London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This course is for anybody who want to develop the skills needed to work in a variety of exciting careers after graduating, from animation and app development to video editing or graphic design.

Course Modules

Year 1: the still image; video contexts; the animated image; web perspectives. Year 2: image and interaction; moving image production; the creative brief: digital media; collaborative project: digital media; critical theories of digital media; critical code. Year 3: professional practice in media arts; digital media project: prototype; digital media project: production (double module).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 104-112
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) M2
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma D*D*
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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77% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 66%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 86%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 75%

£18,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

65% Go on to work and/or study

In work 50
Studying 15
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 25
Unknown 10

23% Total study time lectures

Total Coursework: 58%

Total Practical: 42%

£4,480 - £5,226
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,940 - £6,396
Typical cost of private accommodation