Falmouth University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Digital Media

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Course summary

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A two-year Foundation Degree influenced by, and a product of, the emerging practices and technologies of the Digital Design & Arts Industries. In Partnership with Falmouth University, this multi-disciplined course fosters collaboration and experimentation, fusing traditional and digital media to shape new forms of communication. The course is designed to enable you to acquire new and emerging digital media skills. You will be based in a collaborative digital media studio; a place to share and formulate emerging ideas and application of traditional and future technologies. Highly motivated staff, with a passion to support innovative learning, will encourage risk taking and experimentation at all stages of the creative process, and support the application of skills to new and emerging markets and contexts. We regret that this course is not available to international (non-EU) applicants who would require a Tier 4 Student Visa

Course details

Modules

Year 1: Building the foundations of your professional development through experimentation, problem solving skills, methods, techniques and applied solutions are at the heart of the first year. Creative application of Digital Media in the sphere of both the Arts and Design, enables you to demonstrate the levels of achievement your future educational or professional career demands of you. Lectures and seminars build up an understanding of the cultural, critical and industrial context of your practice. Year 2: We encourage you to focus on your areas of interest as well as studying the more advanced problem-solving and technical skills development. We acknowledge the convergence of many aspects of Digital Design and Arts contemporary and future practice. Hybridity is integral to the production of innovative new forms of creative digital output. You will develop an individual portfolio of work in DTM230 Realisation and DTM250 Professional Portfolio that expresses your own creative practice.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
T348
Institution code:
F33
Campus name:
Bodmin College
Campus code:
B

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We regret that this course is not available to international (non-EU) applicants who would require a Tier 4 Student Visa. If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate English language skills that are sufficiently developed for successful completion of your studies. We accept a range of recognised English language qualifications that are equivalent to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic minimum score of 6.0 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening. Through the award of international scholarships, we aim to support academic enrichment by encouraging diversity and excellence at Falmouth. For details of our international scholarships, and how to apply for them, please visit our website at www.falmouth.ac.uk

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

If you are able to demonstrate relevant, current, equivalent experience instead of formal qualifications, we encourage you to apply. Please contact our Applicant Services team before applying, for advice regarding your individual experience and eligibility. If you are an International applicant and require a Tier 4 student visa to study in the UK, you must take an approved Secure English Language Test (SELT) to fulfil government visa requirements, or have a recognised language test approved and vouched for by the University. Our Applicant Services team can help you with any general questions you may have about study visas or suitable language tests. For more specific advice, we recommend you also consult UKCISA http://www.ukcisa.org.uk/.

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio

Interview


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6An (IELTS) Academic minimum score of 6.0 overall is required, with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening
Trinity ISEA minimum of Trinity ISE II with Distinction in all four components is required.
Cambridge English AdvancedLevel B2A minimum on the Cambridge English scale of 169 is required
PTE Academic55A minimum score in the Pearson Academic Test of English of 55 overall is required, with a minimum of 51 in all four components.

If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate English language skills that are sufficiently developed for successful completion of your studies. We accept a range of recognised English language qualifications that are equivalent to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic minimum score of 6.0 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening

English language support at Falmouth

https://www.falmouth.ac.uk/international/english-language-support


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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6700 Year 1
International £6700 Year 1
England £6700 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6700 Year 1
Scotland £6700 Year 1
Wales £6700 Year 1
Channel Islands £6700 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Digital Media at Falmouth University - UCAS