As a student with a first degree in a discipline other than a technically-based media subject, you will learn to operate digital equipment and manipulate data to produce finished products for the creative industries.Digital Media Production at Oxford Brookes University covers video and audio production, computer graphics and animation, and the making of interactive products for distribution via new media platforms, as well as the longer established media of television, video and audio. You will work on the award-winning Brookes TV, making and producing broadcasts. There are also opportunities to work on live projects for external clients, producing promotional materials, a fast expanding area of employment.
The course will enhance your career prospects and will offer you the opportunity to acquire the skills needed to work in the media industry.
Why choose this course?
While studying on the MSc in Digital Media Production, you will:
A feature of this programme at Brookes is that it is open to students from any academic background. Students join us from first studies in areas such as arts, literature, business, computing and engineering, among others.
The course is structured around three time periods: Semester 1 runs from September to December, Semester 2 from January to May, and the summer period runs through until the end of September.
To qualify for a master’s degree you must pass all taught modules and the dissertation, together with the research and study methods module. The outline content of these modules is as follows:
The course benefits from the rigorous validation and review processes at the University, and the external examiners are very positive about the course.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
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You should normally hold a first degree equivalent to at least a British lower second class bachelor’s degree in any discipline other than those very closely related to media technology. If you have relevant professional qualifications or work experience you can also be considered.
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