University of Westminster

Course Introduction

The course explores the key multimedia principles, theories and concepts, as well as exposing students to the industry standard languages and tools including Flash, HTML, AJAX, After Effects and Xcode. Students examine a number of areas, including human computer interaction and the user experience, project management, web development, scripting for interactivity, and analytics.

Course Modules

Core modules: multimedia management; multimedia scripting for interactivity; project; research methods and professional practice; user'centered interface design. Option modules: digital editing and motion graphics; iphone application development; mobile application development; pervasive computing and interactive systems; web development; web marketing and analytics; 3d animation; 3d graphics.

Course Additional Entry

A Honours degree (2.2 or above) or equivalent in a related discipline such as graphic design, computer science, digital imaging or journalism. Applications from candidates with relevant work experience, or already employed in the sector are welcomed. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Block Release
MA (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £13,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,450  Credit module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,000  Credit module. First year home fees