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Digital Media BSc (Hons)
Digital Media BSc (Hons)

Digital Media BSc (Hons)

  • ID:RGU440203
  • Level:2-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • The requirements are a HND Computing: Software Development or a similar Computing with Software Development diploma award.

English requirements

  • Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.0 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent.

Course Information

At Robert Gordon University, the Digital Media degree is a two-year top up programme that leads to an Honours degree for those with a relevant HND. Develop and enhance your creative design skills and high-level technical ability, so you can make an impact in an exciting and rapidly evolving industry.

The course will provide you with the knowledge and practical skills to develop a client brief from design concept to practical implementation.

The four main themes of design, user interaction, web and programming run throughout the course, and are underpinned by technical and professional skills to increase your employability.

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Stage 1, Semester 1,

  •   CM1101,   Computing Information Systems, ,

  •   CM1102,   Problem Solving and Modelling, ,

  •   CM1107,   Introduction to Computing for Digital Media, ,

  •   CM1108,   Creative Design, ,

Stage 1, Semester 2, ,

  •   CM1102,   Problem Solving and Modelling, , ,

  •   CM1105,   Digital Graphics Techniques, , ,

  •   CM1107,   Introduction to Computing for Digital Media, , ,

Stage 2, Semester 1

  •   CM2104,   Dynamic Web Development

  •   CM2112,   Real World Projects and Professional Skills

  •   CM2114,   2D Animation

  •   CM3127,   Interactive 2D Scripting

Stage 2, Semester 2,

  •   CM2101,   Database Systems,

  •   CM2104,   Dynamic Web Development,

  •   CM2113,   Design Principles and Context,

  •   CM2114,   2D Animation,

Stage 2, Semester 3,

  •   CM2105,   Industrial Work Placement,

  •   CM2108,   Erasmus Work Placement,

  •   CM2109,   Erasmus Study Abroad,

Stage 3, Semester 1

  •   CM2104,   Dynamic Web Development

  •   CM3112,   3D Modelling

  •   CM3119,   Multimedia Component Design

  •   CM3127,   Interactive 2D Scripting

  •   CM3128,   Design Principles in Composition

  •   CM3130,   Interdisciplinary Team Project

Stage 3, Semester 2,

  •   CM2104,   Dynamic Web Development,

  •   CM3114,   User Centred Design,

  •   CM3129,   3D Character Animation,

  •   CM3131,   Mobile Application Design and Development,

  •   CM3132,   Research Methods,

Stage 3, Semester 3,

  •   CM2105,   Industrial Work Placement,

  •   CM2108,   Erasmus Work Placement,

  •   CM2109,   Erasmus Study Abroad,

Stage 4, Semester 1,

  •   CM4105,   Honours Individual Project, ,

  •   CM4114,   Games Development, ,

  •   CM4123,   Dynamic Media Development, ,

  •   CM4125,   Data Visualisation, ,

Stage 4, Semester 2, ,

  •   CM4105,   Honours Individual Project, , ,

  •   CM4110,   Human Computer Interaction, , ,

  •   CM4113,   Audio and Visual Production, , ,

  •   CM4124,   Immersive Technology, , ,

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

The skills you will gain in this course will equip you for employment in many different areas, including the games and film industries, training and education, data visualisation, advertising agencies, social media, mobile application and website development.

A wide range of opportunities exist in designing and developing software, and producing multimedia across the digital media sector.

Locally, there are a range of opportunities in the oil and gas industry, for example in simulating potential rig or subsea activities.


Previous BSc Digital Media have gone on to pursue the following careers:

  • Graduate User Experience Designer

  • eContent Developer

  • Animation Intern

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 624GBP/ per year

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