University of Roehampton

Digital Media (extended degree) University of Roehampton Degree level: Undergraduate

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Our BA Digital Media programme will immerse you in one of the fastest growing sectors of the creative industry, and equip you with the valuable skills, knowledge and experience needed for a career in the digital and new media.

The extended degree programmes include a foundation year, which will provide you with a sound introduction to key elements needed for studying Digital Media at degree level. Our extended degree programme will provide you with a thorough and supportive academic preparation for study. The foundation year is carefully designed to build confidence in your abilities, develop essential academic and study skills, and provide you with the subject specific knowledge essential for success.

Our innovative programme will shape you into a digital media professional who can design cross-platform digital communication products such as digital campaigns, websites, mobile apps and games, and immersive and interactive experiences in a variety of contexts.

A degree for industry

BA Digital Media is shaped by the demands and requirements of the digital media industry, providing students with an innovative learning experience that is directly relevant to the sector.

You will be at the forefront of technically driven creation, learning how to create graphic and interactive interfaces, and plan and design immersive digital experiences. You will be taught how to use digital methods and techniques to research digital audiences; how to design and manage online advertising and campaigns; how to develop digital products using a wide range of platforms and professional tools such as motion and web graphics, non-linear story-telling, design for multimedia, UX and game design; and how to use industry standard software such as Adobe Creative Cloud and various game engines. You will also be given the opportunity to learn how to code in Java and HTML

Your career

This course is designed with your future employability at its heart. You'll be encouraged to apply your skills through a work placement in your third year, where you will gain first hand, practical experience that will enhance your CV. You will also work on practical projects which can vary from developing an online advertising campaign, to developing a mobile app, depending on the pathway you choose.

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code W212
Institution code R48
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.roehampton.ac.uk/applying/undergraduate-entry-requirements/

English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
Cambridge English Advanced C grade C in tests prior to 2015 with no less than 'weak' in any band
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band
PTE Academic 51.0 with no less than 51 in any band
TOEFL (iBT) 80.0 with the following minimum scores: Reading: 18 Writing: 17 Listening: 17 Speaking: 20

We may accept other high school English qualifications if you are applying for an undergraduate degree. Please contact us at admissions@roehampton.ac.uk to clarify.

English Language requirements

https://www.roehampton.ac.uk/international/entry-requirements/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £13,000 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Costs for 2017 entry.

Provider information

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University of Roehampton
Erasmus House
Roehampton Lane
Wandsworth
SW15 5PU


Course contact details

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