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Eligible for Welsh Government Master's Bursaries
Swansea University

Digital Media, MA

Swansea University
In Singleton Park

£7,200
+ VAT
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Important information

Typology Master
Location Singleton park (Wales)
Start Different dates available
  • Master
  • Singleton park (Wales)
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

The course is split across the year. You will take three modules in each academic semester (a total of six modules) and then complete a dissertation over the summer. The dissertation component allows you to write a 16,000 word dissertation, which will draw on issues and themes developed throughout the year.

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Where and when
Starts Location
Different dates available
Singleton Park
University Of Wales Swansea, SA2 8PP, Swansea, Wales
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Singleton Park
University Of Wales Swansea, SA2 8PP, Swansea, Wales
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Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

The typical entry requirement is a first degree in a relevant discipline, normally a lower second (average 55 per cent) or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

Opinions

4.0
Course rating
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Recommended
4.6
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Centre rating

Reviews on this course

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Paul Max
4.0 07/04/2018
What I would highlight: It was not at all accepted for seaking cheap publicity, disgusting and not worth it.
What could be improved: It was great.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Achievements for this centre

2018

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What you'll learn on the course

Politics
Branding
Digital Editing
Digital Photography
Digital Animation
Digital Imaging
Communication Training
Media
Digital Film Making
Digital electronics development

Course programme

Modules

Disclaimer: Module selection options may change.

MA 1 Year Full-time

Year 1 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters / PGDip / PGCert

Students choose 120 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules

None found.

Optional Modules

Compulsory Modules

Choose Exactly 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : You must select all three compulsory modules below

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMSDM01Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20The Digital RevolutionMSDM03Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20The Digital Edge: Contemporary Issues and TrendsMS-M11Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20MA Project and Dissertation Preparation

AND

Optional modules

Choose Exactly 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : Select two modules in teaching block 1 Select one module in teaching block 2

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMSDM04Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20The Business and Politics of Digital MediaMSJM01Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20Global Media.MSJM03Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Comparative JournalismMS-M00Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20Professional and Promotional WritingMS-M09Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Visual Communication and Media DesignMS-M12Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Online JournalismMS-M13Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20PR, Branding and Promotion

Year 2 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters Dissertation

Students choose 60 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules

None found.

Optional Modules

Dissertation

Choose Exactly 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : students who successfully complete Part-1 progress to take the Part-2 module below

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMS-M10Semester 3 (Summer Taught)60Dissertation

MA 3 Year Part-time

Year 1 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters / PGDip / PGCert

Students choose 60 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules

None found.

Optional Modules

Compulsory Modules

Choose Maximum Of 40 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : You must take both modules below in either year 1 or year 2.

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMSDM01Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20The Digital RevolutionMSDM03Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20The Digital Edge: Contemporary Issues and Trends

AND

Optional modules

Choose Maximum Of 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : Select sufficent modules to give you a total of three modules overall in year one.

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMSDM04Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20The Business and Politics of Digital MediaMSJM01Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20Global MediaMSJM03Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Comparative JournalismMS-M00Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20Professional and Promotional WritingMS-M09Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Visual Communication and Media DesignMS-M12Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Online JournalismMS-M13Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20PR, Branding and Promotion

Year 2 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters / PGDip / PGCert

Students choose 60 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules

None found.

Optional Modules

Compulsory Modules

Choose Maximum Of 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : MS-M11 is compulosry in Year 2. You must also Select those modules which you have not yet studied in year 1.

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMSDM01Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20The Digital RevolutionMSDM03Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20The Digital Edge: Contemporary Issues and TrendsMS-M11Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20MA Project and Dissertation Preparation

AND

Optional modules

Choose Maximum Of 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : Select sufficent modules to give you a total of three modules overall in year two. You must not select modules already completed in year 1.

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMSDM04Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20The Business and Politics of Digital MediaMSJM01Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20Global Media.MSJM03Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Comparative Journalism.MS-M00Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)20Professional and Promotional WritingMS-M09Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Visual Communication and Media DesignMS-M12Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Online JournalismMS-M13Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20PR, Branding and Promotion

Year 3 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters Dissertation

Students choose 60 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules

None found.

Optional Modules

MA Digital Media - DISSERTATION

Choose Exactly 60 credits from the following Modules:

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidanceMS-M10Semester 3 (Summer Taught)60Dissertation

Additional information

Tuition fees

Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.

You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

International students and part-time study: If you require a Tier 4 student visa you must be studying full-time. If you are in the UK under a different visa category, it may be possible for you to study part-time. Please see our part-time study and visas page for more information.

Current students: You can find furTuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.

You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

International students and part-time study: If you require a Tier 4 student visa you must be studying full-time. If you are in the UK under a different visa category, it may be possible for you to study part-time. Please see our part-time study and visas page for more information.

Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.ther information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

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