Taught course

Interactive Media

University of Limerick · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

A primary degree in any subject area, with first or second class honours. A satisfactory interview and a review of the candidates portfolio.

Months of entry


Course content

Modules include:
Semester 1
Foundations of Interactive Media, Interactive Media in Society, Interactive Media Project/Workshop 1, Acoustics and Psychoacoustics, MIDI and Studio Recording, Programming Language 1, Digital Sound Synthesis.

Semester 2
Principles of Interactive Media Design Professional Issues in Interactive Media, Interactive Media Project/Workshop 2, Interactive Media in Public Spaces, Programming Music Systems, Market and Enterprise Planning, Operating Systems.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet one of the Universities English Language Requirements. Please visit http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/non-european-applicants for the list of requirements

Fees and funding

The University of Limerick is offering 10 taught postgraduate scholarships to potential applicants for the 2014/15 academic year. The value of each scholarship is €2,000. The successful candidates will receive the scholarship in the form of a reduced fee. The Scholarships will be allocated by the faculties on the basis of financial need and personal statement from the applicants. Please visit our website for more information on how to apply.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Dr Cristiano Storni