The MSc in Multimedia focuses on the design, content provision and creative authoring of interactive digital media (multimedia) products, services and new media artworks. Combining both practice-based and theory-based learning, the programme addresses how new digital tools, emerging technologies and networks are central to the production and distribution of all media genres and information formats, in the media, the creative and commercial sectors, and in everyday social and cultural life internationally.
To provide students from a range of undergraduate and skills' backgrounds with an effective learning environment with respect to digital media technologies and content creation.
To develop the core technical skills required in the application of industry-standard new media tools.
To develop the creative and technical skills in the design, editorial, authoring skills and communication competencies required for the appropriate application/use of multimedia technologies in the production of content, products and services.
Why should I choose DCU?
The world of interactive multimedia is constantly changing and, as the first degree of its kind in Ireland, the MSc in Multimedia continues to evolve with it. With its creative and innovative approach and experienced range of lecturers and professional practitioners, the MSc in Multimedia has a consistent record of producing top graduates who have the expertise, creativity and versatility to succeed in numerous careers.
The programme is distinct in its approach to multimedia education.
A creative and student-centered supportive learning environment
The 'learn by doing' philosophy inspires excellence, innovation and professionalism.
The availability of cutting-edge technical resources and equipment.
A dedicated teaching staff comprising both professional practitioners and academics.
A track record of success by students in international competitions and exhibitions