Taught course

Digital Design

Institution
Southampton Solent University · School of Media Arts and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Honours degree in any discipline or extensive industrial experience in this area. Applicants should be able to show an interest in learning web design and development technologies. Qualifications equivalent to the above may also be considered – contact the University for further information.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Are you passionate about the web? Would you like to help businesses reach and implement creative online solutions? Southampton Solent University’s MSc Digital Design programme teaches students a wide range of industry relevant skills including user experience design, front-end web development and digital marketing.

As a conversion course, this master’s degree is well suited to students from diverse academic backgrounds. The course will help you to develop sought-after digital skills and prepare you for a range of careers after graduation.

Students are also able to tailor the course to their own personal career ambitions through a research project. Many use this piece of work to springboard the start of their career or a further research study.

Students are supported to gain a range of transferable skills throughout the course. These include project management, critical thinking, organisation and presentation skills. The professional issues and practise unit helps prepare students for the workplace by looking at the wider computing industry and the contexts in which digital skills can be used most effectively.

Learning is aided by a range of industry standard equipment. Facilities include high-spec computer labs, device testing labs and a usability lab with eye tracking facilities.

Information for international students

IELTS minimum 6.5 overall with minimum of 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening and speaking. TOEFL IBT 92 with minimum of 22 in writing and a minimum of 19 in reading, listening and speaking - TOEFL is only valid for EU students or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries team
Email
ask@solent.ac.uk
Phone
023 8201 3039