Taught course

Interactive Digital Media

Ravensbourne · Ravensbourne

Entry requirements

We welcome applications from prospective students with either: - A degree in a related discipline at 2:1 or above; - An equivalent recognised international qualification in a related discipline. Candidates without standard qualifications may also be considered on the basis of their experience, provided they can demonstrate the ability to benefit from and succeed on the course. Applicants will be asked to submit a portfolio, showreel (unless they are applying for the MDes programme) or other examples of creative or technical practice. All applicants who meet the entry criteria will be invited for interview. Skype interviews are held for postgraduate applicants unable to attend an interview in person. We give equal consideration to all applications.

Months of entry


Course content

This course creates designers with the potential to innovate and influence interaction design practice.

You will be in a position to take responsible roles such as production supervisor, technical director, lead or assistant programmer, user-experience designer, producer or freelance consultant.

Interactive Digital Media is of particular relevance to you as a practitioner or designer if you want to develop your practice in interaction design, installation, projection mapping, digital games and user-centred product design. You will be encouraged to work with technology experimentally, creatively and collaboratively, and to apply emerging and existing technology in new and novel ways. You will also have hands-on experience creating for Android, iPad, iPhone, Playstation 3, Xbox, and websites.

The course will provide skills in the relevant multimedia software, 3D graphics software, game engines and modelling packages such as Unity, UdK, 3D Studio Max or Maya. You will understand code, create electronic and physical interfaces and the course encourages the use of low level C# and C++, JavaScript, HTML or Python.

Information for international students

Non-EU/EEA students must meet the UKVI and Ravensbourne's English language requirements relevant to their course. All non-EU/EEA students must also provide: - Educational qualifications equivalent to the required UK qualification; - Educational reference(s) - Personal statement - Passport photo page - Portfolio files - Completed application form

Fees and funding

UK students
International students


Details on available financial support can be found by visiting our website and searching for 'Financial Support'.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+ 44 (0)20 3040 3673