Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Leeds Beckett University (formerly Leeds Metropolitan University)

Creative Technology (Taught)

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Course summary

Develop your specialism within creative technology on this flexible master’s course. You’ll hone your ability to work collaboratively with like-minded professionals. Companies are often formed within the creative and media industries when talented individuals come together. You’ll develop strong teamworking skills on this master’s course to ensure you’re prepared for collaborative working. On this course, you’ll:

  • Gain a broad overview of creative technology while you develop expertise in your area of interest
  • Choose to specialise in a topic such as emerging 3D computer animation techniques, post-production special visual effects or innovative photographic visual effects technologies
  • Develop your specialist skills and knowledge of digital technology
  • Study in our inspiring learning environment, which includes a chroma-key and motion capture studio and a suite of high-quality professional music studios
Find out more Take a professional perspective You’ll gain insight from visiting speakers sharing their professional experiences. We have a range of links with:
  • Local and national music organisations
  • Arts and festival organisations
  • Animation, games and visual effects companies
Develop a specialist skillset Creative technology is a unique combination of technical innovation and visual creativity. This course is delivered by a skilled group of artists, musicians, designers and technologists, and we pride ourselves on the diversity of our delivery. Why study Creative Technology at Leeds Beckett University...
  • Guest speakers – learn from industry speakers in the music and film industries
  • Build your network – we have links with local and national music, arts, and festival organisations, plus animation, games and visual effects companies
  • Flexible learning - develop a broad overview of creative technology while specialising in an area of your choice
  • Leeds School of Arts – study in one of the largest university arts communities in the north


Core Modules:

  • Experience Design
  • Technologies Practice
  • Research Practice
  • Industry Analysis
  • Industry Portfolio
  • Project Management
- Dissertation / Final Project

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Broadcast Media technology, Computer Animation, Computing, Creative Media Technology, Digital Journalism, Games Design or Digital Arts, at least a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or be an experienced practitioner who is able to demonstrate a significant understanding of skills and workings of the Creative Technology sector. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Please see www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk for fee information.
Creative Technology at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS