creation, 3D design, virtual environments and design thinking. As you move through the degree you will go onto explore 3D production and simulation, online design, virtual and mixed realities and interactive environments, whilst preparing you for an exciting and fulfilling career in the creative industries. In your final year you undertake a major project based on your own interests and career aspirations – this could be an interactive or immersive experience, 3D project, or web-based application. Year in Industry The year in industry, which takes place between your second and final years of study, provides an excellent opportunity to gain valuable work experience that can give you the edge when it comes to seeking employment after you graduate. For more information, please visit our website.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W287
Institution code:
K24
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Direct entry into Year 2 of this programme is considered on a case by case basis.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

Applicants should have grade C or 4 in English Language GCSE or a suitable equivalent level qualification.

Please visit our website for further information:

https://www.kent.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/how-to-apply/english-language-requirements.html


Unistats information

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76%
Student satisfaction
76%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
92%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

All fees for 2023/24 are to be confirmed. Please see the programme page at www.kent.ac.uk for further information on fees and funding options.
Digital Design with a Year in Industry (4 years) at University of Kent - UCAS