Digital Media Technology

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

– We have extensive media and games labs and studios where you can work on MFX, VFX as well as VR and AR projects in the Centre for Augmented and Virtual Environments (CAVE).

– You’ll build a strong portfolio to showcase your work to employers in the industry.

– There are opportunities for industry visits in central London, home to many digital media and top creative companies.

**About this course**

Digital media defi nes our times and helps shape our lives. This course will help prepare you for a career in this exciting, ever-changing sector.

You’ll gain an understanding of the fundamentals of media, 2D and 3D computer graphics, programming, motion graphics, UX design and visual eff ects.

You’ll create sophisticated media-based products, such as animations, moving graphics, compositing, 3D modelling, texturing, lighting, interactive web content and fi lming. Through option modules, you’ll be able to pursue your chosen specialism.

Course Modules

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

Year 1: CI4001 - Introduction to Digital Media, CI4002 - Computer Generated Imagery, CI4450 - Professional Environments 1, CI4105 - Programming 1: Thinking like a Programmer.

Year 2: CI5001 - Digital Motion Graphics and Compositing, CI5002 - Multimedia Authoring and Design, CI5450 - Professional Environments 2, CI5003 - Modelling and Animation, CI5330 - User Centred Design, CI5320 - Database-Driven Application Development.

Year 3 core modules: CI6001 - Visual Effects, CI6100 - Individual Project.

Year 3 optional modules: CI6535 - Game and Media Creation Processes, CI6330 - Mobile Application Development, CI6315 - User Experience Design Thinking, CI6415 - Digital Entrepreneurship.

Start Date


Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees