Masters | Postgraduate Course - Interactive Digital Media MA, MSc Course Details within Ravensbourne University London

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Interactive Digital Media MA, MSc

Study Details

MA/MSc 1 year full time/ 2 years part time

This course creates designers with the potential to innovate and influence interaction design practice.

This MA/MSc Interactive Digital Media is of particular relevance to you as a practitioner or designer who wishes to develop and refine your practice in interaction design, installation, projection mapping, digital games and user-centred product design.

You will be encouraged to work with technology experimentally, creatively and collaboratively, and to apply emerging and existing technology in new and novel ways through personal fabrication, research and the experimental application. You will also have hands-on experience creating for Android, BlackBerry, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Playstation 3, Xbox, and websites. The course will provide skills in the relevant multimedia software, 3D graphics software, game engines/modelling packages such as Unity, UdK, 3D Studio Max and Maya. You will understand code, create electronic and physical interfaces and the course encourages the use of low level C# and C++, JavaScript, HTML or Python.

Module details

  • Unit 1: Technology Issues 
  • Unit 2: Research Process
  • Unit 3: Business and Innovation
  • Unit 4: Concept and Prototyping
  • Unit 5: Major project

Entry Requirements

First or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent non-UK qualifications) in a relevant subject, or an equivalent professional qualification in a related subject area.

If you are applying directly from an undergraduate degree course without experience or professional practice you must be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of your chosen subject area.